Smallworld GIS

Network Information System


The Smallworld Product Suite of GE Energy provides a comprehensive portfolio of tools to support and optimize network-related business operations. Smallworld GIS provides a variety of intuitively operated functions to efficiently collect, store, administrate and evaluate spatial data and therefore facilitates the management of complex infrastructure networks.


Smallworld GIS can be characterized and distinguished by the following features:

  • Robust and repeatedly tested technology
  • Scalability of large amounts of data and a large number of applicants
  • Availability of standard applications for the electricity, gas, district heating, water, sewage system and telecommunications sector
  • Access to the central database via desktop applications, internet and mobile applications

The Smallworld GeoSpatial Server (GSS) integrates spatial data and information on operating material in dynamic system infrastructure and procedural landscapes.


Therefore, it is not a surprise that Smallworld has been a standard tool in these sectors for long. True strength can be seen in detail!

Characteristics of the Smallworld GeoSpatial Servers:

  • Integration of businesss processes on SOA basis
  • Business services for all Smallworld applications
  • Usage of all services in the Smallworld portfolio including Smallworld application interfaces, Smallworld offices, Smallworld network inventory and Smallworld design manager
  • Supply of CIM-data (IEC® Common Information Model) via web services
  • Platform for the integration of business processes, e.g. for the usage of SAP® NetWeaver®
  • Basis for SOA-integrating products to provide spatial and technical services
  • Integration of Field Force Automation