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Newgrove were asked to produce 50 sets of data from eight partners in four languages, linked to an intuitive open source web based mapping and document management system.
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Map Generalization is the process by which coarse scale maps are to be derived from fine scale maps, balancing the amount of real-world in- formation with visual confusion. This requires the use of operations such as simplification, selection, displacement and amalgamation of features that are per...
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Newgrove has been working with the Post Office® to produce a web-mapping application that is versatile, flexible and comprehensive. The applications, MapIT® and ExploreIT has to provide staff working in even the most remote branches with information formerly only directly available to the manageme...
IntermediateTutorial
This tutorial shows how to use information from the CORINE2000 land cover data base with GRASS-GIS under the Ubuntu-linux operating system. It attempts to create a smooth transition from using a graphical user interface at the beginning to using a command line interface for the remaining part o...
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Newgrove (2011-08-04) - Basic
The urgent requirement for flood mapping was one of the reasons Stafford Borough Council needed to update the mapping software for their Local Development Framework - and they needed a system that was easily accessible to the general public as well as one that provided all the planning, flooding, ...
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Map Generalization is the process by which coarse scale maps are to be derived from fine scale maps, balancing the amount of real-world in- formation with visual confusion. This requires the use of operations such as simplification, selection, displacement and amalgamation of features that are per...
Tutorial
Αυτή είναι η 2η δημοσίευση του Οδηγού που φιλοξενoύσε ο Τήλαφος [http://tilaphos.blogspot.gr/2009/02/gis-corine.html] . Το κείμενο μεταφέρθηκε από το OpenOffice.org στον επεξεργαστή εγγράφων LyX, αναδιαρθρώθηκε και ξαναγράφτηκε για να γίνει όσο το δυνατόν πιο ευανάγνωστο, τόσο εννοιολογικά όσο κα...
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Leibovici, Didier G.; Bastin, Lucy; Anand, Suchith; Swan, Jerry; Hobona, Gobe; Jackson, Mike (2012-10-19) - N/A
Overlaying maps using a desktop GIS is often the first step of a multivariate spatial analysis. The potential of this operation has increased considerably as data sources and Web services to manipulate them are becoming widely available. via the internet. Standards from the OGC enable such geospat...
BasicCase Study
Like many Authorities, Tendring District Council were only too aware that the Local Development Framework process and the Localism Bill were going to lead to more public consultation. In the future the public, councillors and interest groups will not only be commenting on planning policy, but putt...
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Newgrove (2011-08-04) - Basic
Loyalty Management Group operates Nectar, the largest Loyalty card programme in the UK. Launched in 2002, now more than 50% of all households in the country participate in Nectar, collecting points from over 7,000 retail outlets. Managing and analysing the huge amount of information for an operati...
BasicTutorial
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gvSIG, Project (2011-07-19) - Basic
Subject: Open Software; gvSIG;
Workshop in gvSIG 1.9 with a Live-DVD including all material needed to develop the exercises: software, geodata, embedded OGC services, etc. It describes the main gvSIG's functionality with practical examples. Live-DVD can be downloaded from http://www.megaupload.com/?f=SWAQZ6M2. (This work is und...
IntermediateSoftware Manual
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Hodgkinson, Anna (2011-08-02) - Intermediate
This document was produced at Oxford Archaeology North after development of new on-site survey and GIS methodologies applicable to any archaeological project. It is meant to supply an easy-to-understand but comprehensive guide to survey and open source GIS, from setting up survey equipment to down...
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Green, David R; Karnam, Shirisha; De La Fons, Guillaume; Langowski, Lukasz (2011-08-04) - N/A
The 6m Euro Living North Sea (LNS) Interreg funded project, comprising fifteen (15) EU partners seeks to identify key issues and solutions for fish migration in the North Sea. It is working on re-connecting the rivers and deltas around the North Sea region and focuses on: addressing knowledge gaps...
Paper
Nowadays, the capture of location referenced data and the development of web mapping by the general public, who do not have formal training or remit, has be-come commonplace. However, little empirically based guidance exists in the litera-ture to assist amateur and professional data producers desi...
AdvancedPaper
A dream goal of spatio-temporal event data analysis is to provide evidence and description of spatially and temporally clustered associations of attributes coming from a potentially large amount variables that the thematic specialist in environmental sciences, including social science, is often lo...
AdvancedTutorial
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Hodgkinson, Anna (2011-08-02) - Advanced
This quick guide is intended to guide the reader through the Helmert georeferencing method, which is available in the plugin repository of open source desktop GIS package Quantum GIS (QGIS)1. The guide has been written mainly for an archaeological audience, as it is still common practice to offset...
BasicCase Study
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Scott, Antony (2011-08-04) - Basic
This case study describes the development and implementation of a web-based mapping application to support domestic energy management by social housing landlords in the UK. It includes a discussion of business issues, details of components used, and screenshots.
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Vicens, Lluís (2011-07-07) - Basic
A guided tutorial to perform network analysis using GRASS and OpenStreetMap Data
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Morley, Jeremy (2011-06-20) - Intermediate
Subject: Open Standards; WPS;
This practical follows the WPM lecture. Here you try the folllowing: • Connecting uDig to a WFS data source; • Passing the data source to a WPS for processing. • Interacting with the WPS results in uDig. The aim is to give you some practice in accessing a web processing service – access to these s...
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Leibovici, Didier G.; Suchith, Anand; Swan, Jerry; Goulding, James; Hobona, Gobe; Bastin, Lucy; Pawlowicz, Sergiusz; Jackson, Mike; James, Richard (2011-06-20) - Advanced
Subject: Open Standards; Health; OGC;
This paper explores potential uses of OGC web services in the context of health mapping and epidemiological studies. The situations or scenarios cover (i) different user perspectives, e.g. public and community, research, health professionals and (ii) different interaction levels, e.g. simple data ...
