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Seeking open source ArcGIS REST API compatible server?

Are there any open source tools out there that can provide an ArcGIS REST API compatible interface or similar functionality? Many of our clients are running ArcGIS software and are asking us for REST ...
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Seeking mapping technologies/APIs/tools for Nautical and Land Mapping? [on hold]

What mapping technologies/APIs/tools would you use if your mobile app needed to seamlessly bridge both land and water? For reference, considering using React Native as the development framework.
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Open Source equivalent to Collector for ArcGIS to use with QGIS/PostGIS?

From my reading of the Esri web pages the Collector for ArcGIS is tightly tied to that platform. I would be delighted to learn that I am wrong about this. I have a strong interest in generic mobile ...
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Seeking tool to calculate area specific Tasseled cap coefficients?

It is well established that Tasseled cap coefficients are sensor-specific and are available to disaggregate the amount of soil brightness, vegetation, and moisture content in individual pixels in ...
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Creating isochrone map with high travel times? [closed]

I have a few locations in the US that I want to create isochrones for (on the same map) and the travel times for each locations may stretch as long as 6-8 hours. Is there either a paid (ideally free)...
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Seeking alternative to Boundless Anywhere? [closed]

With BoundlessGeo now under the company Planet, is there an alternative to Boundless Anywhere? I searched for the application and it does not seem to be available. The old page on the Boundless site ...
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QUAC implementation

Looking for an open-source implementation of the Quick Atmospheric Correction algorithm. I'm trying to create a MATLAB based repository with some essential hyper-spectral imagery tools, one of which ...
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Get latitude and longitude from just the name of a company, its city and country of location, no physical address

I have been trying to find the latitude and longitude of a list of company-names. For example, the addresses look like this-(1Mobility India Pvt Ltd Pune Maharashtra India), (21st Century Software ...
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Supervised classification on a raster using Python [closed]

Is there a way to perform supervised classification on a raster using Python but without using GEE (or private cloud services or paid softwares like ArcGIS) or libraries like eo-learn which have a ...
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Creating segmentation masks for high resolution images?

I have some very high resolution satellite 30cmx30cm images. I am trying to label some things in the images using polygons or masks. How do I go about creating segmentation masks for this images. ...
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Reading NMEA frames on i2c device?

I have a linux machine which is connected by I2C to a F9P Ublock GNSS device. I need to get the GGA frames and some custom Ublocks frames from I2C, do some calculations and forward them to UDP. Is ...
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Options for crowdsourcing GIS data?

I am looking at collecting spatial information from a range of stakeholders to identify opportunities within a landscape. However, the data that we are collecting are not presently mapped and so we ...
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3D Geological modelling / grade shells

I have been using the Geoscience plugin to visualize downhole assay and geological data and it works superbly. Is there any software similar or additional to this in which you can link grades / ...
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Seeking Python API to assess accessibility to foodbank site?

The aim is to look at accessibility or lack thereof, in certain areas of the city, in order to inform future foodbank services. I have been working in Python/Spyder, and using OpenRouteService API to ...
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Supporting NON GIS capable people to draw/make maps? [closed]

As GIS/cartography capable people... what do you advise when faced with "can you show me how to make a simple map?" questions from non-GIS capable people? Some answers I can think of (depending on the ...
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Seeking software for least cost path analysis? [closed]

Background: running a least cost path analysis across mountains in middle east for archaeology project. Ideally, pick several points across an arbitrary interval distance (e.g. 1 km apart) and same ...
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Service or way to input a table of lat long and return an output of street addresses?

The following website can be used to enter a single pair of latitude and longitude coordinates and return a street address: https://www.latlong.net/Show-Latitude-Longitude.html I want to get street ...
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Choosing database for cartesian coordinates? [closed]

I'm trying to figure out, which database would be the best choice to store cartesian coordinates (x,y,z). I want to query for the distance between 2 positions, which positions are in a sphere ...
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Open source solution to convert CAD annotations to DXF/GIS vector format?

Looking for an open source solution to extract CAD annotations to one or several common OGR vector formats (DXF, Geopackage, shapefile ..). Output data must contains at least text and rotation.
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Seeking alternative to fusion tables to use in Google Earth Engine?

