Official Release of SuperMap GIS 5 (V5.2.1) Products Series

19 Jan,2007

Beijing, PRC – 12th January 2007 - SuperMap GIS 5 (V5.2.1) Simplified Chinese Edition is officially released.
Beijing, PRC – 19th January 2007 - SuperMap GIS 5 (V5.2.1) International English is officially released.

SuperMap GIS 5 (V 5.2.1) series is the succeeding series of SuperMap GIS 5 (V5.2.0), which published on May 2006. Remarkable improvement in Map Rendering, Overlay analysis, Bus-routes analysis, Spatial Query, and etc are built in this version. Release Candidate version of this series had been tested by the users in Japan, Hong Kong, China and the Southeast Asia extensively before officially releasing. High availability and stability are guaranteed in operation with massive data from multiple and variant data sources.

Major updates of SuperMap GIS 5 (V5.2.1) and SuperMap series products are as follows :

  • SuperMap SDX+ 5 (V5.2.1)――Massive Spatial Database Engine
    • Improving the support of ORACLE, SQLServer (SQLPlus Engine) and SDB Engine;
    • Highly improving of the performance and accessibility of using ORACLE Spatial Objects;
    • Newly supporting direct reading and importing of MicroStation V8 Design File format;
    • Newly Extending the supporting of DGN linkage from MSLINK to DMRS Linkage and Generic Linkage, which includes the supporting of reading out of INTERGRAPH FRAMME TAG;
    • Ensuring the performance under multi-users editing environment by improving the spatial indexing technologies on ORACLE and SQLServer;
    • Newly adding time sequence functionality in SDBPlus engine;

  • SuperMap Objects 5 (V5.2.1) SDK - Comprehensive Component GIS development platform and
  • SuperMap Objects 5 (V5.2.1) Runtime - Runtime library of Comprehensive Component GIS development platform
    • Integrated of all new feature of SuperMap SDX+;
    • Highly improving on stability and performance, especially in Labeling, Importing of MicroStation Design file, Manipulation of massive raster data, Oracle Spatial data supporting, spatial overlay analysis, layout printing, and etc.
    • Adding of elegant Labeling functionality such as line aligning text style with offset, floating text with overlapping-avoiding and etc;
    • Improving of clipping, merging, image pyramid building, compacting and etc for massive image data;
    • Improving the performance on browsing, cutting and pasting, copying of attributes data of massive volume of records;
    • Newly adding of printing device configuration interface on the layout printing dialog, which enabling batch printing without using the printer setting dialog box.
  • SuperMap IS .NET 5 (V5.2.1) - New Generation WebGIS Development Platform
    • Newly supporting of overlay analysis and spatial operation analysis on web;
    • Newly supporting of Bird-eye viewing, Bus Routes Analysis Shortest Path Analysis, Measuring of linear distance and area on AJAX JScripting library, which offers the same functionality as-in the .NET Web Control and Web Services library;
    • Newly added Map Caching Management tool, which reduces the time for on-demand generation and highly improves the map browsing speed on web and offers the streamline map panning and zooming;
    • Enriching the real-time editing functionality on web and improving the editing performance, which reduces the pending time on web editing of geometries on map;
    • Improving of Bus Route Analysis Module on the speed of routes selection and calculation;
    • Improving the effectiveness of Map Server Service, especially on the starting of the service;
  • SuperMap Deskpro 5 (V5.2.1) - Professional Desktop GIS platform
  • SuperMap Express 5 (V5.2.1) – Popular Desktop GIS platform
  • SuperMap Viewer 5 (V5.2.1) - GIS Data Browser
    • Integrated of all new feature of SuperMap SDX+;
    • Improving of textual to SDB functionality;
    • Improving of clipping, merging, image pyramid building, compacting and etc for massive image data;
    • Newly adding more pre-defined projection system, such as Hong Kong 1980 Grid;
    • Improving the user-friendliness of editing functions; n Newly adding smooth rendering of line object;
    • Newly supporting all OS supported character sets in the character set specification selection for dataset instead of only partially supported;
    • Newly Enriching of the rendering parameter of thematic map;
  • eSuperMap 5 (V5.2.1) - Embedded GIS development platform n Highly improving of functionality;
    • Enhancing the GPS navigation
    • Newly supporting double buffering technology for multiple routing display in map render, which highly improves on map browsing performance;
    • Newly supporting BMP and PNG raster format with Visual Studio 2005 environment;
    • Enhancing the supporting and improving of performance on rendering raster symbol during map browsing;
    • Enhancing the user-friendliness of the GUI of the desktop data exchange tool;

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