IntermediatePresentation
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Morley, Jeremy (2011-06-20) - Intermediate
Subject: Open Standards; OGC; WPS;
What is WPS about? Which projects are running WPS? What is the 52n WPS architecture about? What are the current issues @ 52north ...
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Pourabdollah, Amir; Leibovici, Didier G.; Jackson, Mike (2011-08-05) - Intermediate
When a processing model, its workflow, are published and recognised as useful for a scientific purpose or a decision making process, it enters its second life: the life of being reused. A series of questions come to the mind of the user/modeller discovering this processing workflow: “Is it fit ...
IntermediateTutorial
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Peter Wells, Saber Razmjooei (2011-07-05) - Intermediate
This document is a series of practical exercises designed to accompany Faunalia's WMS/QGIS workshop at the OSGIS 2011 conference. The exercises aim to give attendees practical experience in the following topics through hands on examples: ● Booting a PC into Ubuntu using the LiveUSB provided ●...
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Pawlowicz, Sergiusz; Leibovici, Didier G.; Ye, Chaoyu; Adams; Jiang, Wenchao; Adams, Natalie; Anand, Suchith; Haines-Young, Roy (2011-10-19) - Advanced
The exponential growth and popularity of mobile devices in the last few years, their location-based services capabilities, broadband connectivity and ease of use, enable general public participation in all kinds of crowd sourcing applications. One of the most interesting possible uses of crowd ...
BasicPresentation
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Vicens, Lluís (2011-07-27) - Basic
Short introduction to Free and open Source Software for Geospatial
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Hernández, Toni (2011-07-27) - Basic
Introduction to PostgreSQL + PostGIS as a GeoDatabase and pgAdmin as the administrative user interface. From there we will describe how to use pgAdmin to manage a database. Creating / importing (geo)data, querying, exporting.
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Compte, Marc (2013-09-22) - Basic
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Morley, Jeremy (2011-07-25) - Intermediate
This practical follows the lecture about FOSS GIS and the OSGeo stack. Here, you will try the following: • Add new workspaces, stores and layers to Geoserver based on shapefiles • Explore how these storage features relate to the layers served by Geoserver through OCG web services. • Alter the styl...
IntermediateTutorial
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Morley, Jeremy; Pourabdollah, Amir (2011-07-25) - Intermediate
This practical follows the XML & OWS lecture. Here you will work through the following activities: • Creating your own well-formed XML document; • Interacting directly with a WMS service via a URL. • Interacting with a WMS service in Quantum GIS. • Interacting with a WMS & WFS services in uDig. Th...
AdvancedTutorial
This document has been produced by Oxford Archaeology North as result of some research undertaken into using exclusively open source geospatial software. By no means does this document claim to be complete, or indeed, intended as a “final version”; it is very much a working document. The methodolo...
IntermediateSoftware Manual
 
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Robinson, Christina (2011-08-02) - Intermediate
This document is just a collection of a few handy hints that we have made whilst working with QGIS, which we believe are helpful and useful. This is by no means a full and detailed manual on how to use QGIS, but how to use some of the functions within QGIS. This document will hopefully be updated ...
AdvancedTutorial
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Robinson, Christina (2011-08-02) - Advanced
This is a very basic introduction into pgAdmin III and how to add a server and get started with writing SQL queries. There are a number of basic queries that have been written below and some basic syntaxes for SQL queries along with some basic rules you need to follow when writing SQL queries.
IntermediateCase Study
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Hodgkinson, Anna; Robinson, Christina (2011-08-02) - Intermediate
This case study demonstrates how Oxford Archaeology1 have successfully adopted open source geospatial software, in particular the desktop GIS packages gvSIG and Quantum GIS (QGIS) in an active move away from proprietary mapping software such as CAD or ArcGIS. Open source GIS has been successfully...
IntermediateTechnical Report
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Jackson, Mike; Gardner, Zoe; Wainwright, Thomas (2011-08-05) - Intermediate
The research undertaken for this Report addresses the question: “Does the convergence of previously discrete strands of information and communications technology (ICT), through the medium of location awareness, offer an integrating framework for the implementation of citizen-friendly ubiquitous...
BasicTutorial
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Sutton, Tim; Dassau, Otto; Sutton, Marcelle (2011-08-08) - Basic
Understand interpolation as part of spatial analysis. Spatial interpolation is the process of using points with known values to estimate values at other unknown points. In this worksheet we describe interpolation in more detail and give some examples of how it can be useful.
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Sutton, Tim; Dassau, Otto; Sutton, Marcelle (2011-08-08) - Basic
Discover the different kinds of raster data and how they can be used in a GIS. Raster data are arranged in a matrix of cells. Each cell in the matrix has a value. When viewed as a whole the raster looks like an image. In this worksheet we take a closer look at raster data.
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Sutton, Tim; Dassau, Otto; Sutton, Marcelle (2011-08-08) - Basic
Topology defines the relationship between vector features. In this topic we look at how topology is used in a GIS, and the differences between topological and non topological datasets. We also look at how topological concepts can be used to improve the digitising process.
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Sutton, Tim; Dassau, Otto; Sutton, Marcelle (2011-08-08) - Basic
Learn how to create and edit vector and attribute data. In the previous two topics we looked at vector data. We saw that there are two key concepts to vector data, namely: geometry and attributes. The geometry of a vector feature describes its shape and position, while the attributes of a vector f...
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Sutton, Tim; Dassau, Otto; Sutton, Marcelle (2011-08-08) - Basic
Understanding the role of attribute data in a GIS. Attribute data describe features. Attribute data can help us to make interesting and informative maps, and perform spatial analysis in a GIS application. In this topic we describe how attribute data are associated with vector features and can be u...
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Sutton, Tim; Dassau, Otto; Sutton, Marcelle (2011-08-08) - Basic
Understanding of vector data models as used in GIS. Vector data provide a way to represent real world features within the GIS environment. A feature is anything you can see on the landscape such as houses, roads, trees, rivers, and so on. Each one of these things would be a feature when we represe...
