Archive | May, 2012

Garmin Compatible Maps – Latest Update

21 May

Paperless Trail Inc (PTI), a Philippines based system integrator/application developer specializing in digital mapping, GIS applications and document imaging recently announced the latest updates the company’s detailed Philippine GPS Maps.

The Philippine Maps in GPS vector formats are base maps that PTI develops to support GPS products and/or services and is compatible with Garmin devices. The maps feature detailed coverage from regional down to street level with quarterly updates, and includes all major roads, toll ways, national highways, and ferry routes.

This release of Paperless Trail’s GPS navigation maps includes updates made from August to December 2011. Areas covered by the streets and Point of Interest (POI) updates are summarized below.

POI Updates:

  • Schools
  • Coffee Shops
  • Hotels
  • Fastfood Establishments

Street Updates

  • Compostela Valley (NEW)
  • Misamis Occidental (NEW)
  • Marinduque (NEW)
  • Sorsogon (NEW)
  • Surigao Del Norte (NEW)
  • Catanduanes (NEW)
  • Taguig City
  • Quezon
  • Misamis Oriental

The Philippine GPS Maps now feature at least 79,000 Points of Interests and over 104,000 KMS of roads nationwide!

For more information you can contact PTI via the telephone number +632 893-5951 or +632 813-0997. Please look for Pam Castaneda. You can also visit our website for more details or

Taguig City Government Integrates Paperless Trail’s Business Mapper into Survey System

10 May

One of the many innovations that the local government of Taguig City is implementing is the integration of Geographic Information System (GIS) and Business Mapper into their Survey System. Paperless Trail Inc, a Philippines based system integrator/application developer specializing in digital mapping, GIS applications was selected to provide Business Mapper and location intelligence solutions.

Business Mapper provides organizations with GIS based data and mapping tools that allow them to harness the power of location intelligence. Business Mapper allows users to perform branch location planning, demographics analysis, crisis and emergency responses, proposed projects and sites, asset mapping, vicinity mapping and many customize-able features.

The goal of the said GIS integration into Taguig’s survey system is to facilitate business licensing, assessment, zoning, public safety and crime mapping, urban planning, health disease mapping, risk assessment management, and many other uses. The Taguig City Integrated Survey System is a city-wide census that will help the local government identify the needs of the residents in the city.