Cartographicaâ„¢ is a Geographic Information System (GIS) package for the Macintosh. It is used to create, analyze and present geospatial data.

There are many uses of GIS and Cartographica is designed to provide many of those, with a focus on ease-of-use and data portability. To that end, the software provides import and export capabilities to a wide variety of Vector and Raster formats, as well as abilities to generate new data sets based on existing data through analysis.