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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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Best way for rendering geotools in web service [closed]

I'm using geotools in my web service project. I always thought geotools is somehow compatible with openlayers, but now when it actually came to implementing this functionality, i can't find even one ...
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Openlayers which format best for serving lat lon markers from webservice?

I have a webservice which get GPS data (lat/lon) from android phone every 30 sec. The webservice (currently) write the data to local log file (any format I decide). which format/way will be best to ...
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Webservices for GPS (Upload on DB and display it)

i'm doing an application where my users would be able to upload their gps tracks. My idea is to put their tracks on mysql database and display it on appropriate map. Question:How can i do that? My ...
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Why 'Transparent' Parameter in OpenLayers is a Server Side Property?

There are four parameters for WMS Layers : Name, URL, Server Side Params, OpenLayer Options. And Transparent Parameter comes under Server Side Params. Does it mean that transparent images are ...
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Populating Dropdown based on Geoserver service

I am new to web programming here. I have a table which has multiple columns including: Restaurant Name,Restaurant Id, Lat, Lon, City, District, Country. My requirement is to build a web client using ...
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How to create a collaborative mapping website?

I have read about webservers, static and dynamic pages, cgi-bin... I can create a simple web mapping service in which a map with layers and controls will be there. And now I want to provide login ...
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What are the requirements for building a Web Mapping and analysis Site?

I want to make a site like bhuvan in which it can provide different layers of information and also tools for performing GIS analysis I know three main requirements : client side scripting ...
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apache vs lighttpd vs nginX as OpenLayers / GIS Server

How is using one of the above technologies to host an Openlayers-based GIS application? My investigation with apache and lighttpd showed that apache is not the best for heavy load environments. In ...