The unified mapping system of Yamal is one of the best in Russia
15:58 26 января 2017
Категории: News in English
The results of the All-Russian contest “The best informational and analytical instruments 2016” were summed up on the 26th of January in Moscow. It was organized by the analytical center at the government of the Russian Federation. The unified mapping system of Yamal карты.янао.рф took the third place in the nomination “The best informational and analytical decision for processing of spatial data”, as the press-service of the governor of Yamal informs.
The finalists in each nomination were announced on the first stage of the contest by the results of assessment of the presented projects. The finals of the contest were conducted last November and December on the basis of intramural presentations of instruments. According to the decision of the organizers, announcing of the winners and the prizewinners of the contest and also the ceremony of awarding took place on the 26th of January within the conference “Informational and analytical instruments in state management”.
The contest is called to assist to creation, search and spread of informational and analytical instruments that in big degree assist to increase in quality and validity of administrative decisions being taken in bodies of the state power.
The unified mapping system of Yamal is the state geo-informational system of special purpose that operates with spatial data about the territory of the region. The system is purposed for relevant geo-spatial information for population and bodies of the state power of different levels. Also it assists to creation of the unified informational space, including for interdepartmental interaction on the unified cartographic basis.
Its development and operation is provided by the department of information technologies and communication of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug. Administrative functions are performed by the Agency “Resources of Yamal”. Informational structure of the system includes primary cartographic basis, address maps of populated areas of the region, materials of space survey of territories in 2013 — 2016, various thematic data.
Examples of successful implementation of functional potential of the system include maps of unified duty-dispatching services of towns of the region and maps of municipalities with an opportunity of own thematic filling in the data. The following systems operate: for monitoring of forest fires, floods, forestry activity, for providing the authorities with materials of the Earth’s remote sensing, for monitoring of objects of cultural heritage and others.