mapIT has embraced a spirit of collaboration rather than competition to become the premier supplier of spatial data through our Licensed Business Partner Programme.
Our Licensed Business Partners have unfettered access to our highly accurate mapping data, allowing them to provide innovative location-based applications and services to their clients.
They use map data supplied by mapIT to create applications and solutions, or on-sell this data to new users where required. This symbiotic relationship allows our partners to focus on their core business activities.
We welcome enquiries about this innovative programme from prospective partners. To find out how our spatial data can drive your location-based solutions, please contact us.
As the leading supplier of spatial data in Africa, mapIT has signed Licensed Business Partner agreements with the following companies:
mapIT's exclusive distribution with foremost LBS provider, deCarta. deCarta is the leading independent enabler of location-based services for mobile network operators, mobile device OEMs and local media companies. deCarta's technology includes an industry-leading LBS platform, white-label applications, APIs, a local search engine and content indexing; these power many leading applications for mapping, navigation, local search, mobile advertising, social networking and enterprise.
AfricaScope is unique in that it brings together a team of reputable, experienced and professional business analysts that provide access to a distinct set of research approaches and market sectors in South Africa and Africa. Over the past decade their members have participated in some of the most important projects undertaken in South Africa and on the African continent. Using mapIT's data is critically important for AfricaScope in requiring accessibility modelling to optimally locate government services and shopping centres and retail outlets in the private sector.
Aspire Solutions specializes in the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and other geo-spatial technologies in developing client solutions. Aspire Solutions strive to assist their clients in identifying and exploring ways in which these technologies can improve businesses, to help find sound solutions for particular needs and to supply these with solutions.
Boost Communications delivers technology and services for mobile first marketing and mobile advertising, helping brands, advertisers and publishers mobilise web and monetise mobile.
We have offices in London, Dubai, Johannesburg, Oslo and Trondheim, and clients and partners throughout the world. With extensive experience from emerging and developed markets we accelerate the growth of mobile.
Business Connexion is a black empowerment integrator of innovative business solutions based on information and communications technology (ICT). They run mission-critical ICT systems and manage products, services and solutions for a range of JSE listed and key public sector organisations, parastatals and medium-sized companies. Their unique Business Model represents their approach to configuring and integrating business solutions. Their solutions are designed to meet their clients' strategic and operational needs, which they develop and maintain. In order to deliver a world-class service they have developed strong relationships and attained top-level certification with many of the world's leading ICT suppliers.
Cellfind, formed in September 2003, is South Africa's leading location-based mobile services provider. Cellfind successfully launched the first GSM passive location-based service in Africa and the Southern hemisphere in February 2004. The company's look 4 me, look 4 help and look 4 me for business products were successfully introduced and launched by Vodacom in 2004.
Collaborit is a privately owned South African-based consultancy specialising in SAP Project Portfolio Management (PPM) and Enterprise Asset Management (EAM). Our partnership with SAP, the world's leader in collaborative business software, goes back to 1998 when we became one of the first SAP ASP partners in South Africa, specialising in small and midsize customers using template solutions.
EDGE Evolve strategic focus is to supply expertise, services, industry knowledgeable resources and successful South African software solutions to customers on the African continent. Multinational customers can therefore rely on the same ICT partner and software solutions throughout their African operations. The Edge Evolve focus on the telecommunications, retail, and government, medical and mining industries allows it to bring cross-industry solutions to market. Customers that have a mobile handset application that interacts with a retail, government or medical business application are examples of cross-industry solutions enabled by the telecommunications industry.
eWheels(Pty) Ltd is the official licensed partner of mapIT specifically tasked to commercially develop POIs in South Africa with the Put your business on the map service. The objective is to enrich the data contained in digital maps and continuously enhance the user experience.
Through location based marketing, advertisers have a unique opportunity to communicate their specific location - physical addresses and contact details - to customers (using selected GPS devices, certain map enabled cellular phones and Internet mapping applications.)
GeoTerraImage provides specialist skills in the use of remote sensing technology for geo-spatial information services in the areas of geo-data procurement (satellite images, aerial photography, DEM), image processing, land-use and land-cover mapping, natural resource management, urban and regional planning, precision farming, settlement-change-detection, telecommunication planning and geo-exploration.
