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15th International gvSIG Conference - day 1

The 15th International gvSIG Conference began on November 6, at the Higher Technical School of Geodetic, Cartographic and Topographic Engineering - ETSIGCT. The opening of the event was carried out by authorities of the Polytechnic University of Valencia, the Generalitat Valenciana and the General Director of the gvSIG Alvaro Association ...

14as International gvSIG Conference: «Economy and Productivity»

The Higher Technical School of Geodetic, Cartographic and Topographic Engineering (Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain) will host, for yet another year, the gvSIG International Conference [1], which will be held from October 24 to 26 under the theme "Economy and Productivity" . During the conference there will be different thematic sessions of presentations (municipal management, emergencies, agriculture ...), and there will be ...

New gvSIG courses online

We announce the start of the registration process for the gvSIG-Training Distance Courses, with the second cut in 2014, which are part of the gvSIG Association Certification Program offer. On the occasion of the tenth anniversary of the gvSIG project, many of the courses are discounted, and a free course is also included ...

What the new gvSIG 2.0 version implies

With great expectation we announce what the gvSIG Association has communicated: a final version of gvSIG 2.0; project that had been working in a somewhat parallel way to the 1x developments and that until now had left us quite satisfied in 1.12. Among the novelties, this version has a new development architecture, in ...

From i3Geo and 57 Brazilian Public Software tools

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

The strategic value of territorial information

Within the framework of the presentation of the Geological Map of the Canary Islands, the Technical Conference on The Strategic Value of Territorial Information will be held. The fundamental axis of the same will focus on geographic information, which as a rational and coherent means of knowledge of the terrestrial physical environment and its evolution in ...

Where are gvSIG users?

In these days a webinar on gvSIG will be offered to learn more about the project. Although a strong objective of this is the Portuguese-speaking market, as it is done within the framework of the MundoGEO event, its scope will go further, so we take the opportunity to analyze some of the figures that ...

10 40 + 2012 Conferences

The more than 40 possible themes that will be carried out in the Sixth Free SIG Conference in Girona have been announced. Perhaps one of the events in the Hispanic context with the greatest impact on the visibility of OpenSource oriented to Geographic Information Systems. As a sample I leave you 10 songs that have ...

Emergency Management Plan (GEMAS) select gvSIG

We have been notified of this implementation of gvSIG applications to processes oriented to emergency management, so we spread it believing that it can be useful for many. The Province of Mendoza of the Argentine Republic is a vulnerable territory due to its geographical condition and is periodically affected by different natural phenomena: ...

GGL geoprocessing language available in gvSIG

gvSIG has just published that as a result of the Google Summer of Code in the gvSIG project, the gvSIG plugin for GGL has just been released. GGL is a specific programming language for geoprocessing in which you can find typical constructions of the most popular programming languages ​​(loops, conditionals, etc.) and ...

Is Java Worth Learning?

Beyond OpenOffice, Vuze, Woopra, or the applets that are displayed on some web pages, it is highly positioned in systems for mobiles, TV, GPS, ATMs, business programs and many of the pages that we navigate daily are running on Java . The following graphic shows how Java technology has a marked domain of ...