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Product Comparison AutoDesk Vs. Bentley

This is a list of AutoDesk and Bentley Systems products, trying to find similarities between them, although it has been difficult because some applications have the same orientation, but their approach is not always the same. Before we had seen some of the evolution of AutoCAD and Microstation. In summary, we can draw the following conclusions: Platforms ...

The Bentley Discussion Forums

Someone recently came asking where Microstation users, or the different Bentley applications find help. This is a list of the different discussion forums, where questions are asked and other users respond: Users in other languages ​​or countries bentley.espanol (Spanish) bentley.mx (Mexico) bentley.general (English) bentley.general.de (German) bentley.general.fr (French) bentley.general.jp (Japanese)…

Can you impress with a single map?

Hello my friends, before I go on vacation, a time when I do not expect to write much, I will tell you a story that is a bit long but necessary for geophanaists on Christmas Eve. This week some cooperating gentlemen have come to me asking for a map of the area where we are currently doing the cadastral survey. Aware that the technician ...

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 a page where you can find more information: Commercial software, or at least with a non-free license ArcGIS (World leader in applications ...

Comparison between map servers (IMS)

Before we talked about a comparison in terms of price, of various map server platforms, this time we will talk about the comparison in functionality. For this we will use as a basis a study by Pau Serra del Pozo, from the Technical Office of Cartography and Local GIS (Diputación de Barcelona) and although the analysis is based ...

GIS platforms, who take advantage?

It is difficult to leave out so many platforms that exist, however for this review we will use those that Microsoft recently considers its allies in the compatibility with SQL Server 2008. It is important to mention this opening of Microsoft SQL Server towards new partners, after it allows the management of spatial data in native form; this before just ...