GeoServer - Driving Spatial Data Applications. A core component of the Geospatial Web
Online maps are in demand like never before. Applications ranging from real estate directories showcasing available rental properties to routing sites that allow people to easily find your home or business with no knowledge of the surrounding area. Behind many of these applications is GeoServer.
GeoServer is an open source application server, written in Java, that allows users to share and edit geospatial data. Designed for interoperability, it publishes data from any major spatial data source using open standards such as those published by the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)
GeoServer implements the Web Map Service (WMS) standard and can create maps in a variety of output formats. This interface provides client applications and sites with the ability to request one or more data sets in an area of interest and receive a cartographically consistent, multi-layer, rendered map as a single image. It also conforms to the Web Feature Service (WFS) standard, which permits the actual sharing and editing of the geospatial data. This provides...more
Snowy Hydro’s previous GIS Database was facing procedural, structural, and content issues. These cumulated in possible higher maintenance costs, potential data integrity issues, and difficulty for business to capitalise on potential value held within the geospatial data assets.
LISAsoft, who have deep domain expertise managing geospatial data and building geospatial applications, were engaged to assess Snowy Hydro’s geospatial systems,...more
The PostGIS training course is designed to allow participants to become familiar with PostGIS, which spatially enables geographic objects in a PostgreSQL object relational database.
The course is designed for database developers and administrators with a solid understanding of SQL.You Will Learn:
Spatially Enabled with PostGIS covers the breadth of the PostGIS API from the basic creation...more