New ERDAS Distributor in Brazil

Norcross, Georgia, USA — ERDAS Inc. announces that Santiago & Cintra Consultoria is now the master distributor of ERDAS products and solutions to customers in Brazil. Based in São Paulo, S&C Consultoria is a joint venture between Santiago & Cintra Importação e Exportação Ltda and Intare Tecnologia e Informação Ltda.

S&C Consultoria is a provider of geo-IT consulting services and solutions for a broad range of industries, including government, oil and gas, forestry, agriculture, environment, telecommunication, utilities, mining, education and more.

“Providing consulting services throughout the Brazilian geospatial market, S&C Consultoria delivers professional solutions that meet the country’s information needs,” said Christopher Tucker, Senior Vice President, Americas and National Programs, ERDAS. “By partnering with S&C Consultoria, ERDAS is positioned to more strategically distribute our portfolio of solutions to this part of the world.”

“Committed to providing the best geo-IT solutions, we are delighted to add a number of ERDAS products to our offering,” said Eduardo Oliveira, President, S&C Consultoria. “These market leading products enable our customers to collect, exploit, manage and distribute vector, raster and image databases more efficiently.”

S&C Consultoria will provide local sales and support, including technical support, individual training, software customization and project consulting for a broad range of ERDAS’ remote sensing, photogrammetry, LIDAR, enterprise and visualization solutions, including ERDAS IMAGINE® and LPS.

“ERDAS’ solutions meet a number of Brazil’s geospatial market needs,” said Iara Musse Felix, Director, S&C Consultoria. “Utilizing ERDAS’ technology, our customers can transform the earth’s data into information management.”

“We are excited to have S&C Consultoria as our master distributor in Brazil,” said Jairo Linares, Latin America Regional Sales Manager, ERDAS. “S&C Consultoria brings experience and innovation to our Brazilian users, ensuring the most comprehensive support of our products and services.”

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ERDAS – The Earth to Business Company – helps organizations harness the information of the changing earth for greater advantage. ERDAS creates geospatial business systems that transform our earth’s data into business information, enabling individuals, businesses and public agencies to quickly access, manage, process and share that information from anywhere. Using secure geospatial information, ERDAS solutions improve employee, customer and partner visibility to information, enabling them to respond faster and collaborate better. It also means better decision-making, increased productivity and new revenue streams. ERDAS is a part of the Hexagon Group, Sweden. For more information about ERDAS or its products and services, please call +1 770 776 3400, toll free +1 866 534 2286, or visit