MapCast

 

Access a base layer of aerial imagery and elevation contours served directly into your desktop CAD or GIS software.

Bandwidth sharing lets everyone on your team benefit. No need to store, manage or process vast datasets when using MapCast.

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Connect to FBS's aerial imagery and data collection through your desktop CAD or GIS software.

CONNECT

Connect to FBS‘s aerial imagery and data collection through your desktop CAD or GIS software.

Load a map-scaled photo mosaic base layer covering Southern Ontario with stunning detail.

DISPLAY

Load a map-scaled photo mosaic base layer covering Southern Ontario with stunning detail.

Gain new insights by viewing your data in context with the surrounding area over a highly detailed image.

ANALYZE

Gain new insights by viewing your data in context with the surrounding area over a highly detailed image.

EXPLORE

Go back in time to review year over year land use changes at your area of interest with vintage imagery.


MapCast Connects With Software You Already Use


Data Catalogue

   Orthophoto

An orthophoto is an aerial photograph geometrically corrected such that the scale and overhead perspective is uniform, enabling users to measure true direction and distance.
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   Elevations

Elevation contours in 1m intervals across the Golden Horseshoe produced by First Base Solutions, and coverage of all Ontario in 5m and 10m intervals.
Compare Elevation Mapping | FAQs

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Features

 
  • Current and Historical Imagery, Plus Contour Elevations
  • Imagery Projects on the Fly to Many Datum and Coordinate Systems
  • Coordinate With Remote Co-Workers to Access and View the Same Data at the Same Time
  • Online Access to Detailed Real Time Bandwidth Usage Reports
  • MapCast works with a variety of desktop applications including AutoCAD Civil and Map 3D®, ArcGIS, MapInfo, MicroStation, and Google Earth™.
  • Automated Email Alerts and Notifications Regarding your Account so you Never Run out of Bandwidth
  • Connect to all First Base Solutions Services With the Same Username and Password

Benefits

 
  • NEW DATA
  • Perform complex geospatial tasks with the benefit of a high quality photo base layer.
  • Unlimited Number of Users
  • User Management and Administration Interface
  • Connect to any one of MapCast services
    • Web Mapping Service
    • Tile Mapping Service
    • Web Mapping Tile Service
    • Virtual Earth
  • 100% Uptime and Connectivity, On-Demand, 24/7
  • Use FBS Data in Hard Copy Form up to 11″ x 17″

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Pricing?

MapCast delivers unlimited access to Ontario’s largest web mapping service that can be shared by unlimited users.

Use the model below to determine how much bandwidth your company needs and start streaming. Contact FBS sales now!

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Who’s It For?

Blog: Easy To Use, Easy To Maintain, Works With Software You Already Use


Sell Your Data



FBS offers great partnership programs that make selling your geographic data easy and cost free.

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We’ll sell your data on all our platforms to maximize your data’s distribution, allowing you to focus on what you do best: Creating More Data.
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