Galdos Systems Inc. (Galdos) is a software and services company that delivers geospatial infrastructure solutions to international businesses and governments to enable the real-time distribution and management of their geospatial data. Galdos technologies automate the real-time integration and sharing of geospatial information.
Galdos is federally incorporated in Canada and based in Vancouver. The company was founded by Ron Lake, Chairman and CEO, in 1998. From its beginning, the vision of Galdos has been to provide the world with instant access to accurate and up-to-date geographic information. Maintaining and sharing geospatial data is a global and multi-billion dollar problem for governments and corporations.
Galdos envisions a world having instant access to accurate geographic information. Its mission is to automate the exchange and flow of geographic information in real time.
Galdos serves the rapidly growing Spatial Data Infrastructures (SDI) market. Spatial Data Infrastructures provide the means to share instant geographic information over the World Wide Web. This is critical to defense intelligence, disaster management, and a variety of consumer-oriented location-based services, such as location-based advertising.
Galdos is a supplier to governments, government agencies, and private companies that deal with geographic information. Galdos products enable its customers to manage geographic information from multiple sources and share it across the Internet in real-time. For Galdos’ customers, this means increased efficiencies in data sharing and significant cost reductions.
Galdos staff are professionals with strong backgrounds in disciplines that facilitate and realise the power of the GeoWeb. From computing to engineering, to math and earth sciences, the Galdos team sees the world from a variety of viewpoints that all add value to customers through the services being delivered.
Galdos’ management team has a breadth of experience in the public and private sector, and understands how these organisations instigate and successfully embrace change in a world that is presented with ever increasing opportunities brought forward by the computing and networking technologies leveraged in Galdos’ solutions.