Blue Marble Geographics releases version 6.0 of the TIGER to Shape and
TIGER to MIF translators with the TIGER/Line Map Kit
Easily convert TIGER files into ESRI Shapefiles and MapInfo MIF files
Gardiner, Maine, June 13th, 2002 Blue Marble Geographics has
recently released version 6.0 of the TIGER to Shapefiles (TGR2SHP) and
TIGER to MIF (TGR2MIF) translators which are part of their TIGER/Line®
2000 Map Kit. Their TIGER/Line Map Kit is one of the most recent and
thorough collections of U.S. map data in the marketplace.
TGR2SHP and TGR2MIF are Windows95/98/NT applications that allow you to
batch process TIGER 97, 98 and 2000 files to ArcView shape files and
MapInfo MIF/MID files effortlessly. A choice of either translator is
available with the purchase of the TIGER/Line 2000 Map Kit.
Versions 6.0 of the TGR2SHP and TGR2MIF translators have many new
features that make converting TIGER files a simple matter of
point-and-click. Some major features include:
-TIGER 97, 98, 99, 2000 support.
-Improved polygon topology checking, which checks for non-closing polygons.
-New output options, including merge on-the-fly of all shapes.
-Support of 13 new data fields
-Additional attribute files for Landmark Polygons with multiple names
-Additional attribute files for basic census polygons that are part of
more than one landmark.
For more information visit our website.
About Blue Marble Geographics:
Blue Marble Geographics of Gardiner, Maine
is a leading developer and provider of geographic software products that
provide sensible solutions for users and developers of geographic data.
Blue Marble currently serves over 120,000 customers in over 60 countries.
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