Graz, Austria — January 19, 2012 — Suntac Technologies Co., Ltd., has been selected by Imagemaps, the Microsoft partner for Asia Pacific and the Indian subcontinent, as a reseller for Ultracam photogrammetric products in Myanmar. Suntac Technologies is the largest geospatial company in Myanmar and provides a variety of solutions, system integration and engineering services. UltraCam customers in Myanmar will benefit from Suntac’s ability to provide after-sales technical support for the full suite of UltraCam products.
”Suntac Technologies has an excellent business network throughout Myanmar, particularly in the government sector where key accounts are located,” stated Mr. Sze Keong Lee, General Manager, Imagemaps. “We look forward to Suntac building a solid foundation for Microsoft and assisting customers with the provision of the most suitable UltraCam products for their needs.”
Suntac has played an active role in a number of infrastructure development projects since 1999. As a Microsoft reseller, Suntac has access to technical solutions that can greatly contribute to progress throughout the country.
“Microsoft is very excited to have representation in Myanmar. Suntac has ideal experience in the industry and a first-rate knowledge base to support the local market,” said Alexander Wiechert, Microsoft Business Director. “We feel that the UltraCam product line will offer a great deal of value to everyone working on growth and development in this region.”
About Microsoft’s UltraCam Business Unit
With its operations based in Graz, Austria, and sales and support teams in North America, Microsoft’s UltraCam business unit brings more than two decades of photogrammetry expertise to Microsoft’s Bing Maps business unit. The division is responsible for the highly successful line of UltraCam digital aerial mapping systems that include the UltraCamLp, UltraCamXp and UltraCamXp Wide Angle and the new UltraCam Eagle digital photogrammetric sensors. Rounding out the UltraCam mapping systems offering is the UltraMap workflow software system for processing UltraCam imagery to Level 02 and Level 03 quality data, and with features that include distributed processing with automated load balancing, automated project-based color balancing, and additional quality control tools.
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About Imagemaps Pte. Ltd.
Imagemaps Pte. Ltd. is a leading sensor solutions provider in the Asia Pacific region with extensive experience in aerial sensing technologies and geospatial solutions. Its airborne sensor solutions include digital mapping cameras, inertial measurement and positional systems, digital photogrammetry and imaging technology and workflow management of large multimedia spatial databases. Imagemaps is Microsoft's sales representative responsible for distribution of its aerial mapping products in the People's Republic of China, India, Taiwan, Australia, New Zealand and ASEAN (Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei, Thailand, Philippines, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar). For more information, please go to www.imagemaps.com.
About Suntac Technologies Co., Ltd.
Suntac Technologies was established in 1999 and is based in Yangon, Myanmar. Its staff of experienced engineers and technicians are qualified in the fields of civil and mechanical engineering, surveying, aerial mapping, computer technology, remote sensing and geographic information system technology and geology. Suntac has participated in a number of infrastructure projects throughout Myanmar, including highway and railway development. For more information, go to www.suntactechnologies.com or contact Mr. Ye Phone Hlaing, Managing Director, by telephone +95-1-652-245.