What are some good (scientific) sources that outline the current state of the art in mainstream GIS? [on hold]
I'm looking for neutral/scientific info sources but the majority of information that turns up in my searches are either company websites or blogs. I found some papers as well but they deal with quite ...
I'm trying to get an understanding of what type of GIS/RS work organizations are most often bidding out to consultants, and why? For example, is most of the freelance work in web mapping these days ...
I was asked recently by some students what types of operations GIS Analyst/Developer are usually trying to automate by using Python with geoprocessing in ArcGIS and ArcPy site package. I guess it ...
There are couple of questions which are related to learning GIS or GIS skill sets here but I would like to ask very specific question. My current skills: I don't claim that I am a good programmer ...
I always wonder, why in GIS industry there are merely two major options available. Although there are many other proprietary software products for GIS, their market share is well below ESRI products ...
I will be instructing a course at the local university titled Computer Science for Geospatial Technologies. This is an introductory course meant to introduce computer science concepts to geospatial ...
What are some good ways of identifying private entities that may be inclined to accept intern work or offer an entry level job?
I know this posting is an excellent source of info for the Top unsung business benefits for GIS. My question expands on that for any industry books related to this subject. I know there have already ...
This is hypothetical so don't ask for details: I've heard of this GIS thing with computers and maps and stuff and it sounds like it might apply to this project I'm working on. Could you explain what ...
What are the most annoying facts about our industry/market? What makes you angry? Is there anything that you can't stand it?
I am trying to find some information, specifically poll results on platforms and languages used for GIS software solutions. I remember taking one but I cannot find the poll to see the results, it may ...
One of the biggest criticisms of GIS professionals is typically that GIS is an underused technology and as such the professionals feel frustrated that they only get to use it in very limited ...