A Web service is a method of communication between two electronic devices over a network.

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Online libraries relocation. [closed]

It just came to my mind now that since when developing web based application we use online libraries, we reference to them, is there a chance (if it makes sense) that those libraries be relocated to ...
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Autonumbering using ArcGIS Web AppBuilder?

I work for a water utility division and we are using ArcMap 10.1 with attribute assistant. I used the AutoNumber method to auto increment and populate a field with the next highest integer. ...
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How do I get JSON data into Python script from a ArcGIS geoprocessing service?

I am using Network Analyst to calculate the travel time from point A to point B. I need to do this for thousands of points, so the obvious solution is automating in Python. While I can write a script ...
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Which web maps works best for which web service

Im trying to do a project , where i grab data from mySQL database, and display it onto a web map api mashup (showing a chart on the map). I want to develop an example using REST, SOAP and possibly ...
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ArcGIS: Projection of State Plane Data to a Web Service?

This maybe a naive question but I can't help any online help so far. So we have some data in Shape files. The data is in NAD_1983_StatePlane_South_Carolina_FIPS_3900_Feet WKID: 102733 Authority: ...
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storing metadata of various services according to ISO 19119

I need to store the metadata of web services according to ISO 19119 standard.Hence I am looking for some guidelines for designing the database for storage.Can any one suggest any document to help in ...
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Uploading Geocode Service Definition Continues To Fail

I am not sure why this is happening, I am able to stage a Geocode Service, but when I try to upload it to the server it continues to fail. I am able to upload regular MXD Mapping Services. Below is ...
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Seeking web service that returns elevation profile between two points and can process 5000 requests per second

I need a web service that provides elevation profile data between two coordinates with request rates at a minimum of 2000 requests per second but preferably at 5000 per second. The distance between ...
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ArcGIS Rest Services JSAPI Not Displaying Relation to Applications

I have two user accounts. One can see imagery at the ArcGIS JSAPI interface on Rest Services. The other cannot. Does this definitively mean that the user with no access to the imagery in other ...
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enter coordinates into web form and retrieve results with python

There is a web site that will take XY coordinates and return the closest county/route/postmile within california. I'd like to be able to access the site, enter XY values and retrieve ...
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What is famous Web Service Registry in GIS?

I tried to implement Service-oriented Architecture. Now I'm already using Microsoft WCF to make a Web Service. But, Service-oriented Architecture has three role - Web Service Request, Web Service ...
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Is a unioned feature class the fastest/best way to quickly get attributes from multiple feature classes at once?

I've been asked to create a feature class by unioning 18 polygon feature classes together, and retaining only certain attributes. The goal is to have a single feature class that can be queried once to ...
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Search Address (Geocoding), Analyze intersecting underlying layer and return text results

What would the process be for going about accomplishing something like this via a website. Say I just wanted a website form where the user would input their address. Then beneath the scenes it would ...
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wps-grass-bridge misses essential GRASS tool

I set up a Web Processing Service with 52°North and GRASS (using the wps-grass-bridge). I get a similar result like in the online example here: 52°North WPS Demo I assume it would be similar with ...
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QGIS WPS plugin misses one parameter

I set up a Web Processing Service with 52°North and GRASS (using the wps-grass-bridge). All went smooth and I get a proper DescribeProcess for i.cluster. As you can see, I need to give the parameter ...
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Parsing Geoprocessing Service messages using ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I am working on a JavaScript (JS) app where the user draws a polygon and then a python-based Geoprocessing (GP) Service task queries the parcels and generates mailing labels. The GP task works great, ...
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How to export WDPA dataset to text and shape files?

Please have some patience with me as I am not a GIS professional at all, I am merely trying to work with some of the file formats. Let me first explain what I am trying to accomplish: The WDPA (World ...
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Publish cached map service using pre-existing cache folder

We use: ArcGIS Server Advanced Enterprise 10.3 / ...
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Unable to view my local geoserver in that dropdown menu of Open Geosuite 4.5 Version?

I'm using GeoExplorer(Web Map Client) in Open Geo Suite4.5 version. I use to upload the layers from my LocalGeoserver by clicking on Add Layers Button. But now i'm unable to view my local geoserver in ...
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NDVI Web services over Victoria australia

Does anyone know of any web services that are available where you can pass...say a WKT polygon or point and return the mean NDVI or NDVI from that point from an array of the most recent NDVI runs?
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Data Interoperability Conversion WFS Layer, Duplicate .XSI_NIL Field?

When I use the data interoperability extension to retrieve a WFS dataset I have duplicate fields added with ".xsi_nil" added to the end of the field. However, if I use the WFS to Feature Class tool I ...
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Ice, snow, glacial data for ArcGIS Online

I'm quite new to this field, so forgive the amateur question, but are there any WMS or WTS that can provide a historical representation of ice melt in the Artic/Greenland area? I'm using ArcGIS Online ...
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Is there a web service to get the area of a city?

