SOURCE: AND International Publishers

November 11, 2010 07:12 ET

Mapmaker AND completes Digital Map of North America

ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS--(Marketwire - November 11, 2010) - AND Automotive Navigation Data, the independent Dutch mapmaker of navigation mapping data, has completed the map of North America. The full Digital Map of Canada and the USA is now available for commercial use.

The vector-based digital map has more than 11.5 million kilometer. The map contains all roads, streets, house numbers, cities and villages. Furthermore, country, province, urban area boundaries and lakes and rivers are included for geographic reference. The new map can be used by online companies, social networks, blogs, etc.

The release of the Digital Map of North America follows the commercial availability of the USA and continental Europe and is further evidence of the accelerating development of the advanced database of AND.

"Our customers demand the best coverage available and we are pleased to provide this significant expansion of coverage. This is a milestone that underlines our commitment to supply the best coverage available in Europe and North America," said Chief Executive Officer Maarten Oldenhof. "Our course is clear. This expansion of coverage is part of the accelerating development of our advanced database."

AND provides digital maps for location-based services and is the only independent company in the global mapping market. The company focuses on the further development of its advanced digital maps to position itself even more effectively in the market.

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Contact Information

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    Contact:
    Maarten Oldenhof
    (CEO)
    Tel.: +31 10 8851200
    www.and.com