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UDIG, an open source GIS alternative

118 themes from FOSS4G 2010

The best that can be left of these events are the PDF presentations that are very practical for reference in training processes or decision making; more in these times that the open source geospatial world has matured in a surprising way. It is a good example of human creativity, which recycles and ...

Portable GIS, everything from a USB

The 2 version of Portable GIS has been released, a simply wonderful application to execute from an external disk, a USB memory and even a digital camera the necessary programs for the management of spatial information both at desktop and web level. How much does it weigh? The installer file weighs 467 MB, but is required when ...

Comparison of spatial data handlers

Boston GIS has published a comparison between these tools for spatial data management: SQL Server 2008 Spatial, PostgreSQL / PostGIS 1.3-1.4, MySQL 5-6 Interesting, that Manifold is mentioned as a viable alternative ... that's good after more than a year ago we threw flowers waiting for your popularity to grow. Although Manifold is not going ...

GIS Software Alternatives

We are currently experiencing a boom among many technologies and brands whose application in geographic information systems is feasible, in this list, separated by the type of license. Each of them has a link to the page where you can find more information: Commercial software, or at least with a non-free license ArcGIS (World leader in applications ...