BasicTutorial
Coordinate Reference Systems (CRS) provide a system for specifying location. In this topic we explore why CRS are needed and look more closely at the advantages and disadvantages of different CRSes.
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Sutton, Tim; Dassau, Otto; Sutton, Marcelle (2011-08-08) - Basic
Understanding what GIS is and what it can be used for. With a GIS application you can open digital maps on your computer, create new spatial information to add to a map, create printed maps customised to your needs and perform spatial analysis. In this worksheet we explore the basic concepts behin...
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Sutton, Tim; Dassau, Otto; Sutton, Marcelle (2011-08-08) - Basic
Understand the use of buffering in vector spatial analysis. Spatial analysis uses spatial information to extract new and additional meaning. Usually spatial analysis is carried out using a GIS Application. A GIS provides normally has spatial analysis tools for feature statistics (e.g. how many ver...
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Sutton, Tim; Dassau, Otto; Sutton, Marcelle (2011-08-08) - Basic
Understanding map production for spatial data. Map production is the process of arranging map elements on a sheet of paper in a way, that even without many words a layperson understands what it is all about. Maps are very often produced for presentations and reports where the audience or reader is...
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TEVAGANTHAN VELUPPILLAI, Dr. DANIEL P AMES (2011-08-12) - Intermediate
This is a DotSpatial C#.net programming tutorial and it is used to analyze the raster and vector data. DotSpatial is open source GIS software and it is being developed by members of the MapWindow geographic information system (GIS) open source team, and the broader OSGeo .NET developer community.
BasicTutorial
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Walker, Matt; Cook, Jo (2011-08-26) - Basic
Powerpoint from OSGIS 2011 workshop on "Consuming and Publishing Ordnance Survey Open Data with Open Source Software", edited to remove sections specific to connecting from Nottingham University. Learning outcome: participant will download and prepare Ordnance Survey data, import into PostgreSQL, ...
IntermediateTechnical Report
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MapAction (2011-10-04) - Intermediate
The first edition of this field guide was published in 2009 and has been used by a broad spectrum of humanitarian and development organisations seeking practical and low cost ways to exploit geospatial methods in their work. In response to demand, MapAction is delighted to issue this second editio...
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Pawlowicz, Sergiusz; Leibovici, Didier G.; Haines-Young, Roy; Saull, Richard; Jackson, Mike (2011-10-19) - Advanced
Advances in positioning, imaging, location-based services capabilities, and broadband connectivity enable public participation in environmental monitoring and decision making in a manner previously only possible for professional scientists. Data collected by volunteers has long been an important...
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Smallman, Duncan (2011-10-19) - Basic
Subject: R; Statistics; Open Software;
Authored on behalf of EDINA and Data Library, University of Edinburgh as part of the Research Data MANTRA (Management Training) Project, funded by JISC MRD Programme (2010-11): www.ed.ac.uk/is/data-library-projects/mantra. This practical consists of three exercises. Each exercise is provided as a ...
BasicSoftware Manual
This manual refers to the Map Viewer tool of the gvSIG Batoví open source software (GIS for education in schools)
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Jeremy, Morley; Pourabdollah, Amir (2012-08-30) - Intermediate
OSM-GB (http://www.osmgb.org.uk) is a project that will apply rules based geodata quality tools to a GB extract of OpenStreetMap. The resulting “improved” and structured data will be projected into British National Grid and served as an OGC Web Map Service and Web Feature Service. By the end of th...
Paper
When assessing the quality of a workflow and, in particular, its uncertainty propagation, the management of the quality description of the components instantiated within the workflow is essential. This is the case whether one is using clients for quality visualisation or computational services f...
IntermediatePresentation
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Andrea Aime (2012-09-03) - Intermediate
GeoServer is a well established multiplatform, open source server providing a variety of OGC services, including WMS (view services), WFS and WCS (download and edit services) as well as WPS (spatial data processing services). Among the open source GIS web servers GeoServer is well known for the ...
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Mehta, Vishal; Kemp-Benedict, Eric; Wang, Guozhong; Malghan, Deepak (2012-09-03) - N/A
Cities are like living entities, needing a continuous throughput of resources and energy for survival and growth, creating waste in the process. This paper documents the Bangalore Urban Mapping Project: an initiative to use this metabolic concept to inform comprehensive planning in the rapidly gro...
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Martin, David (2012-09-04) - Basic
Subject: Open Data; Census; UK; 2011;
The first results of the 2011 census in England and Wales were released on 16 July 2012, with the standard outputs for the first time being released under an Open Government Licence. More detailed data, including spatial products such as boundaries for output areas, postcode lookup tables and an ...
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Arroyo Ohori, Ken; Ledoux, Hugo; Meijers, Martijn (2012-09-05) - Intermediate
Presentation about the prepair/pprepair software to repair polygons/planar partitions for OSGIS 2012
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Fonts, Oscar; Garcia Coya, Miguel; González Cortés, Fernando (2012-09-05) - Intermediate
Subject: NetCDF; GeoNetwork; THREDDS;
ICOS (Integrated Carbon Observation System) is an European Infrastructure whose aim is to provide long-term measurements on greenhouse effect gas emissions. Such measurements will contribute to the analysis and modeling of carbon cycle at continental and global scales. Spain's contribution to I...
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Walker, Matt (2012-09-05) - Advanced
OSGIS 2012 talk on building a national (GB) base map service using open software
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Geomorphology is the science that analyses how climatic, tectonic and biogenic processes act on the surface of the Earth to create landforms and landscapes. Whilst many organizations recognize the importance of geomorphic processes and landforms in their work, there is no single centralised resour...
IntermediatePresentation
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Ian James (2012-09-06) - Intermediate
This presentation looks at the drivers for Ordnance Survey adopting open source software as an option for our production applications, at the experiences and challenges that we have faced in doing that, and at how those experiences are influencing our future use of technologies.
