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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...
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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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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.
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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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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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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; 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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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...
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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Hennig, Benjamin D. (2013-09-23) - N/A
Plenary keynote presentation
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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.
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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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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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...
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Picavet, Vincent (2013-09-19) - Intermediate
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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 ...
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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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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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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...