Microsoft MapPoint 2013 North American Version Released

Microsoft MapPoint 2013, the North American version released today brings alongwith a bunch of new features and a full UX update."Microsoft MapPoint gives you the power to visualize sales, competitor and customer data to make better business decisions. Create information-rich maps with your data to show important relationships, identify business trends, and illustrate opportunities. When […]

Microsoft MapPoint 2013, the North American version released today brings alongwith a bunch of new features and a full UX update.

"Microsoft MapPoint gives you the power to visualize sales, competitor and customer data to make better business decisions. Create information-rich maps with your data to show important relationships, identify business trends, and illustrate opportunities. When on the road, get trip routing and turn-by-turn directions to easily plan better trips."

This product is jam-packed full of business intelligence tools and includes the ability to easily visualize data sets, plus navigate your way around town….offline.

Features include:

  • "Updated maps of the United States and Canada, new look and 2.5M points of interest
  • Hotel and restaurant reviews and ratings
  • Demographic Data: Combine business data with demographics to find and target potential customers, and focus your business decisions
  • Integration: Insert maps into the work you do in Microsoft Office
  • GPS Ready: Create routes and share to your navigation devices
  • Create Sales Territories: Share performance maps to clearly visualize, analyze, and communicate performance
  • Customize Map Settings: Choose whether cities, highways, local roads and parks show on your map
  • Pushpin Images: Includes those from previous versions of MapPoint
    Programming: Build custom solutions and Office add-ins
  • MapPoint helps you streamline your travel:
    • Arrive on time. Detailed directions--voice and text-prompted--make it easy to follow your route.
    • Optimize your trip. Quickly calculate mileage, drive time, and expenses in advance.
    • Navigate with ease. Plan your trip on your PC and then print, or share your route to your navigation devices.

      mappoint 2013 makes navigation easier

  • MapPoint makes it easy to use maps in combination with your Microsoft Office documents:
    • Seamlessly integrate maps into the work you do in Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Office.
    • Tell a story, visually. Insert maps into Word documents and PowerPoint presentations to illustrate everything from sales performance and customer locations to new business opportunities.
    • Tap into existing data sources. Create maps from data stored in current versions of Office Excel, Office Access, Microsoft SQL Server, or other database sources.
    • Extend your business. Take advantage of the extensible MapPoint object model to build custom business solutions such as fleet tracking and business intelligence," Microsoft informed.

You can download a trial of MapPoint 2013 from the Microsoft Download Center, or, buy yourself a copy from the Microsoft Store.

Microsoft MapPoint 2013 North American Version Released