We have run queries against the Eircode Address Database (Quarter 3 2017) to establish the increase in total residential units in Ireland in 2017.  The figures are affected by new construction but also by the change of building use, e.g. a building changing from a...

Black Friday and Cyber Monday have become a global sensation over the past few years. For decades it has been a store-based American holiday and now, with the popularity of online shopping, it has taken over the world, with shoppers getting great deals from the...

I gave a keynote presentation at the GIS Ireland conference on November 15th. The plenary session was themed on Climate Change and I spoke about one aspect of that which is particularly impacting on Ireland: flooding. There is a large amount of capital expenditure by government...

One of the most useful tables in the Eircode Address Database is the ADMINISTRATIVE_INFO table.  You can determine if a building is in a Gaeltacht area, what Local Authority it's in, and its Townland.  Most usefully you can use it to link to the Census...

Wednesday 15th November, which was World GIS Day, saw the rescheduled GIS Ireland conference take place following its postponement in October due to Hurricane Ophelia. The irony of an event themed on Climate Change being postponed due to Climate Change was not lost on the conference...

  Plan, Optimise, Monitor and Market your Store Network Storecast 4.0, UK & Ireland latest version is coming out in Q1 2018, now incorporating three SAAS modules: Sentry – monitor your store network, competitor network, and changes in omnichannel trading patterns vs target performance. Builder – design and rightsize...

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  Empowering Data-Driven Underwriting Decisions The recognition of being the No. 1 provider of underwriting mapping software in Ireland comes with responsibility, which is why we aim to improve the usability of our software continuously based on feedback. Perilfinder 2.0 version was released earlier this year and...

There is quite a lot of support available for MapInfo and other software from Pitney Bowes across the internet, from YouTube videos to discussion forums and even regional user groups such as this one. However finding the answer to your question hasn’t always been as...

The latest release of Perilfinder, version 3.0, is out now. The focus of this release was to make the interface and reporting simpler, faster and smarter. So, what’s new in Perilfinder 3.0? Reports Dashboard The new reports dashboard gives you an overview of your book of data...