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Geospatial Technologies

Geospatial technologies are location-based services that help individuals visualize and analyze spatial data.  It includes a set of technological approaches, such as geospatial information systems (GIS), global positioning system and spatial databases, for acquiring and manipulating geographic data.


The IT Service Catalog details the geospatial services available to state agencies. Some services are also available to all commonwealth government organizations, all first responders, regional terrorism task forces, regional planning organizations, and K-12 schools and districts.   
Services include:
  • PA Map Gallery
  • TomTom Tools
  • Web Map Creation
  • Web Map Hosting
  • ArcGIS Desktop Tools
  • GIS Data Hosting
  • GIS Meta Data


For more information, contact OA Geospatial Services or 717.787.7878.