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OGC Seeks Comments on Charter for Big Data Domain Working Group

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) seeks comments on the charter for a new OGC Big Data Domain Working Group (DWG). The charter is available at… 426 more words


GIS data conversion

If you need to convert GIS data across various formats, an online tool may help you. On http://converter.mygeodata.eu/vector it may be found online conversion between several formats: 78 more words


Coordinates conversion in MapInfo proffesional

Sometimes it is necessary to convert the coordinates of the map, and this is how you can do it in MapInfo software package.

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Digitizing Harrisburg circa 1901

In early January, students in Harrisburg University’s Applied Geographic Information Systems (GIS) class were notified of the course requirement for a semester long applied GIS project. 1,542 more words

Digital History

Options for Open Source, Public Access for ATBI Data

When I worked for the NBII we used Rackspace and Amazon’s cloud service, along with MySQL for the “Species of Greatest Conservation Need” database that held a similar number of species, but no spatial data. 275 more words