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Development in Free Software as engine of change

Almost everything is ready for the 7as gvSIG Latin America and Caribbean seminars, which will be held in Mexico. We believe that the gradual addition of public institutions, which have been controlled by proprietary software, has been a process in most of the situations initiated since the implementation of international financing projects.

From i3Geo and 57 Brazilian Public Software tools

Today the news of the integration of efforts between i3Geo and gvSIG has arrived, a subject that seems to me an important decision of the gvSIG Foundation, although it is aware that it is hardly visible result of a whole work that takes months of planning in the internationalization strategy. And other sites will talk about it and we will know a lot

Geographica GIS Pills

The friends of Geographica have told us something about the innovations that are included in their training processes, so we take the opportunity to promote their initiatives. Geographica is a company dedicated to several branches of the geomatic spectrum, which has developed works with strategic clients that will surely guarantee the results. Apart from the letter G

5 minutes of confidence for Matías Neiff's blog

GIS, scripting and Mac are a natural combination in a blog that I have decided to recommend, because it has given me a lot of satisfaction to find. Reading the reasons why this blog arrived there makes us understand why it has been left with an old WordPress template, without a Home button and a little url

How Mapserver Works

The previous time we talked about some criteria why MapServer and the basics of the installation. Now let's see some of its operation in an exercise with the maps of the Chiapanecans. Where it is mounted Once Apache is installed, the default publishing directory for MapServer is the folder OSGeo4W directly over C: / Inside, there is

Aulasca, many free GIS resources

The Virtual Classroom of the Cartographic Institute of Andalusia is a platform mounted on Moodle, with which distance courses can be taken. Apart from the multiple information services available from the Ministry of Housing and Land Planning, I have learned about geospatial teaching material that has recently been put to

…what month…

... arrived gvSIG 1.9 stable ... we are about to start the assembly of the IDE on mapserver ... coup d'état, restitution, another blow, elections, no one knows anymore ... my brother and the star biker are married ... there is almost the 3.0 version of geofumadas. com ... the original phrase of the month: If you try to do a minimally serious project, I recommend * strongly *

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 it weighs The installer file weighs 467 MB, but it is required to