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Open Web Mapping: An educational resource for creating online maps using free and open source software

Open Web Mapping: An educational resource for creating online maps using free and open source software

Free and open source software (FOSS) for GIS continues to increase in functionality and usability, and offers a flexible and economic option for organization that want to create online maps; however, beginners face a broad array of software choices and may not know which FOSS products and packages to deploy in each tier of the web map architecture. Compounding the ...

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Web-GIS application for urban data management using ArcGIS Server

Web-GIS application for urban data management using ArcGIS Server

The fundamental aim of this dissertation is to highlight the design and implementation of an Integrated Information System for urban data management. By this term we mean the management of all these data (hardcopy and digital) which are scattered gathered in various Technical Services of Municipalities and / or Prefectures. The dissertation focuses on the role of G.I.S and particularly ...

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ArcGIS API for JavaScript Basics

ArcGIS API for JavaScript Basics

In this live, one-hour webinar we’ll discuss the basics of using the ArcGIS API for JavaScript to create web applications.  The following topics will be covered: 1. How to create a web map 2. How to add a basemap layer and center the map 3. How to add layers to your map 4. Using the new AMD style of coding

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GeoServer 2.8.0 released

GeoServer

The release of GeoServer 2.8.0 is announced. You can download GeoServer 2.8.0 along with docs and extensions. GeoServer 2.8.0 is the culmination of the latest six month development cycle and contains several new features, along with fixes and security updates. Here is an organized list of the main improvements in this release : Data access and configuration PostGIS curves and Oracle speedups Filtering layers during ...

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ArcGIS API for JavaScript : Starting Templates

ArcGIS API for JavaScript : Starting Templates

In this walkthrough, we will take a look at some starting templates for our web map. Starting templates are great for adding some initial styles and functionality to our maps. To view Part 1 of my ArcGIS API for JavaScript tutorials, you can find it here: http://youtu.be/-tsFnoKNtNc For help setting up a development environment in sublime text, you can watch ...

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Google Earth Engine – An infrastructure for planetary-scale geospatial analysis

Google Earth Engine – An infrastructure for planetary-scale geospatial analysis

This short course forms Part III in the Short Course series ‘Open Science goes Geo’. Part III covers various forms of research results including algorithms, numerical models, geo-samples, virtual workspaces, and further aspects of Open Science such as metrics, persistent identifiers, and unambiguous linking of research results to scientists. Open Science is a broad movement looking beyond Open Access to ...

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Learn How Geodesign is Busy Envisioning and Engaging with Your Neighborhood

Learn How Geodesign is Busy Envisioning and Engaging with Your Neighborhood

Never before has there been such a need for planning and design professionals to anticipate future trends, propose solutions and help communities and decision makers make the wisest, most well-informed choices possible. A new design approach — one rooted in the history of design practice and enabled by rapid advances in technology — has emerged to meet that need. This ...

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