Archives for;

GvSIG

Using gvSIG as an Open Source alternative

Development in Free Software as engine of change

Almost everything is ready for the 7as Latin American and Caribbean gvSIG Conference, to be held in Mexico. It seems to us valuable the gradual addition of public institutions, which have been controlled by private software per year, a process in most situations initiated since the implementation of international financing projects that [...]
1

Valuable encouragement for gvSIG - The Europa Challenge Award

It is gratifying to know that gvSIG has received an international award during the recent Europa Challenge. This award provides the opportunity for projects that bring innovation and sustainable solutions to the global community. Of course, if they add value to the INSPIRE Initiative and use the technology available [...]
0

New gvSIG courses online

We announce the beginning of the registration process for the distance courses of gvSIG-Training, with the second cut of 2014, which are part of the offer of the Certification Program of the gvSIG Association. On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the gvSIG project, many of the courses have a discount, and a free course is also included [...]
0

2014 - Brief predictions of the Geo context

It is time to close this page, and as in the custom of those who close annual cycles, I loose some lines of what we could expect in 2014. And then we will talk more but just today, which is the last year: Unlike other sciences, in our trends are defined by the circle [...]
0

GvSIG 2.0 and Risk Management: 2 webinars approaching

It is interesting how traditional learning communities have evolved, and what previously required a conference room with its complications of distance and space, from an iPad can be witnessed from anywhere in the world. In this context, it is very close to developing two webinars that we should all take advantage of, considering that [...]
0

What the new gvSIG 2.0 version implies

With great anticipation we announce what the gvSIG Association has communicated: a final version of gvSIG 2.0; Project that had been working in a way parallel to the developments 1x and that until now had left us quite satisfied in the 1.12. Among the novelties, this version has a new development architecture, in [...]
1

SuperGIS Desktop, some comparisons ...

SuperGIS is part of the Supergeo model I talked about a few days ago, with good success in the Asian continent. After trying it, here are some of the impressions I've taken. In general, it does almost any other competition program. It can only be run on Windows, possibly developed on C ++, by [...]
1

November, 3 major events of the geospatial field

In the month of will be carrying out at least three events that are sure to take some of my agenda ... and my vacation. 1. SPAR Europe It will be in Holland, in The Hague almost on the same dates of the Be Inspired This event concentrates the innovators of the technologies 3D, especially of Europe where this [...]
0

GvSIG Batoví, presents the first distribution of gvSIG for Education

The internationalization and empowerment exercise pursued by the gvSIG Foundation is interesting. There are not many similar experiences, never before has free software had the maturity now, and the scenario of an entire continent that has an official language is interesting. To reach the business level has had its beginning, reach the academic level [...]
1

GvSIG course applied to Territorial Ordering

Following the track of the processes promoted by the gvSIG Foundation, we are pleased to announce the development of a course in which it will be developed using gvSIG applied to processes of Territorial Ordering. The course is run by CREDIA, an interesting initiative created within the sustainability strategy of the Biological Corridor Project [...]
0

From i3Geo and 57 Brazilian Public Software tools

Today the news of the integration of efforts between i3Geo and gvSIG, a subject that seems to me an important decision of the gvSIG Foundation, although conscious that it is hardly visible result of a whole work that takes months of planning in the strategy of internationalization. Already other sites will speak and we will know a lot [...]
0