The increasing influence of globalization particularly affects the worlds of science and research. As a result, international networking is gaining in significance for almost every scientific discipline. The correlation between projects plus research results and geographical and sociological reference target bases therefore becomes all the more important. For these purposes DDS provides you with not only all sociological and geographical data but also tools and software, with which you can meaningfully link the raw and extracted data.

Here we can support the scientific and financial realization of your projects by enabling you to formulate appropriate statements relating your research and investigation results to the diverse regional market structures, traffic connections or geographic environment, for example.

  • GIS-Software such as MapInfo Pro allows you to create the spatial reference for all extracted data and to visualize them clearly in cartographic form. This allows not only the geographic mapping of your relevant data but also the linking with demographic or market data, for instance.
  • Geocoding, that is, the determination of geographic coordinates of any given locations, establishes the spatial interrelationships of your data. If required we can also geocode your addresses on your behalf, or supply the necessary tools with which you are able carry out the task yourselves. A further attractive option is provided by our Online-Geocoder which allows you to geocode address packets manually or automatically, as required.
  • Points of Interest provide you with rapid and reliable site-specific neighborhood information: quantity and location of competitors, schools, discos, train stations and shopping centers. Our substantial selection of local data is able to support you in every manner of location analysis providing you with vital information relating to transport connections, infrastructure, branches of trading or catering chains, industrial structure of local firms and much more besides.
  • Sociodemographics, i.e. the use of infrastructure and household data. Using the social demographic basic data you are able to draw upon population details, for instance.
  • Micro-Geographic Data comprise economic information such as social class, professional qualifications or purchasing patterns pertaining to various product lines, for example. What is more, DDS provides further details regarding the situation in built-up areas, the pattern of building development, age of householders, mobility of residents, as well as predominant automobile brands or purchasing-power.

DDS can provide you with all the data you require for the successful selection of a new school or training center location. From digital maps to customized data, to tools and software – and of course the entire data package including introduction and training, if required.


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