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Cook, Jo (2012-09-07) - Intermediate
A talk on how to consume three examples of open and linked data using python scripts and the open source geospatial software stack of postgis, mapserver, ogr and quantum GIS
BasicTutorial
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Rautenbach, Victoria; Flemming, Gavin (2012-10-10) - Basic
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Anand, Suchith (2012-10-19) - Basic
Subject: OSGIS; Open Source Labs;
The presentation gives overview of Open Source GIS Conference, developments in OSGeo education efforts, OSGeo Labs worldwide
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Anand, Suchith (2012-10-19) - Basic
This is presentation overview on the importance of open source, open standards, open data for spreading the benefits of geospatial technologies for all
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Pourabdollah, Amir; Anand, Suchith; Morley, Jeremy; Jackson, Mike (2012-10-22) - Intermediate
Today many aspects of geospatial science including information, standards and tools are created and developed as "open". The effects of this openness are not only providing the free access but also spreading knowledge and responsibility to the whole community. The objective of the ELOGeo project...
AdvancedTechnical Report
This technical report describes step by step the methodology followed in order to map forest gaps out of orthophotos (0.8 m pixel resolution) and forest inventory vector maps provided by the Landesforsten Rheinland-Pfalz. In order to achieve the highest possible accuracy, visual interpretation of ...
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Vu, Tuong Thuy (2012-11-01) - Basic
The School of Geography started its operation in Malaysia campus in early 2011 with a newly established MSc program in Environmental Monitoring and Management. None of teaching and research related to Geospatial Science existed in Malaysia campus till the School of Geography brought in the first g...
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Acosta y Lara, Sergio; Anguix, Alvaro (2012-11-06) - Basic
This is an overview presentation of the gvSIG Batoví project presented by Sergio Acosta y Lara (MTOP, Uruguay) and Alvaro Anguix (gvSIG Association) . The aim of gvSIG Batoví is to develop a powerful educational tool that enables primary and secondary education students to understand space, to eas...
AdvancedPaper
A workflow engine and XML data-structure is reported for: (a) automating workflows to process remotely-sensed data; and (b) generating workflow reports with embedded image, statistical and other output. Workflow execution, persistence and reporting are based on a single XML structure. Layered obje...
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Franceschi, Silvia; Antonello, Andrea; Reitz, Thorsten; Templer, Simon; Klien, Eva (2013-10-04) - Basic
HUMBOLDT Alignment Editor (HALE) is a Free and Open Source solution for interactive geodata harmonisation. The presentation will start with a short introduction on HALE, then a practical showcase on how data can be transformed to comply to the INSPIRE Data Specification for some spatial data theme...
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QGIS Project (2013-02-21) - N/A
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Quantum GIS (QGIS) is a user friendly Open Source Geographic Information System (GIS) licensed under the GNU General Public License. QGIS is an official project of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo). It runs on Linux, Unix, Mac OSX, Windows and Android and supports numerous vector, rast...
IntermediateTutorial
 
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Pourabdollah, Amir; Morley, Jeremy; Feldman, Steven (2013-09-13) - Intermediate
By the end of this workshop, we will experience: - Working with the OSM-GB Web interface - Using the OSM-GB Web Services (WMS + WFS) in Quantum GIS - Using the OSM-GB bug detection service - Overlaying OSM-GB maps with other map sources (e. g. Ordnance Survey vector maps)
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Pourabdollah, Amir; Morley, Jeremy; Feldman, Steven (2013-09-13) - Intermediate
A use case of integrating a variety of open-source geospatial tools is presented in this paper to process and openly redeliver open data in open standards. Through a software engineering approach, we have focused on the potential usability of OpenStreetMap in authoritative and professional context...
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Kastl, Daniel; Junod, Frédéric; Seki, Hal; Jacolin, Yves (2013-09-17) - Intermediate
pgRouting adds routing functionality to PostGIS. This introductory workshop will show you how. It gives a practical example of how to use the new pgRouting release with OpenStreetMap road network data. It explains the steps to prepare the data, make routing queries, assign costs, write a custom fu...
BasicPresentation
 
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Christl, Arnulf (2013-09-19) - Basic
The first part of this presentation details the inner workings of Open Source development, Free Software licensing and associated business models as opposed to proprietary models. The second part of the slide set introduces OSGeo's mission, goals and the organizational structure implemented to ach...
AdvancedPresentation
 
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Gehrels, Barend (2013-09-19) - Advanced
Subject: C++; Geometry; OGC; Library; Boost;
Overview of Boost.Geometry including samples and pictures. This presentation was held at September 19, 2013 about 12:00 during FOSS4G 2013, Nottingham
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Picavet, Vincent (2013-09-19) - Intermediate
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Brovelli, Maria Antonia; Minghini, Marco; Zamboni, Giorgio (2013-10-02) - Advanced
Driven by the rise of Web 2.0 and the non-stop spread of mobile device sensors, the concept of PGIS (Participatory GIS) is knowing a new, revolutionary era. This research investigates the opportunity to build up a prototype of Participatory GIS, with completely FOSS architecture, in which data dir...
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Willmes, Christian; Kürner, Daniel; Bareth, Georg (2013-09-23) - Basic
FOSS4G Presentation: http://2013.foss4g.org/conf/programme/presentations/24/ Abstract: Based on well-established Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) products such as MapServer, MapProxy, GeoExt and pyCSW, as well as the (not primarily geospatial) open source technologies Typo3 an...
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Singh, Raj; McKenzie, Denise (2013-09-19) - Basic
Subject: OGC; Open; POI;
Presentation from FOSS4G 2013 on the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) OpenPOI registry and new Standard Working Group (SWG)
IntermediatePresentation
With increasing measurement and sampling capabilities of autonomous oceanographic platforms (e.g. Gliders, Autonomous Underwater Vehicles, Wavegliders), the need to efficiently access and visualize the data they collect is growing. The Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute has designed and buil...
