DeCarta, formerly known as Telcontar provides the enabling geospatial software platform that powers today's leading location-based applications. The company specializes in providing solutions ideal for Internet, mobile and telematics applications where scalability, speed and reliability are vital. Its Drill Down Server geospatial software platform and Rich Map Engine powers today's most successful and widely deployed location based service applications. DeCarta customers and technology partners include Appello, Ask, ATX, Google, Hutchison Mobile, Local Matters, Motorola, NAVTEQ, Networks In Motion, Pharos, Rand McNally, Tele Atlas and Yahoo. Founded in 1996, deCarta is privately held and headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with international offices in the United Kingdom, France and Hong Kong.