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GPS Mobile Mapper 6, Capture data

The Mobile Mapper 6 is the generation that came to replace the CX and Pro, which previously produced Magellan. Today we will see how to capture data in the field. 1 Basic configurations To capture data, the team must have installed the Mobile Mapping software, which comes with the discs when purchasing the equipment and ...

Euroatlas: old maps in shp format

It happens to the map buffs, that in the supermarket we buy a magazine just for bringing a big folding map or an atlas that adds to the collection of what we already have. Encyclopedias have done their best to show interactive Flash maps or developments that simulate the operation ...

GvSIG 1.9 stable arrived. Hurrah!!!

This week the stable version of gvSIG 1.9 was announced, of which we had the RC1 in August and the Alpha in December of 2008. This version possibly makes history, because the maturity is enough to promote it for municipal use, without being belittled by small things that ArcView 3x did and that gvSIG ...

TopoCAD, more than Topo, more than CAD

TopoCAD is a basic but integral solution for topography, CAD drawing and engineering design; although he does more than that in an evolution that has taken him more than 15 years after his birth in Sweden. Now it is watered by the world, in 12 languages ​​and 70 countries although it does not seem to have achieved a ...

Where to find maps in vector format

Finding maps in vector format of a given country could be the urgency of many. Reading the forum of Gabriel Ortiz I found this link that is interesting because it not only offers maps in .shp formats, but also kml, grid and mdb. It is gData, a service promoted by the International Rice Research Institute, ...

Spatial Data Infrastructures for Guatemala

The Prototype of Spatial Data Infrastructure for Guatemala, which is being prepared by the Secretary General of Planning and Programming of the SEGEPLAN Presidency, is interesting. We had seen in the presentation video of Moisés Poyatos and Walter Girón of SITIMI in the 4tas. gvSIG days; at the end of the presentation they mentioned that the IDEs was ...

GvSIG 1.9 and 2.0 Stable in July and September

Formally, definitive aspects of the scope and dates established for the release of stable versions of gvSIG have been announced. The answer to two basic questions is very valuable: 1. When will gvSIG 1.9 be released? 27 of July of 2009 2. And when will gvSIG 2.0 come out? 15 of September 2009 We hope that the effort in ...

Migrate features from Geographics to Bentley Map

Some time ago we have been talking about what it means to make the leap from Microstation Geographics to Bentley Map, we have talked about how both schemes work and some important advantages of Bentley Map. Already in a post I talked about how it is possible to migrate the structure of the project, in this case I want to chew how to migrate maps with attributes ...