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Köbben, Barend (2013-09-19) - Basic
This presentation is about different worlds, and how we try to unite them. One of these worlds is the world of Atlases: collections of complex, high quality maps presenting a nation to the geographically interested. The second is the world of National Spatial Infrastructures: highly organised, sta...
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Hoffmann, Niels (2013-09-21) - Intermediate
The maintenance of waterways is expensive. Optimization of reconstruction projects can save money and limit hindrance for the public. In this presentation I show how the implementation of Spatial OLAP can give better insight in the quality of the construction of waterway banks. By spatially overla...
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Heuer, Tim-Hinnerk; Medyckyj-Scott, David; Cowie, Andrew (2013-09-26) - Basic
Subject: WMS-V; Animation; Maps; Video; WMS;
There is an increasing amount of geo-temporal data being created. Examples include weather patterns, population movement of plant and animal species, epidemics of the Avian flu, shopping patterns. Generally speaking geo-temporal data is big data which can be difficult to visualise in a web browser...
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Lars, Opsahl (2013-09-20) - N/A
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The 2012 GPI project produced a new "Farm Maps Online" client, as a replacement for an existing HTML client that had been used for 10 years. The GPI application is an important tool for Norwegian farmers and governmental staff, but it's open everybody all properties in Norway can be viewed in the ...
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Giraud, Pierre (2013-09-20) - N/A
In this presentation we will share our experiences of working with OpenLayers for mobile applications, in combination with the Sencha Touch framework and PhoneGap. http://pgiraud.github.io/foss4g2013_mobile/#/
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Toni, Hernández; Lluís, Vicens; Gemma, Boix (2013-09-20) - Basic
Report, inventory of the most common tools, techniques and processes related to OSM Data.
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Maneiro, Andrés; Ocampo, Jorge (2013-09-20) - Intermediate
This presentation will look into how advanced data modeling methods - linear referencing and dynamic segmentation - can be useful in working with assets such as roads, water and sanitation networks, rivers or electrical grids. We will showcase a custom solution based on PostGIS and gvSIG for road ...
AdvancedPresentation
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Graser, Anita; Straub, Markus; Dragaschnig, Melitta (2013-09-20) - Advanced
This presentation presents a novel open source toolbox for street network comparison based on the Sextante geoprocessing framework for the open source Geographic Information System Quantum GIS (QGIS). In the spirit of open science, the toolbox enables researchers worldwide to assess the quality of...
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Hugentobler, Marco Dr.; Neumann, Andreas Dr. (2013-09-20) - Basic
Subject: QGIS; Desktop GIS;
A summary of the most important new features or changes in QGIS 2.0
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Kadlec, Jiri; Treml, Pavel (2013-09-20) - Basic
The presentation explains the development and application of a script for bulk assessment and interpolation of data in the R scripting language. In practice it is often required to analyze a large amount of spatial data from multiple periods of time. First, for familiarization with the data before...
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Heuer, Tim-Hinnerk; Medyckyj-Scott, David; Cowie, Andrew (2013-09-20) - Basic
There is an increasing amount of geo-temporal data being created. Examples include weather patterns, population movement of plant and animal species, epidemics of the Avian flu, shopping patterns. Generally speaking geo-temporal data is big data which can be difficult to visualise in a web browser...
IntermediatePresentation
This presentation will talk about the recent positive change of Korean government's policy toward open source GIS and its background rationale by reviewing past investment on Korean GIS from 1995 to 2011 and related research reports on open source GIS adoptions in Korea. January 2013, Ministr...
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Schebella, Marius (2013-09-20) - Basic
ODVIS-AT is a project funded by the Internet Foundation Austria and Salzburg University of Applied Science. The goal is to display open data (demographic, open government data) in a quick and easy way to end users. In 2011 the Austrian cities Linz and Vienna launched two Open Government Data servi...
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crowd-sourced data for store location analysis This tutorial illustrates the huge potential offered by the crowd-sourced data model, underlines its flaws and demonstrates methods for overcoming issues of quality and inconsistency. This tutorial will show you what a crowd-sourced geographic dataset...
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MOLIT(Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport) has established NTIC(National Transport Information Center) for effective management of various kinds of transportations in South Korea and released several services that people can use. Gaia3D Inc., has involved in one part of mobile service ...
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Montanari, Marco (2013-09-21) - Intermediate
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Smith, Michael; Butler, Howard (2013-09-21) - Intermediate
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Malherbe, Audrey (2013-09-21) - Intermediate
Mappy is an online mapping company based in France and fully-owned by Solocal Group (French Yellow Pages). Mappy was the pioneer in online mapping in France, and holds a significant market share in France and Belgium (about 10 millions monthly users). The company has developed an home-made LBS pla...
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Lacroix, Julien-Samuel (2013-09-22) - Basic
Subject: Open Software;
Anyone who has tried to create great looking maps for a large dataset such as OpenStreetMap knows how daunting of a task that can be. Scribe is the solution to this painstaking task. This presentation will introduce this new way to not only edit, but mostly to manage, mapfiles. No matter how much ...
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Lacroix, Julien-Samuel (2013-09-22) - Basic
Subject: Open Software;
You may think that adding driving directions to your web mapping application is complicated. Please stand corrected! This presentation will guide you with step by step directions to integrate a routing functionality in your webmapping application in a matter of hours. Starting from your road netwo...
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We will describe how Landcare Research, a Crown-owned company that carries out environmental research for the benefit of New Zealand, has been using open source geospatial software and open standards to provide access to data and tools to support decision making by industry, central and local gove...
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Sayed, Mohamed (2013-09-22) - Intermediate
These slides starts with a brief background then describes at a high level a set of architectural patterns for cloud computing. The second part of the presentation focuses on profiling common Spatial Data Infrastructure in the cloud, starting with importing large set of spatial data. Blue prints o...