I'm looking for an api/service/db that contains the surface area of every city in the world. For example, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/London, the box on the right contains that information. I've ...
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What is the best practice for adding a new point to an existing feature class using C#

I have a web application developed in C# (VS 10). There is no visual GIS functions in my application, however I need to let users add new locations in an existing feature class, which is available on ...
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Use coordinates from Geotools geometry-object to send request to Webserver

I have a polygon as a Geotools Geometry Object. No I want to use the coordinates of the polygon to send a request to a webserver. The webserver demands the coordinates to be in the following format ...
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Accessing NOAA web service with token

I recently requested a NOAA "token" to access their data. However, I keep receiving a "Token parameter is required" 404 error. Here is the URL I am using (note token is not the real one): ...
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Data catalog server and service catalog server

what is the difference between Data catalog server and service catalog server? and geospatial data metadata and geo-web services metadata? I want to receive geographic data and its metadata from ...
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Alternative map solutions for a web application behind a paywall (paid webapp) [duplicate]

I am planning to start developing a map enabled application behind a paywall (paid webapp). Since Google requires to license Google maps API for Work (by contacting a representative) I have no idea ...
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Publish feature in arcgis server as server with code?(using silverlight arcgis server 10.2)

I want to build a WebGIS that within users be able upload our shape file and this shape file save in arcgis server 10.2 as server and i can use this rest service. How can it? in my webGIS i use ...
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Multiple (seperate) Attachment Tables

Is it possible to have multiple attachment tables related to one feature class? The purpose is to only show specific attachments at certain times. We are trying to only show pertinent attached ...
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Sourcing Historical Wind data?

I'm looking for a service that provides hourly historical data for 24h and back. I am currently interfacing openweathermap.org but had to find out that not all stations provide this feature. Are ...
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Creating REST map services from external web services - how can it be done?

I am not sure if the terminology is correct here so apologies in advance. I am working towards creating REST map services for a map view and part of this work includes developing map services on ...
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ArcGIS Java SDK

I am going to develop a web application based on the requirements below: Loading a three different base image tiff, anything Loading the shapefile for that image. On entering the ID of a polygon, ...
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Free Web-service providing Satellite Images

Is there any web-service currently available which is hosting satellite images as open-source, just like OSM web-service hosting vector maps? We want to make a real-time traffic monitoring commercial ...
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arcpy geoprocessing service with sde database produces no output url

I'm trying to use a geoprocessing script to clip some data and return to the user (via url) the path to a zip file with the results of the clip. I also need to connect to an sde database. I can get ...
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OpenLayers ArcGIS93Rest symbol size

I'm using OpenLayers 2 to display ESRI WMS data (ArcGIS93Rest layers). The data I'm displaying contains symbols (and sometimes labels) and I'd like to increase the display size of these symbols ...
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Geoprocessing service failure

I have a python script tool that I have published to a geoprocessing service. Every time I run the service it fails. Here's what I'm getting for errors: The python code in the tool is below: ...
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Looking for gis server for pictometry that can do bing-like “birds eye” tilted view and rotation

I need an open source gis server that can present these pictometry images, I guess they are also called 2.5D. The camera on a plane takes 5 shots, one orthogonal, other 4 in all directions. North, ...
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How to offset labels on a web application from two different services

I have multiple layers that are labeled within our online web mapping application. Two (zoning and land use) are located in our Planning/Zoning ArcGIS Server 10.1 Service. The other (Parcels) is ...
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COUNTY WebService API lookup from valid street address

I am looking for a solid WebService API that will allow me to submit an http request with a pre-validated US Street/City?state/Zip Address and return COUNTY in xml or json about 200 times per work ...
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Common Web Server for Web Mapping?

I'm planning to create interactive routing map system( for small town only ) which will be running online. My server side language will be PHP and PostGIS/PostgreSQL with using pgRouting and client ...
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Call a service web from a ComboBox using JavaScript

I want to call a web service and use it in combox for search. Here is the function that i used to call my service web: var xmlhttp = new XMLHttpRequest(); var url = ...
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Working with HTTPS, non-secure services and ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

Situation: I am currently working with an app that is required to be delivered over HTTPS because of an organizational security requirement. I currently do not have access to this servers ...
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How to handle the New ESRI Ocean Basemap

Some of you may have seen this recent (4/28/14) ESRI blogpost - The New Ocean Basemap. ESRI, in their infinite wisdom, has split up their Ocean Basemap into 2 separate services. One with just the ...
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Problem with service area gap with Network Analyst

I am working on running Network Analyst to create a Service Area from a single location to all around it. Esri's network dataset was missing a couple crucial street lines, and so I uploading their ...
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Examples of Sanborn map WMS?

I'm wondering if anyone has heard of or come across any examples of scanned and georeferenced Sanborn Fire Insurance maps being served as a WMS. I know there are copyright issues, so presumably only ...
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How can I show a interactive map?

I am trying to develop a web app like this. That is, I want to show a map with points and when the users clicks on a point, it should display some information about it. Can I do that with TinyOWS? ...
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Which GEO data format does this data represent

I am parsing GIS data from a ESRI webservice in which I get the data specified as the following in a JSON file "geometryType" : "esriGeometryPoint", "spatialReference" : { "wkid" : 102100 an ...
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ArcGIS Geoprocessing Service fails on data loading

I have a Desktop Script tool that works fine when run on desktop, but does not work when the results are turned into a geoprocessing serice. Running ArcGIS 10.2 on Desktop and 10.2 on server. I have ...
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Are there any web services providing country border data?

I am an Android developer (working in Java) and want to write a geographical quiz game. The quiz will need a list of countries and will randomly choose one to highlight on a map (probably using Google ...