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GIS OpenSource OpenStandards OpenData by Mind Map: GIS
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GIS OpenSource OpenStandards OpenData

OSS GIS Stack

History

MileStones, Solomon Stuart - Sol Katz, 1978 - MOSS, 1983 - Proj4, 1995 - UMN Mapserver, 1998 - GDAL/OGR, 1999 - GRASS GIS, 2000 - JTS Topology suite, 2001 - PostGIS, 2002 - Quantum GIS, 2002 - GEOS, 2005 - Google/Yahoo/Bing maps/mushup, 2006 - OSGEO, CMS plugins, Drupal, Joomla, WikiMedia

Organizations, Open GRASS Foundation, OGC, OSGEO

C/C++ Stack

Librarys, GEOS, Features, Intersect, Contains, Intersection, Union, within, Other geometry operations, API, C wrapper interface, C++ interface, Python (SWIG), Ruby (SWIG), Platforms, Linux, Windows, MAC OSX, Proj4, Features, Transforming, Filtering, Datum transformation, API, C++, PyProj, R, Delphi, Platforms, Linux, Windows, Shapely, PySAL

WEB Mapping, MapServer, Features, Scale dependent feature drawing and application execution, Feature labeling including label collision mediation, Fully customizable, template driven output, TrueType fonts, Map element automation (scalebar, reference map, and legend), Thematic mapping using logical- or regular expression-based classes, PHP, Python, Perl, Ruby, Java, and .NET, Reading ESRI shapfiles, PostGIS, ESRI ArcSDE, Oracle Spatial, MySQL and many others via GDAL/OGR, API, PHP MapScript, Python MapScript, .NET MapScript, Platforms, Linux, Windows, Mac OSX, Solaris, Renderer, GD, AGG, + / -, + Speed, + bindings, - .map file, Mapnik, Features, ICU Unicode Support, Python 2.5/2.6 Support, Libxml2 Parser Support, Libxml2 Parser Support, GDAL/OGR Plugin, PostGIS Plugin, SQLite Plugin, shapeindex, API, Python, Platforms, Linux, Windows, Mac OSX, Renderer, AGG, Cairo, + / -, - Non standard map configuration file (XML), + Beautiful rendering, MapGuide, Features, Offers an AJAX Viewer, Allows feature selection by point, rectangle, radius, or polygon with immediate feedback, Displays feature properties in multi-line tool tips, Supports feature buffering, querying features that fall within selected polygons, and a tool for measuring distance, Scale-dependent detail, Dynamic labeling with overpost detection, labels that follow the path of a line, and automatic label resizing, Anti-aliased image rendering, True color/font support, Support for ESRI SHP, SDF, ESRI ArcSDE, MySQL, ODBC database formats. Support for Raster file formats via GDAL, OGC WMS and WFS. Exclusive use of DWF for CAD-based data access, API, .NET, Java, .NET/C++, PHP, Fusion, Platforms, Windows, Linux (RedHat/Fedora), Renderer, GD, AGG, + / -, - Very masiv, - Very slow, + DWF access, + Nice AJAX viewer, AcidMaps

Data drivers, GDAL/OGR, Utilities, gdal_translate - Copy a raster file, with control of output format, gdaladdo - Add overviews to a file, gdalwarp - Warp an image into a new coordinate system., gdal_contour - Contours from DEM, gdaldem - Tools to analyze and visualize DEMs., gdal_merge.py - Build a quick mosaic from a set of images, gdal2tiles.py - Create a TMS tile structure, KML and simple web viewer., gdal_rasterize - Rasterize vectors into raster file, gdaltransform - Transform coordinates, gdal_polygonize.py - Generate polygons from raster, gdal_fillnodata.py - Interpolate in nodata regions, Supported vector formats, Supported raster formats, FDO, PostGIS

Desktop, QGIS, OSSIM, GRASS, SAGA

.NET Stack

Librarys, GeoTools.NET, Proj.NET, NTS, GeoAPI.NET, MapWindow ActiveX, DotSpatial

Mapping, SharpMap, Features, Embed the engine using any .NET language, including C#, VB.NET, C/CLI and J#, Renders attributes as labels, Support for Points, Linestings, Polygons, MultiPoints, MultiLineStrings, MultiPolygons, GeometryCollections etc. according to the OpenGIS Simple Features Specification, Map zoom and pan, Advanced thematic maps using delegates, On-the-fly reprojections, Supports updatable data stores, Spatial indexing across layers, Feature selection and highlighting, Spatial Analysis and Robust Geometry Processing, Ability to replace geometry, spatial indexing and projection libraries, Suported formats, BruTile

Data drivers, MsSQLSpatial

Desktop, MapWindow

Java Stack

Library, JTS, WKB4J, Proj4J, GeoTools, Imageio-ext

Mapping, GeoServer, Degree, Acidmaps

Data drivers, JASPA

Desktop, terrainbender, OpenJump, Udig, GvSig, OrbisGIS

App frameworks

OpenLayers

GeoDjango

pMapper

GeoEXT

OpenScales

MapFish

Proj4js

GeoMayas

deegree

Polymaps

Data storage

PostgreSQL/PostGIS

SQLite Spatial

H2/JASPA

MySQL Spatial

OGC Implemetation (serverComponents)

Standard implementation, TileCache, MapProxy, MapProxy, ZOO WPS, TileStache, GeoWebCache, Rasdaman, TinyOWS, ncWMS, LAS, FeatureServer, PyWPS

Security, GeoShield, secureOWS, 52n WSS, GeoPrisma

SDI Mashups

GeoNode

OpenGEO Suite

GeoNetwork

Other projects

Distributions, Ubuntu VM GIS, GISVM base, GISVM desktop, GISVM server, Arramagong, GIShost

Portable GIS

Mashups, FWTools, OSGeo4W, Ms4Win

OGC standards

WMS

WFS

WCS

WPS

CWS

SFS

GML

WCPS

Metadata

Open Data

Vector

OpenStreetMaps

Raster

ASTER

SRTM