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van den Broecke, Just (2013-09-22) - Intermediate
Stetl, Streaming ETL, is a lightweight, geospatial ETL-framework written in Python, integrating transformation tools like GDAL/OGR, XSLT and PostGIS. Stetl targets ETL cases that involve XML and GML data, like INSPIRE data harmonization, but other transformations, even non-geospatial, can also be ...
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Bonfort, Thomas; Bonfort, Thomas (2013-09-22) - Advanced
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MapCache is a new member in the family of tile caching servers. It aims to be simple to install and configure (no need for the intermediate glue such as mod-python, mod-wsgi or fastcgi), to be (very) fast (written in C and running as a native module under apache or nginx, or as a standalone fastcg...
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Ramsey, Paul (2013-09-22) - Basic
Subject: PostGIS; Open Source;
A quick review of the features, basic and advanced, of the PostGIS spatial database.
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Ramsey, Paul (2013-09-22) - Basic
Introduction to LIDAR storage in the PostgreSQL database.
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Aime, Andrea (2013-09-23) - Intermediate
This presentation will provide the attendee with an introduction to data processing in GeoServer by means of WPS, rendering transformations and SQL views. We will start by a brief introduction to GeoServer WPS capabilities, showing how to build processing request based on existing processes and ho...
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van den Eijnden, Bart (2013-09-23) - Intermediate
This presentation uses a mobile application developed for the City of San Francisco (SFMTA) to describe the process gone through with developing an HTML5 application for a specific Android tablet. Main issues encountered were the performance of map panning and the selection of features.
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Morandini, Luca; Tomko, Martin; Sinnott, Richard (2013-09-23) - Advanced
n order to deliver rich user experience to user, features (attribute data and geometries) have to be sent to the client for mouse-over visual effects, synchronization between charts, tables and maps, and on-the-fly classifications. GeoJSON is one of the most popular encodings for the transfer of f...
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A 15 minutes talk on practical implementation of the concepts described in the article the "Bytecode Unification of Computable Geospatial Models". This presentation also addresses questions; What are the limitations of geospatial managed objects; and Why you should consider them.
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As part of EarthServer, an ongoing e-Infrastructure EU-FP7 project, the British Geological Survey is investing in the development of Web Coverage Services (WCS) and Web Coverage Processing Services (WCPS), built on open source Rasdaman and Petascope software in a bid to make 100TB of geological da...
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SUEUR, Guillaume (2013-09-23) - Intermediate
MapServer REST API has been designed and developed in order to mimic the behaviour of GeoServer REST API and thus bring inter-operability between these two major cartographic backends. This presentation shows the basics of the MapServer REST API and a quick focus on the QGIS Rest Plugin build to g...
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Hennig, Benjamin D. (2013-09-23) - N/A
Plenary keynote presentation
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Aime, Andrea (2013-09-23) - N/A
Subject: SLD; CSS; GeoServer; Style; Map;
Various software can style maps and generate a proper SLD document for OGC compliant WMS like GeoServer to use. However, in most occasions, the styling allowed by the graphical tools is pretty limited and not good enough to achieve good looking, readable and efficient cartographic output. Topics t...
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Aime, Andrea; Garnett, Jody; Justin, Deoliveira (2013-09-23) - Intermediate
GeoServer continues to grow with an active community and expanding user base. This presentation takes the pulse of the project with a status report of how GeoServer is doing and what to expect in the coming future. The presentation will start with a “year in review” overviewing some of the new and...
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Mapbender3 is a client framework for spatial data infrastructures. It provides web based interfaces for displaying, navigating and interacting with OGC compliant services. Mapbender3 has a modern and user-friendly administration web interface to do all the work without writing a single line of cod...
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GeoCat Bridge helps to bridge the gap between proprietary and open source geospatial solutions. The goal of this product is to provide a solution that makes it extremely easy for users to publish their data on a GeoNetwork, GeoServer and/or MapServer based server solution. The tool converts ArcMap...
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Laggner, Birgit; Orthen, Natascha (2013-09-23) - Basic
Presentation of an approach developed at the Thünen Institute of Rural Studies in Braunschweig, Germany, for the use of GIS in analyzing agricultural land use change. PostgreSQL/PostGIS, GRASS and ArcGIS are used for the processing and integration of massive, heterogeneous vector and raster geodat...
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Meissl, Stephan; Aime, Andrea; Giannecchini, Simone (2013-09-24) - N/A
This presentation will show the current status of open source implementations of WCS, and particularly EO-WCS, by comparing GeoServer and MapServer/EOxServer.
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Meissl, Stephan; Bonfort, Thomas; Schindler, Fabian (2013-09-24) - N/A
This presentation introduces the Browse Server of the European Space Agency's new User Services infrastructure (ngEO), serving browse images via OGC's WMTS and WMS standards using GDAL, MapServer, EOxServer, and MapCache.
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Rowlingson, Barry (2013-09-24) - Advanced
An attempt to integrate QGIS' mapping into the reproducible report-writing functions of knitr from the R system.
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Birkett, John (2013-09-24) - Intermediate
The presentation focusses on the example of loading the OS Code-Point and OS Code-Point with Polygons Open Data onto a postgres/postgis system and the issues that can crop up, plus how to deal with them. The additional materials are a walk-through and the files required by it. Please note that use...
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Smith, Robin; Burger, Armin; Cipriano, Piergiorgio (2013-09-24) - N/A
The implementation of the European INSPIRE Directive will benefit from the reuse of a constellation of technical assets, including the key contribution of open source software; where the identification and sharing of components through a reference platform (ARE3NA) aims to provide additional benef...
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istSOS (http://istgeo.ist.supsi.ch/software/istsos) is an OGC SOS server implementation the SOS service entirely written in Python for exchanging XML requests and responses. istSOS allows for managing and dispatching observations from monitoring sensors according to the Sensor Observation Service ...
