Dear Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council,

Can you please disclose information regarding the council’s use of GIS/Map software? This includes any software the council uses that allows for the distribution and/or use of GI/Map data over an intranet or the internet for use and consumption by staff and/or the public.
Specifically, can you disclose:

1. The name & provider of any GIS/Map software
2. The number & types of license held for each individual GIS or Map software
3. The price of the licenses held
4. The renewal date or contract length of the licenses held

For Example:
Software: ArcGIS - ESRI, Number of Licenses: 15, Price: £xxxx.xx, Renewal Date: 01.01.2019
Software: Map Info – Pitney Bowes, Number of Licenses: 12, Price: £xxxx.xx, Renewal Date: 01.01.2019

Can you also please disclose the number of any specific GIS staff within the council and their job titles?

For example:
Total Number of GIS Staff: 4 GIS staff
Job Titles: 1 x GIS Manager, 3 x GIS Officers

Yours faithfully,

Andrew Bennett

FOI, Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Requestor,   

RE: - Request For Information

Thank you for your request for information held by Rochdale Council which
was received by us on 19th February 2018 regarding GIS/Mapping Software.

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under the Freedom of Information Act.
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From: Andrew Bennett [mailto:[FOI #465603 email]]
Sent: 19 February 2018 09:42
To: FOI
Subject: Freedom of Information request - GIS/Mapping Software

 

Dear Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council,

 

Can you please disclose information regarding the council’s use of GIS/Map
software? This includes any software the council uses that allows for the
distribution and/or use of GI/Map data over an intranet or the internet
for use and consumption by staff and/or the public.

Specifically, can you disclose:

 

1.            The name & provider of any GIS/Map software

2.            The number & types of license held for each individual GIS
or Map software

3.            The price of the licenses held

4.            The renewal date or contract length of the licenses held

 

For Example:

Software: ArcGIS - ESRI, Number of Licenses: 15, Price: £xxxx.xx, Renewal
Date: 01.01.2019

Software: Map Info – Pitney Bowes, Number of Licenses: 12, Price:
£xxxx.xx, Renewal Date: 01.01.2019

 

Can you also please disclose the number of any specific GIS staff within
the council and their job titles?

 

For example:

Total Number of GIS Staff:           4 GIS staff

Job Titles:            1 x GIS Manager, 3 x GIS Officers

 

Yours faithfully,

 

Andrew Bennett

 

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Sarah Thorp, Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Andrew

 

Please find attached your response letter to your Freedom Of Information
Request 17432.

 

Regards

 

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