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
LISAsoft recently successfully tendered to have the Geospatial services category added to our DMOSS (Defence Material Organisation Support Services) panel listing. We have been awarded a skill set of Level 5 (pre-eminent consultants ) allowing us to work with the defence department on Geospatial projects. LISAsoft has been on the DMOSS panel for several years now and can also provide many other services, such as development, support, training...more
This course provides a high-level overview of the breadth of popular, open source, geospatial applications. There are robust and widely deployed open source applications for the full range of geospatial requirements, and for most use cases there are multiple quality products to choose from. We will walk through the popular options, share our recommendations, and provide a hands on introduction to a representative set of...more