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McFerren, Graeme; Swanepoel, Derick; Lai, Cheewai (2013-09-25) - Intermediate
CSIR has developed a software system known as the Wide Area Alerting and Notification System to handle complex alerting and notification requirements in the vegetation wildfire domain. The system is aimed at being fairly generic though, so finds use in other domains too. This presentation describe...
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James, Ian (2013-09-25) - Basic
A summary of Ordnance Survey's use of open-source software for its core operations, and lessons learnt from the adoption of that software.
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Batty, Peter (2013-09-25) - Basic
This was not strictly a FOSS4G presentation, but was the closing presentation at the preceding AGI conference, and was intended as an introduction to open source geospatial among other topics, so is relevant to FOSS4G (especially to newcomers). A video of this presentation is available at https://...
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Peter, Batty (2013-09-25) - Intermediate
This presentation discusses enterprise web mapping applications that we've been developing for large utilities and communications companies, based on a number of open source geospatial components. At this time last year the main elements of our solution were PostGIS, MapFish and Google Maps. Since...
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Morissette, Daniel; Bonfort, Thomas (2013-09-25) - Intermediate
This session starts with a status report of the MapServer project, followed by an open question/answer session to provide a opportunity for users to interact with members of the MapServer project team. We will go over the main features and enhancements introduced in MapServer 6.2 and 6.4, includin...
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Sutton, Tim (2013-09-25) - Basic
Subject: QGIS; FOSS4G2013;
This is the slide sequence for the keynote address given by Tim Sutton for QGIS at FOSS4G2013, Nottingham.
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Kušić, Dalibor; Podvezanec, Dragan (2013-09-26) - Advanced
Load Balancing Large Numbers Of Geoserver and Geowebcache instances
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This presentation covers the preparation and realisation of setting up a fire danger forecasting platform for the Isle of Sardinia. The system created uses, firstly, crowd sourced weather data as input for calculation of fire danger predictions and, secondly, only free and open source software for...
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May, Oliver (2013-09-26) - Basic
Subject: pgRouting;
This project realizes the automation of the granting of the right to individual and/or collective subsidized transport of students. Applications are initiated by the school by means of a web application. Afterwards these applications are treated automatically and on-the-fly thanks to a routing alg...
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Turkovic, Marko; Obad, Tomislav (2013-09-26) - Advanced
The presentation covers experiences and challenges encountered during the implementation of the Kosovo Spatial Data Infrastructure. The SDI consists of GeoPortal, Cadaster and Land Information System and the Address Register, all implemented on the FOSS stack and interconnected via OGC services.
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Allan, Laframboise (2013-09-27) - N/A
Esri hosts over 80 public code repositories on GitHub, extending across a wide range of disciplines and technologies from full client-server Government solutions to specific geo-utility tools to ArcGIS products, components and solutions. This session covers how Esri embraced GitHub for sharing geo...
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Hugentobler, Marco Dr.; Neumann, Andreas Dr. (2013-09-27) - Basic
Subject: QGIS; Server; WebGIS; Mobile GIS;
Description of QGIS server, web client and mobile web client with their features/capabilities, screenshots and future plans.
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Hugentobler, Marco Dr.; Woodrow, Nathan; Neumann, Andreas (2013-09-27) - Basic
A summary of new features and improvements in QGIS 2.0 Dufour.
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Simone, Giannecchini; Andrea, Aime (2013-09-30) - Advanced
Setting up a GeoServer can sometimes be deceptively simple. However, going from proof-of-concept to production requires a number of steps to be taken in order to optimize the server in terms of availability, performance and scalability. The presentation will show how to get from a basic setup to a...
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Simone, Giannecchini; Andrea, Aime; Alessio, Fabiani (2013-09-30) - Basic
This presentation will provide an introduction to the GeoServer project and its abilities to publish data with a mix of well-known OGC protocols and other popular protocols and data formats.
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Daniele, Romagnoli; Simone, Giannecchini (2013-09-30) - Advanced
This presentation will provide detailed information on how to ingest and configure spatio-temporal data in GeoServer, to be served using OGC services, with examples from WMS and WCS services.
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Simone, Giannecchini; Daniele, Romagnoli (2013-09-30) - Advanced
The purpose of this presentation is to discuss the developments during last years in raster data support in GeoTools and GeoServer, and also to introduce and discuss future development directions.
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Emanuele, Tajariol; Alessio, Fabiani; Simone, Giannecchini (2013-09-30) - Advanced
This presentation will provide an introduction to GeoFence, an open source tool to configure and use complex authorization rules to protect data served by GeoServer OGC services.
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Anonymous (2013-09-30) - Intermediate
CKAN is the most widely used open source data portal software across the world, built on open standards to make data easily discoverable and reusable. This presentation will explore what features allow publishing geospatial metadata with CKAN, providing an alternative to traditional geospatial cat...
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Baumann, Peter (2013-10-01) - N/A
Subject: OGC; Big Data; Geo Services;
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Waters, Tim (2013-10-01) - Basic
Psychogeography is a loose term but generally means "the study of the geographical environment, consciously organised or not, on the emotions and behaviours of individuals", or as the writer Alan Moore said it's "the poetry of place". The term originated with the Situationists in 1950's Paris and ...
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Warmerdam, Frank (2013-10-01) - Intermediate
A practical review of how to identify and specify coordinate systems for applications built on PROJ.4, use of EPSG codes or use of OGC Well Known Text. Detailed examples will be given for a variety of coordinate system, including examples of how it would be used with applications such as MapServer...
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Helm, Ch (2013-10-01) - Basic
Subject: GitHub; Geo;
Thoughts on geo and github and having fun with both
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Helm, Chris (2013-10-01) - Intermediate
Subject: JavaScript; Geospatial;
Some thoughts about geospatial and JS
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Warmerdam, Frank; Rouault, Even (2013-10-01) - Intermediate
Subject: GDAL;
An overview of the capabilities of the GDAL/OGR (Geospatial Data Abstraction Library) project will be covered, followed by a focus on new developments in the last two years and future directions for the project.
