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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, ...
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.
A summary of Ordnance Survey's use of open-source software for its core operations, and lessons learnt from the adoption of that software.