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Europa Technologies launches update to global data product suite to mark end to successful 2011

6 December 2011 - For immediate release

Geo-data service provider Europa Technologies is launching the latest update to its market leading family of global data products.

The 2011.3 release introduces a number of important improvements including:

  • More hi-resolution coastlines
  • First and second level administrative boundary changes for 29 countries
  • Enhanced National Parks
  • New and updated place names
  • Road and city street updates

Additionally, the new release delivers thousands of minor updates and improvements to track the ever-changing world.

The release not only marks the completion of the 2011 release plan for the global maps family but also is the culmination of a highly successful year for Europa Technologies. The two largest licensing deals in the company's 21-year history were struck this year, plus new products and services based on the global maps were introduced in key sectors, including telecoms and insurance. This year also saw key wins for the company's Data as a Service (DaaS) offering, viaEuropa.

To celebrate this achievement Europa Technologies will be offering, for a limited period until the end of January 2012, a number of promotional offers on its products and services. This includes special deals on product maintenance programs and free set-up on services.

Europa Technologies' director and founder Warren Vick, said: "Our global data family continues to offer a consistent, definitive source of international information that is ready to deploy on both enterprise systems and the Internet. This release delivers on our committed update schedule for 2011, marking a busy year for us in terms of product releases but importantly also a highly successful year commercially."

For more information on Europa Technologies and its global map data products, visit http://www.europa.uk.com/globalmaps

About Europa Technologies

Europa Technologies is a specialist manufacturer of digital world map data for a wide variety of market sectors and applications. Our products allow organisations with international interests to better understand their customers, assets and markets, in a geographic context, to gain a competitive or strategic advantage. Products from Europa Technologies are used by many Fortune Global 500 companies and several missions of the United Nations. The company has global licence agreements with a number of leading Internet-based service providers including Google. Through deployment via Google alone, our world data products have been seen by over 700 million people, approximately 1 in 10 of the world's entire population.

Contact

For more information, visit www.europa.uk.com, follow us on Twitter at @europatech or on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/company/europa-technologies

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