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Sabo, Nouri; Beaulieu, Alexandre; Belanger, David; Belzile, Yves; Benoit, Piché (2013-10-02) - N/A
Natural Resources Canada's new elevation data management system includes a novel hierarchical data structure, the GeoHashTree, for managing point clouds and other types of elevation data. It is a component of POINTPACH, the new extension for the management of point clouds in PostgreSQL. We wll exp...
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Kalberer, Pirmin (2013-10-02) - Intermediate
OGC has published GeoPackage as a candidate standard in January 2013. An SQLite container combines simple feature vector data (SpatiaLite) and JPEG/PNG raster tiles in a single file. The SQL interface makes it immediately usable for mobile, web or desktop applications. An embedded XML capabilities...
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Twitter has developed over the past few years into a potent source of public opinion and comment. The service passed 500 million users in June 2012, collectively posting hundreds of millions of tweets each day, and several high-profile analyses of this data (such as the Twitter Political Index, wh...
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Chapman, Kate (2013-10-02) - N/A
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Chapman, Kate; Van Putten, Kristy (2013-10-02) - Basic
To prepare contingency plans for a city at risk of severe flooding, emergency managers need to answer the following questions: * Which areas are most likely to be affected? * How many people will need to be evacuated and sheltered? * Which schools will be closed? * Which hospitals can still take p...
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Cavallini, Paolo (2013-10-02) - Basic
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Blower, Jon; Griffiths, Guy; Lewis, Jane; Roberts, Charles; Yang, Kevin; Maso, Joan (2013-10-02) - Intermediate
Describes a convention for using Web Map Services to communicate the quality of data at the dataset, variable and pixel level. The conventions are known as "WMS-Q" and we present prototype client and server software, based on the open-source ncWMS software.
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Stekelenburg, Rob (2013-10-02) - Basic
Tiling is currently the best solution to achieve high performance and throughput for serving map images. However, because tile images have to be prepared, tiling is often only used for relatively static data. The Dutch national facility for presenting governmental spatial plans, www.ruimtelijkepla...
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Prunayre, Francois (2013-10-02) - Basic
Subject: Metadata;
Exploring use cases where the synchronization mechanism between data and their metadata could improve SDI user experience
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Johnson, Jeffrey (2013-10-02) - N/A
Would you like to learn how to get started building an online mapping system? This workshop will introduce attendees to the components of a complete, open-source web mapping solution. The course will include an introduction to spatial analysis with PostGIS, loading and serving data with GeoServer,...
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The MapRoad Pavement Management System supports the monitoring and management of 90,000km of Irish roads via an integrated desktop, web, and smart mobile solution. The web solution is built on open source software combined with existing proprietary databases and desktop GIS allowing minimum disrup...
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This presentation seeks to present a case study for how Warwickshire County Council replaced their proprietary web-GIS with a in-house developed deployment of Heron Mapping Client, with GeoServer for the backend. It will cover the entire process, from business case, through specification, extendin...
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Bell, Graeme (2013-10-03) - Intermediate
Description: The Norwegian Forest and Landscape geomatics group works with national-scale agricultural data, and as part of a recent project, we have developed some tools & techniques that significantly improve performance with open source GIS tools that we want to share with the community. (Gener...
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Negretti, Marco; Gatti, Andrea; Reguzzoni, Mirko; Sampietro, Daniele (2013-10-03) - Intermediate
Subject: GOCE; WPS; GRASS-GIS; pyWPS; MapServer;
The European Space Agency (ESA) with the launch of the GOCE satellite made it possible to study the Earth's gravitational field and estimate the geoid with unprecedented accuracy and resolution on a global scale. In this presentation first results of the development of some OWS service (WPS, WMS ...
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Nielsen, Jonas (2013-10-07) - Intermediate
The Danish Geodata Agency has changed a major part of its data distribution to open source databases and services, PostGIS and Mapserver. Experiences are positive. Performance and stability are comparable to commercial systems.
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Tonnhofer, Oliver (2013-10-07) - N/A
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Clark, Scott; Holmes, Chris (2013-10-15) - N/A
GeoGit is designed to allow for multiple individuals to contribute to geospatial feature data while providing distributed versioning. With this capability we can move into a paradigm that allows for distributed collaboration on geographic data development and management. GeoGit will provide the ab...
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Johnson, Jeffrey (2013-10-23) - N/A
Subject: Open Source; CMS; Geospatial;
GeoNode is a web-based application and platform for developing geospatial information systems (GIS) and for deploying spatial data infrastructures (SDI). It is designed to be extended and modified, and can be integrated into existing platforms.
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Lovelace, Robin (2013-11-25) - Intermediate
This tutorial illustrates the huge potential offered by the crowd-sourced data model, underlines its flaws and demonstrates methods for overcoming issues of quality and inconsistency. This tutorial will show you what a crowd-sourced geographic dataset looks like, and illustrates its potential. In ...
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Opsahl, Lars (2013-11-05) - Intermediate
Subject: Postgis; Oracle; SDE; PostgreSQL;
The case is that we have tables with GB's of data. This tables are updated regularly by different users and applications. Mapserver is used for WMS and is connected to Oracle. We can not change all the applications to use postgresSQL and we can not except all user's to switch from Oracle to pos...
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Gebbert, Sören (2013-11-24) - Advanced
An introduction to the new spatio-temporal capabilities of GRASS GIS that transform it into a comprehensive temporal GIS.
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Water quality is a major problem nowadays around the world. CLEANWATER system combine various information and complex data in order to evaluate the present level of nutrient pollution in vulnerable areas, as well as to assess the cost-efficiency of the measures that could be applied. Through a sim...
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Lovelace, Robin (2014-02-02) - Basic
This tutorial shows how open source tools can be used to harness a huge and rapidly growing open source geodatabase: Open Street Map. It is targeted at people new to Open Street Map, but who already have an understanding of basic GIS concepts. Previous experience with the programs QGIS and R would...