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State of GeoNode Free Webinar – Release 3.2

Dear Reader, one of the core technologies in a Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) is a catalog. Catalogs have become more powerful since now days they also play the role of Geospatial web portals. Portals are providing the virtual place for not only users to discover, access, view and download data, but also for data providers to have a central place to post data and create immersive stories in a collaborative environment. With GeoNode data providers can upload data (e.g. shapefile, GeoTIFF)  and in immediately that data will be available via open standards. It also allows to register services form external...

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State of MapStore Release 2021.01.00 and Beyond – Free Webinar

Dear Reader, our popular Web GIS Client MapStore just had a new release. This release comes with lots of bells and whistles, the complete information is available in this blog.  We will host a webinar on March 3rd to learn more about the new features, what is coming in the near future, and for you to interact with the core developers of MapStore. I'm highlighting my favorite new features in this release. Compare Tool One of the most useful visual analysis tools is to have the ability to compare two datasets in different periods of time. Two popular ways to...

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Upcoming INSPIRE Free Webinar: Smart Data Loader and Templating for GeoServer

Dear Reader, We are excited to invite you to the free online workshop “Smart Data Loader and Templating for GeoServer” to be held on February 11th at 14h00 CET (UTC+1). This workshop was created in partnership with our colleagues from DataCove e.U. and BRGM/ “INSIDE - environmental information systems research center" in context of the API4INSPIRE study under ELISE action. The workshop will cover the new enhancements that have been implemented in GeoServer to empower even more the publishing of INSPIRE data sets through GeoServer OGC services, including the new OGC API - Features. We will also demonstrate the next generation of GeoServer data...

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MapStore Release 2021.01.00

Dear Reader, We are pleased to announce the release 2021.01.00 of MapStore, our flagship Open Source WebGIS product. The full list of changes for this release can be found here. This blog highlights the most interesting ones. Beware, the list of new features is massive! Important changes for this release This release comes with many new functionalities, most important ones being listed below: Redesigned Annotation Tool: the Annotation tool has been re-designed to provide an improved and more user friendly user interface along with some enhancements on existing features. Brand New Visual Style Editor: the Style Editor tool has been improved with an editor UI to provide...

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GeoSolutions Open to Partnership Worldwide

The last year was very excited, since GeoSolutions was able to promote open source solutions,, not only in North America, but in Central and South America. I found that there is a growing interest, from technology integrators, in not only using open source, but also in providing solutions based on Open Source. In particular GeoServer is the technology most solutions providers are interested in, because it has proven to be a very robust server to publish geospatial data. I'm happy to report that our first official GeoSolutions partner was from Medellin, Colombia, the country were I was born. The company is HyG...

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