Founded in 1989, GeoTerraImage is an independent consultancy company, composed of a dynamic group of dedicated and skilled professionals with experience in remote sensing, digital image analysis and related geo-spatial technologies.
GISCOE has been building spatially-enabled information systems in Africa since 1989. They have assembled a team of leading professionals in the GIS industry to provide integrated tailor-made, cost effective spatial products, services and solutions.
GISCOE produces data products such as digital ortho and ortho-rectified images, aerial photography, digital surface models, digital elevation models, geo-referenced topo-cadastral raster maps and numerous vector datasets.
GISCOE's client markets involve industry sectors such as mining and exploration, forestry, agriculture, water resources, electricity, water services, waste services telecommunications, property, and land information, amongst others.
Lightstone is a dynamic company providing advanced spatial and data-driven insights to a wide range of companies in various industries and sectors. Our extensive expertise in spatial data and statistical modelling allows us to provide both 'off-the-shelf' and bespoke solutions to streamline business processes and enable informed decision-making.
Lightstone was founded in 2005 to provide analytical solutions and products to a range of geographic dependent industries. The business is built around a core competence in analysis of a wide variety of data types, particularly in a spatial manner.
Lovell Johns is a leading mapping company providing cartographic, GIS and map services to the Public Sector, Publishers and all sizes of business.
Lovell Johns has 25 full time staff, of which 17 are production staff. The company has a very low rate of staff turnover and has a reputation for high quality work amongst its clients in many market sectors.
Based in Witney, Oxfordshire, the company is owned by South African media group Avusa Ltd, giving strong financial backing and access to additional cost effective development resources within the group that can be drawn upon at times of peak demand.
mapIT's exclusive distribution with leading provider of comprehensive indoor venue maps, Micello .Micello is the leading provider of comprehensive indoor venue maps for mapping and navigation companies, retailers, hospital groups, mobile carriers and application developers. We create the indoor venue maps and navigation content that powers locations based solutions around the world.
Open Spatial Solutions
Open Spatial Solutions specialises in the implementation of Spatial Solutions for National, Provincial and Local Government based on the OpenGIS standards where all spatial data is stored in Spatial Data Object format in Oracle.
We integrate spatial information with business information in order to provide a better decision-making platform by designing, developing and implementation of centralised, web-enabled management information systems. The company is dedicated to service excellence and customer care within the GIS industry.
PrimeThought Software Solutions
PrimeThought Software Solutions develop and provide enterprise spatial and technical solutions in many verticals including Mining, Logistics, GIS and Engineering. We concentrate on integration and service orientation to provide solutions that are open and standard.
PROSOURCE provides a suite of address data cleansing and address data enhancement products and services that enables companies to achieve the best possible results from their marketing and customer relationship management data.
Prosource is an accredited Postal Address Management Service Supplier (PAMSS) with the South African Post Office (SAPO).
QuarteX technologies offers services related to the integration of geographical information into businesses, mobile/cellular value added services for the general mobile user and the development of mobile, business applications, business process consulting, application development and open source solution implementation.
QuarteX technologies is a young, vibrant company, committed to providing excellent solutions through the innovative use of technology in the business process, geographical information and mobile arenas.
Ramani Geo Systems
Ramani Geo Systems aims to provide geospatial solutions, using the best people from the Corporate, NGO and Government sectors in Eastern Africa with the solutions their clients need that are profitable for Ramani and economic for their clients. Their vision is "Putting Africa on the Map".
SatNav East Africa
SatNav East Africa is Uganda's pioneer in Global Positioning System [GPS] technology and GPS based consumer electronics. Established in 2011, SatNav East Africa's independent geographical data of East Africa has built up a unique and impressive enhanced digital database, this being our primary proprietary resource for all our location based services.
The ST Group (Pty) Ltd
The ST Group (Pty) Ltd is a solutions company, focused on the delivery of location-based business intelligence value to our clients. The company's technology harnesses the power of location to deliver a competitive advantage to our clients in the shortest time and as cost-effectively as possible by using world-class software and technology. We are the Southern African software and data partner of American company, Pitney Bowes Business Insight (PBBI).
The ST Group strives to be the group of choice for providing Location Intelligence and Mobility solutions across the enterprise. We place high value on developing long-term relationships with all stakeholders including customers, employees, partners and principles. The group recognises the developing socio-economic infrastructure in South Africa and is committed to conducting allactivities with total integrity.
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