VPS.system
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Database    
The relational database of VPS.system structures and saves the present information in a considered data model. The data will be displayed in a large number of forms. Some of them are presented below.
The database stores data from all equipment, ships, and aerial patterns as well as their locations (depots, moorings, airfields):
 
Additional equipment-specific data and photos are saved to the above-displayed master data, and are also displayed as additional tabs:
 
The database also contains a considerable address file with about 6,400 addresses, phone and fax connections, e-mail addresses as well as additional communication possibilities. These addresses are assigned to 1,350 corporations (administrations, companies, institutions) and 770 individuals.
Furthermore, the assignment of individuals to corporations is projected in the database structure and, for example, displayed as in the following image: 

 
In case of an incident, the user has access to the incident plans stored in the system which are connected with the address and phone database. In this way, the user has access to all relevant corporation and individual address data. 

 
Hierarchically-structured data are presented to the user in the database through Explorer. They also have direct connections to the database.
In the following, for example, the explorer for coast and response sections presents the photo collection for a response section.