Edge-Pro for Information Systems now Official ERDAS APOLLO Distributor in Egypt

Norcross, GA — ERDAS Inc. announces that Edge-Pro for Information Systems is now the official distributor for the ERDAS APOLLO suite of products in Egypt.  Beginning September 1, 2010, Edge-Pro became ERDAS’ only provider of sales and technical support, product training and customization, and consulting for ERDAS APOLLO in that territory.

Edge-Pro for Information Systems, a leading GIS technology company headquartered in Cairo, offers software solutions and services for GIS and remote sensing, emergency management information systems, fleet management systems and three-dimensional surface representation.

ERDAS APOLLO is the market leading geospatial solution for managing and delivering imagery. ERDAS APOLLO consistently delivers more data, quicker, using less hardware than other image serving products. An interoperable OGC/ISO based solution, ERDAS APOLLO also easily delivers feature data, terrain and virtually any digital object in an enterprise. Available in three product tiers, ERDAS APOLLO suits a wide spectrum of organizations – from those needing a very low-cost, remarkably fast image server to organizations requiring a comprehensive data management system. ERDAS APOLLO ensures unprecedented performance even when handling the largest data archives.

"Edge-Pro for Information Systems has earned a reputation for delivering superior software and service solutions,” said Ahmed El Ghawaby, CEO, Edge-Pro for Information Systems. “By adding ERDAS APOLLO to our portfolio, our solutions can now include a premium data management and delivery product so our customers can organize and serve their data with unrivaled speed.”

“ERDAS is extremely pleased to partner with Edge-Pro for Information Systems,” said Martin Ehrhardt, EMEA Vice President, ERDAS. “Since its establishment, Edge-Pro has garnered an impressive record of successful projects and is widely respected for its commitment to customers. We are proud to offer ERDAS APOLLO through an outstanding company with innate understanding of the valued Egyptian and Arabic markets, and we look forward to great things from this partnership.”

To learn more about how Edge-Pro for Information Systems can help you efficiently manage and deliver data with ERDAS APOLLO, please call  +20 2 24154654 or visit www.edge-pro.com.

For more information about ERDAS or its products and services, please call +1 770 776 3400, toll free +1 877 GO ERDAS, or visit www.erdas.com.

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. Welcome to ERDAS: a trusted name, with a new energy, and a new vision. Earth to business starts here.