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Using a Scanner to convert a paper map into a GIS map

Using a Scanner to convert a paper map into a GIS map

In this video I talk about how you get vector points, lines, and area (polygon) features from a paper map into a GIS using a Scanner. Please don’t forget to leave your comments after watching this video.

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Maps that lie – A HIV AIDS example

Maps that lie – A HIV AIDS example

Well, the title is a bit misleading maybe, but there are so many different ways to look at maps that you need to be aware of. Issues of scale, of theme, of geography. Be sure to watch the YouTube and read the accompanying post at http://wp.me/p2uLrL-3Z.

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Mapping Disease

Mapping Disease

Many computer systems have their foundation in manual systems and geographical information systems are no exception to this. In this What Is GIS episode I run through John Snow’s classic mid 19th century cholera mapping exercise. Such mapping would be undertaken using GIS these days. However, a GIS technology solution would be unlikely to have yielded a result as convincing ...

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GIS Software Download Mosaic Google Earth Maps, Rectify in Correct Coordinates, Elshayal Smart GIS

GIS Software Download Mosaic Google Earth Maps, Rectify in Correct Coordinates, Elshayal Smart GIS

Downloading mosaic Google Earth maps and rectify them automatically in their correct coordinates by Free GIS Software Elshayal Smart GIS Map Editor and Surface Analysis 1. First Arabian GPS and GIS Software – Registered in 2005 2. Digitize and Analysis (Spatial, Attribute, Surface) GIS Data 3. Build, edit and view shape files and related dbf files 4. Download Google Earth ...

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Real-Time and Big Data: The Internet of Things

Real-Time and Big Data: The Internet of Things

The world is becoming more instrumented every day. This session will be a fun exploration of how various things can be integrated into ArcGIS using the ArcGIS GeoEvent Extension for Server.

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Esri Business Summit: Grant Mullins, Regions Bank

Esri Business Summit: Grant Mullins, Regions Bank

The ArcGIS platform brings GIS to Regions Bank staff in the business environment they are most familiar, so they can build deliverables once and share many times. Watch the video to see why GIS is behind the bank of the future.

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Free software to convert Shapefiles to HTML Google Web Mapping and Mobile App

Free software to convert Shapefiles to HTML Google Web Mapping and Mobile App

Free Smart GIS Software and Free Map Editor to Convert shapefiles and rectified images to html5 web site and Mobile Application. 1. First Arabian GPS and GIS Software – Registered in 2005 2. Digitize and Analysis (Spatial, Attribute, Surface) GIS Data 3. Build, edit and view shape files and related dbf files 4. Download Google Earth rectified maps and rectify ...

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