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Top GIS Programming Languages You Should Use

Top GIS Programming Languages You Should Use
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2. JavaScript

javascript-420x168JavaScript is a high level programming language. Alongside HTML and CSS, JavaScript is one of the three core technologies of World Wide Web content production; the majority of websites employ it, and all modern Web browsers support it without the need for plugins.
So, what are the benefits of using JavaScript in GIS? Because every website, application, and browser recognizes JavaScript, it makes it the perfect choice to develop web mapping applications allowing maps sharing and spatial analysis. There is many geospatial framworks based on Javascript such as OpenLayers, Leaflet and GeoExt.

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4 comments

  1. I think the most common language I’ve used when programming for GIS has been Foul. And from what I’ve seen of student work, their most common one was Gibberish.

  2. If your going to use sql in gis data, I would suggest that you think about Postgresql

    For the simple reason that you can process data with potgis and makes calls to Python or R modules via plpython3u or plr

  3. Good knowledge

  4. RAJEEV RANJAN YADAV

    Thus Update provides a good knowledge

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