Tag Archives: geospatial

8 Key trends that will influence GIS during 2017

Key trends in GIS

1. Automation of complex data processing and analysis An existing trend which has grown from strength to strength is the migration from manual data processing to a single automated process. During 2017 it’s projected that the automation of complex processing will continue to be streamlined via the use of the web-based processes, this is evident as ICHEC continue to develop ...

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QGis 2.14 tutorial: use SVG icons

QGis 2.14: use SVG icons

Using SVG icons in your map improve the possibility to customize it. In this video is shown how to increase the QGIS icon set. My favourite icons website is The Noun Project, where you can find a lot of different icons, vector and raster. Icons are really important for good visualisation of data, but it’s not easy to select them ...

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Docker and ArcGIS – 03 – Dockerizing Geodatabases running on PostgreSQL

Docker and ArcGIS – 03 – Dockerizing Geodatabases running on PostgreSQL

In Episode 2, we explained the different architectures supported by ArcGIS. Then we attempt applying docker in each architecture, the first was the file system. In today’s We discuss how can we dockerize geodatabse running on postgres (since Docker could run on linux), a client-server approach. We talk about two scenarios read only and editing and how we tackle both scenarios. Docker ...

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Creating a Raster Elevation Map

Creating a Raster Elevation Map

How to understand raster elevation files, raster interpolation from point elevations, outline of raster interpolation in ArcGIS Acquiring elevation point data through MassGIS Digital Terrain Models (DTM) and processing files in Excel for import into ArcGIS Creating event themes from coordinates, setting workspace in ArcMap, merging point feature classes, interpolating points to elevation raster with IDW Raster statistics in ArcMap, ...

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ArcGIS – Geodatabase Topology

ArcGIS – Geodatabase Topology

In the first video you will learn how to create geodatabase topology and establish topology rules in ArcCatalog The second video shows how to visualize and edit/fix topology errors in ArcMap

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Introducing ArcGIS Pro (Webinar Recording)

Introducing ArcGIS Pro (Webinar Recording)

This is a recording of a webinar conducted by eGIS Associates’ CEO, Tripp Corbin, which introduces Esri’s newest desktop GIS application, ArcGIS Pro. He covers some basic functionality contained within the application along with install requirements and limitations.

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What really is Geospatial Intelligence?

What really is Geospatial Intelligence?

This presentation will challenge some of the current definitions of Geospatial Intelligence and attempt to highlight the core of the discipline. I will examine Geospatial Intelligence — or as it has become known as “GEOINT” – as the intersection of geography and intelligence. I will discuss how GEOINT gives the decision makers an advantage of geographic knowledge to prevent surprise, ...

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