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A server is a physical computer dedicated to run one or more services, to serve the needs of the users of other computers on a network.

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Recommended Server Specs for GeoServer

we serve our Geographic data via our flagship application Dorset Explorer. This uses OpenLayers and GeoServer to serve our Geographic data, including OSM and OS Basemaps and a mass of other data such ...
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Fleet tracking software options

Before I sit down and make the mistake of start writing my own, I wanted to know my options for good, modern, fleet tracking options that are not too expensive. What I am looking for is something that ...
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Migrating ArcGIS Server 10.02 to a new server

Our server that runs ArcGIS Server had major issues this morning, sending us into a panic to get it installed on a new server (as was in our plans in the coming weeks). Now that we are ready to move ...
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Self-hosted WeoGeo-style geospatial library software

I've been hearing a lot about WeoGeo Library recently, but (a) it costs and (b) it is hosted 'in the cloud', which is not acceptable for the data my organisation is using because of data usage ...
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How to fix “Access to database denied” when accessing PostgreSQL?

I got a tiny problem regarding connection to my server. What should we do when this message appears in front of you? I've done several changes in the pg_hba.conf entry but yet to succeed. Any ...
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Is there a paid service for accessing a PostGIS/OSM DB

I want to render a world map with mapnik and postgis, but do not want to set up my own DB, because the needed hardware and processing time for the OSM import make it nearly impossible for me. I just ...
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Which commercial off-the-shelf GIS server products work on Linux?

I am looking for suitable COTS GIS server product for Linux platform. The product should allow 500 Clients concurrently and should have Java / C++ development APIs. So far I found ESRI ArcGIS server ...
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Technical Features of server to hold Quantum GIS, GeoServer and GeoNetwork

I work at my company as Project Assistance and we think of migrating of ArcGIS to another open source program similar to ArcGIS like Quantum GIS, GeoServer and GeoNetwork and I need to know the ...
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ArcSDE recently modified geometries

ArcSDE 10 with a MS SQL 2005 backend. I am trying to see the most recently modified geometries using SQL so that I can use it to update another GIS database running PostGIS. Has anyone tried this ...
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Can I use google app engine to work as a WMS or some sort of geoserver that I can use to connect openlayers?

Has anybody ever heard or tried doing anything like this?
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Simple WMS server

Is there a way to implement a WMS server using only php or python cgi and mysql? I can't use geoserver or mapserver and postgres and any other software as they are not provided by the administrator.
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Is there a web mapping server works on a linux shared hosting account? [closed]

Question: Is there a web mapping server software out there that works on a typical linux shared hosting account? Background: I have been trying find a web mapping server that would allow me to serve ...
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Is it possible to use WMTS in QGIS?

Is it possible to use WMTS e.g. by http://data.wien.gv.at in QGIS? I would like to import the data published by the City of Vienna as a layer in QGIS. Is this possible at all, and if yes, how do I do ...
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Is it possible to change or reconfigure a domain owner on SDE?

We have had to reconfigure a few things within a geodatabase managed in SDE. This inadvertently has caused some issues updating the domains within the gdb, to the point where not even the DBO can ...
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Dynamically generated map overlay with map server - what's the best option?

I'm facing a problem and would like to ask your help finding the best online mapping solution! Project details: The User can pick 1 from several hundred territory based functions to map its values. ...
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SQL SERVER 2012, Python subprocess, OGR [closed]

Need help with uploading shapefile with srid 102008 to SQL server 2012. I ran the ogr2ogr script in the ogr shell and it uploaded the shapefile within seconds but when I try using python subprocess to ...
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Copy tables from one server to another in PostgreSQL

I am trying to copy a number of tables from one server to another using PostgreSQL as part of reorganising our data structure. I am pretty new to PostgreSQL so haven't much experience with it. Is ...
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How to add Tiles made from an OSM PostGIS Database to QGIS

Following this tutorial I was able to configure a tile server correctly using a PostGreSQL/PostGIS database, osm_tiles, renderd/mapnik and osm2pgsql in CentOS 6. The goal of this is to be able to ...
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Link between tile server and QGIS

I just installed a tiles server in a VM following this tutorial, everything seems to work. I can see the image exemple on http://localhost/osm_tiles/0/0/0.png like it's supposed to be... Now, I would ...
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Installing Qgis Server on Windows 7 Machine

I have been trying and trying to get Qgis Server to working on my Windows 7 machine with no luck. I have read every thread out there on the web related to how to install and nothing works. I'm ...
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How to export Atlas as images from a headless server?

I have a QGIS project that has an Atlas print composer that I can use to generate multiple images (JPG) of each of my departments. Now I would want to generate all those images but directly from a ...
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configuring cartodb for running on local machine

How to configure cartodb to run fully on local machine. I have setup a development version of cartodb. In this the tables are limited to 5, the disk space is limited and the view. Is these variables ...
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Using NASA's GIBS servers with GRASS GIS

I am trying to download WMS tiles into a grass mapset. I'd like to use NASA's GIBS servers which replaced the JPL OnEarth services. I'm not sure how much remains the same between the two services, but ...
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Node JS and Tilestrata to serve SRTM Tiles

I emailed one of the authors and it turns out that tilestrata-disk wasn't meant to be used as a "provider" in their system. No wonder! Here's what Brian Reavis said about how the cache works: A ...
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Can QGIS be installed on a Server

My question is whether QGIS can be downloaded and installed on a server for multi-user access. Rather than installing the software locally, can QGIS be stored on a server and accessed by many?
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Hosting HTML files so they are accessible through AGOL

I recently made a web mapping application using the ArcGIS for JavaScript API, but I am having a difficult time making it accessible to users of my organizations AGOL account. I naïvely thought I ...
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Getting QGIS Server GetCapabilities working on Windows?

