Maptitude 2013 for US$395: Last Chance!
For a short time we are extending our US$395
reduced upgrade pricing for all versions
(3.x, 4.x, 5.0, 6.0, 2012), including the
Canada Maptitude editions. This deal
saves you US$300!
Also, each US order will include a free US
ZIP Code update: a US$250 value! The
combination of the offer and free data saves
Maptitude 2013 is a major new release.
Don't miss out on the most detailed
data and demographics ever included.
For more information please visit
For pricing and ordering information
please visit the
Mapping Software Store, e-mail
Maptitude Sales, or call U.S. Sales
at +1 617-527-4700.
Limited Offer: Valid until March 31, 2013
You need the newest maps, the latest demographics,
and the fastest, most
Maptitude Classroom Training:
Maptitude 2013 Training:
Boston MA (May 6th-8th)
next scheduled instructor-led training courses
May 6-8 in Newton, MA (USA).
Advance registration is required.
The new and updated curriculum reflects
the features in Maptitude 2013.
Space is limited, so
register online as soon as possible.
If you have any questions, please call Maptitude
Training (USA) at +1 617-527-4700, or send
an e-mail to
Caliper also offers several training options:
Instructor-led classroom training
Free Learning Resources
Free Mapping Software Webinars
Free Mapping Resources:
This month's free resource is a video with
audio of a webinar hosted by an expert Maptitude
trainer. The Q&A sessions are included
and the most commonly used tools in the
software are covered:
Free Mapping Software Webinar Video
Country Package: India
is excited to announce a new
Country Package for India! The
product includes a wealth of data
and functionality unavailable in
any other software.
Maptitude ships with one country
of your choice (see
complete list), and additional
Packages can be purchased separately
You can now seamlessly switch between
the countries you have purchased.
Doing so refreshes the Maptitude
interface with country-specific
tools such as those for finding,
pin mapping (geocoding), routing,
and the Create-a-Map Wizard.
If you have any questions, please
call Maptitude Sales (USA) at +1
617-527-4700, or send an e-mail
Did You Know?
Saving Routes as Selections
Maptitude 2013 you can save
your shortest route paths
as selection filters.
In the Shortest Path Toolbox
a line layer such as
to be the working layer)
you can click the
button and choose a
under Output Options.
You can now create routes
using this tool and then
see the routes as selected
records in the map and dataview.
Featured Data Product:
State Legislative Districts and 113th Congressional Districts
NEW: Now Includes 5-Digit
ZIP Code-to-Legislative District Lookup Table!
Legislative Districts DVD is now available for
the entire USA or for a single US state.
The Legislative Districts DVD is packed with essential information
for corporate legislative affairs departments, lobbyists,
political consultants, political parties, and anyone else
involved in political affairs. The product has been updated
to reflect the latest 2012 boundaries.
You will be able to answer questions such as "In which
districts are my addresses located?" or "In which
districts should I expend the most effort?"
Each legislative district includes 2010 Census counts for
age, race, gender, ethnicity, and housing, as well as 2010
ACS data for income, occupation, education, language spoken,
marital status, travel mode and time, housing value, and
A major new enhancement is the inclusion of the list of
legislative districts that intersect each 5-Digit ZIP Code.
Up to 4 Congressional districts, 6 State Senate districts,
and 9 State House districts are listed along with their
Price: US$1,295 for the entire USA, US$495 per US
Order online at the Caliper Store Now or call Maptitude
Sales (USA) at +1 617-527-4700.
Using the Shortest Path Toolbox
to Save Routes as Selection Sets
The best route can mean different things to different people.
To some people, the best route is the one that is shortest
in terms of mileage while to others, the best route is the
fastest route. You use the Shortest Path toolbox in Maptitude
to find your best route. In Maptitude 2013 you can now view
the resulting routes as a selection set to allow you to
save them as part of your Workspace, and to better manage/modify
following steps illustrate these new features by walking
you through creating routes with the selection option in
Choose File-New, choose
Map from the New File dialog box, and
click OK to display the Maptitude Create-a-Map Wizard.
Choose the General Purpose Map option,
choose Postal/ZIP Code from the scroll
list, type a postal/ZIP Code in the Name
box, and click Finish.
Choose Street from the drop-down list
on the Standard toolbar to make Street the working layer.
Choose Tools-Routing-Shortest Path
on the Standard toolbar to display the Routing toolbox.
Choose Length from the Minimize
Click Options to display the Shortest
Path Options dialog box, choose Selection
from the Selection Set drop-down list,
and click OK.
then click on the map for your starting location and
again for your final destination. Maptitude displays
the shortest distance route between the two locations
where you clicked.
Maptitude clears the route.
Maptitude displays your final route as a selection set in
Featured Maptitude Maps:
European Defense Spending
This month we showcase
Maptitude maps created by CSIS Defense-Industrial Initiatives
Group showing European Defense Spending in 2009, with country-by-country
comparisons in relation to various categories.
(Maps: Joachim Hofbauer,
European Defense Trends, CSIS, November 2010)
If you would like to see your maps showcased here, please