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Development in Free Software as engine of change

Almost everything is ready for the 7th gvSIG Latin America and the Caribbean Conference, which will be held in Mexico. The gradual addition of public institutions seems valuable to us, which per year have been controlled by proprietary software, a process in most situations that started from the implementation of international financing projects that ...

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 ...

Geographica's GIS Pills

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

How Mapserver Works

Last 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 Chiapas cuates. Where to mount Once Apache is installed, the default publishing directory for MapServer is the OSGeo4W folder directly above C: / Inside, there is ...

Deciding by MapServer

Taking advantage of a recent conversation with a Cadastral institution that was looking to publish its maps, here I summarize the most important things to return the rescue of the subject to the community. Perhaps at the time it will help someone who wants to make a decision or ask for geofumado help. Why MapServer The scenario was someone, who had ...

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 carried out. Apart from the multiple information services available from the Ministry of Housing and Spatial Planning, I have learned of educational material on the geospatial subject that has recently been put into ...

…what month…

... gvSIG 1.9 stable has arrived ... we are about to start the assembly of the IDE on mapserver ... coup, restitution, another coup, elections, nobody knows anymore ... my brother and the star motorist are getting married ... version 3.0 of geofumadas is almost here. com ... the original phrase of the month: If you are trying to do a minimally serious project, I recommend you * strongly * ...

... where are you friend ...

Not many answers: On a trip. We choose what we do, almost everything, although I think that many things are not more complicated due to lack of time. It is satisfactory to see interesting results in municipalities that with their nails and a little push they can achieve in terms of land management. Let's not say see how young ...

Spatial Data Infrastructures for Guatemala

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

Geofumadas on the fly, January 2009

Gentlemen, these days are for running; between finishing the operational plan for this year, paying off balances of what happened and socializing with mayors the scope of what the agreement of cadastral values ​​implies in a political year ... uf! Getting ready to replicate the Total Station course; by the way, when I see photos in the report ...