I followed this tutorial: http://anitagraser.com/2012/04/06/qgis-server-on-windows7-step-by-step/ but nothing happens. And when I try to open it this error message appears So I tried to follow ...
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Using Qgis server with Ubuntu 12.04

I realise there had been many posts on this subject but unfortunately I need to post again. I've been banging my head against this all day. I'm trying to get qgis server working with Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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QGIS WMS Server

I have successfully installed QGIS Server on Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid. The QGIS project file I want to publish as WMS was created with QGIS 2.6.1 The data is stored in shapefiles, the GetCapabilties request ...
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WFS service Server Error in '/ArcGIS/services' Application

I have a SSL secured ArcGIS Server 9.3.1 machine on W2k8. I set up a service with WFS. Every time I try to request the capabilities, I get the error: Server Error in '/ArcGIS/services' Application ...
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How to read pixel values from an image server layer with ArcObjects?

I'm having a problem with reading pixel values from the image server layer. The image server layer class implements IRasterLayer, so when I tried to read pixel values using IRaster2 obtained through ...
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How to host ArcGIS 9.3, 10.0 & 10.1 licenses on same server?

We have 3 license servers for ESRI products. Server 1: 10.1 License Server Server 2: 10.0 License Server Server 3: 9.3 License Server We are in the middle of a massive server migration/merge and ...
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Server side clustering - cluster (feature) geometry

I am trying to implement server side clustering and show it using OpenLayers. I am using this good material as an example. As a clustering result, a get some list of features, some of them are ...
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spatial data filtering without GIS?

I have access to a database here (description of the columns are also available) containing spatial data in text format and with WGS84-EPSG:4326 coordinates. I would like to only select data in my ...
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What are my hosting options for an app that needs tilestashe along side a django app?

I'm building a GIS webapp that uses tilestache to serve MBTiles and a django app to serve geoJson. I'm having trouble understanding exactly what kind of setup I'd need to host this. I'm new to server ...
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how feasible is building my own map server? providing GeoCoding, Directions and Navigation

My need is a heavy use of routing. same as Google's Directions API. I'm looking for a viable alternative to abusing google and paying them too much. how difficult is it to have my own server for that ...
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What jetty version the geoserver 2.12.1 has?

An older version of Geoserver (2.1.3) had Jetty, v.6. The problem is that Jetty 6,7 and 8 are End Of Life (here and here). Do you know what jetty version the Geoserver 2.12.1 has ? Is it a new, ...
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OSRM server for public transport not a trip on roads by cars

I implemented the OSRM server for routing but I want the path of a person using the public transport lines (Bus) ; instead of getting the road path. On building the OSRM from the pbf file I used the ...
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How can I download GISGraphy CSV Files for a particular country? [closed]

So, the files have been removed from the server due to some hacking issues and I need the CSV files urgently. How and from where can I download these CSVs? GISGraphy is setup on my system, only the ...
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Monitoring Geoserver for Production Environment

Is there any opensource server monitoring is available for Geoserver ? Like watchdog and nagios? Suppose if geoserver is stopped working whether mapmeter will automatically start it..Like the ...
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Opensource Tools for Optimizing Server Performance

I use a server with a basic Microsoft OS primarily for data storage and as a central repository for edited vector data. These data are not intended to be used as mapping or GIS products available ...
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Use full QGIS functionality on Server with GUI

I would like to know if there is an easy and efficient way to use the full QGIS desktop experience on a server. Currently I installed QGIS desktop on an Ubuntu Server and I am able to open the ...
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Working with orthophotos on an SSD drive vs HDD drive: is the performance gain significant?

I'm shopping for a server that will allow my coworkers to use QGIS through a terminal server. We have 2 Tb of orthophotos in tif, twf, ecw and shapefiles format. They tell me that actually when they ...
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Running CartoDB Server Stack?

We're attempting to download and run the CartoDB stack on an Ubuntu Amazon EC2 instance dedicated just for it. So we've begun from a bare bones OS install. We've gone through the install/configure ...
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How to run QGIS server on EC2 micro?

I'd like to learn something about web maps and so decided to start out using EC2, following different tutorials I was able to start a micro instance but I can't find my way on how to get qgis server ...
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How can I show custom titles on my table fields with OpenLayers?

I have a server with Geoserver, Apache and OpenLayers and it displays the map okay; I can see my data with an OpenLayers.Popup.FramedCloud call and it shows the content of my layer. I want to know if ...
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Google Maps, HERE maps data in one database

I want to create a database from HERE and Google Maps to combine with my data. Then I create an application that can use this database. Basically I want to host the server with Google and here map ...
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Error reporting with WMTS

I am looking for information regarding error reporting with WMTS. I have consulted the official documentation at http://www.opengeospatial.org/standards/wmts and I found several chapters discussing ...
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problems starting publishing services with ArcGIS for Server 10.2

I have just installed ArcGIS for Server 10.2 on my server and the publishing services will not start. Has anyone had issues with this before? The error message that I receive after the service fails ...
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Workflow process to style vector data using GeoServer

I'm starting to get a better understanding of map-servers in general, but I am still unclear on how best to use GeoServer. At the moment, I use web-hosting to store the web-browser related parts of my ...