I am doing some work in Earth Engine where I import data from 3 different fusion tables. From past few weeks whenever I visit on the link of fusion tables, it is showing a warning Google Fusion ...
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Seeking open source geospatial viewer of attachments stored in file geodatabase?

I have a file geodatabase that contains imagery and photo attachments linked to each record of a feature class. I am looking for a non-proprietary solution that allows a user without Esri to view ...
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Seeking Android app to save offline map and POIs? [closed]

I don't know much about GIS and would like to find an application for travelling with the following features: support Points of Interests (sights, restaurants, etc.); Clicking on any POI should ...
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Seeking Android app to be GPS Logger and POI recorder, with offline map? [closed]

I am looking for a good app that can do one or many of my below listed requirements. They are listed with the most fundamental functions first. Preferably the app can do all of it, but it should at ...
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Convert CSV GPS Logs to GPX on Android (GPSBabel on Android)

I bought a GPS Logger - a small device that will, while turned on, log the GPS Coordinates to a SD card every second. It has no display and no other UI than 3 buttons and a couple of LEDs. The Device ...
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Free software to publish tiles on Amazon S3?

Does anyone know of free software that would allow me to publish tiles on Amazon S3? I know of Arc2Earth, but it is not free.
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Juno 3D open source software

Is there an open source software that I can use to collect data with the Juno 3D GPS? I'm hesitant to buy a Terrasync or ArcPad license.
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Seeking Field Data Collection Tool? [closed]

I'm investigating the options available to my employer for the development of a Geological Field Data Collection tool. We would like to develop an Android app that can run disconnected from the ...
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Seeking alternatives to Business Analyst, AnySite/MapInfo, and Sites To Do Business? [closed]

This is a very general question and I hope it is ok. I've been "Googling" and can't find much. I work at a shop that currently uses MapInfo + AnySite to do real estate site analysis. I generate ...
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TurfJS like library in Go

I am curious if anybody here has recommendations for a library very much like turfJS in terms of being able to calculate intersections, pointWithinPolygon and similar functions in a language other ...
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Any QGIS plugin to facilitate the creation of hiking maps?

There used to be this one https://plugins.qgis.org/plugins/AreaPrinter-master/ whose description reads:: AreaPrinter simplifies the process of creating print composers for navigation-quality ...
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Mapping raw GPS data to Openstreetmap's Node/Way/Relation [closed]

I have a bunch of raw GPS data points which constitute trips. I want to add semantic information to those data points. For example I'd like to be able to say that a trip consisted of taking street A, ...
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Map matching links and ideas? [closed]

I'm using OpenStreetMap and its vectorial road network and I'd like to implement a map matcher algorithm. Currently I'm able, for each GPS position, to retrieve the nearest road segment and ...
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Seeking Open source SPATIAL_ETL? [duplicate]

I search for open source SPATIAL ETL to make some process like spatial joining , join,convert polygon to point ....etc Can any body give me the best 5 Spatial ETL tool to make this .i found some ...
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Seeking tools to write smartphone application for bus map? [closed]

I noticed that few cities provide a bus map for smartphones. As a result, tourists usually resort to just taking the subway instead because it's easy to figure out, although riding a bus is a better ...
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Seeking tool(set) for creating community map? [closed]

When you move to a new place, it's very useful to have maps tailored to your interests available at the click of a mouse or tap of a smart phone. The following projects are great examples of more ...
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Hub and spoke map

I have a bunch of addresses located in a city, there is a central location which is the hub and I'm looking to create a hub and spoke map with lines coming from the hub and going to every point on the ...
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Create Fantasy Map

I'm currently looking to create a Fantasy map and share it with my friends. We have the map designed already in Flash to certain degrees of detail and able to export as a vector. We'd like it to be ...
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Batch converting NAD83 Z12 to NAD83 Z13

I have a need to to convert a CSV file that was surveyed in NAD83 Zone 12 to NAD83 Zone 13 coordinates, is there an online tool that can do this for me?
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Working with LiDAR data using other than Esri software?

I will be working with LiDAR data soon and I am wondering what the alternatives to using Esri software to do this are, including open source solutions?
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Interactive tool for editing TIN data

I created TIN to generate DTM using Mass points from Lidar data and river data that I made from stereoplotting. TIN results show there are several locations where the river elevation floats. So I have ...
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Map that automatically zooms out [closed]

Suppose I have an online store in San Francisco, California. Most of my customers are from the Bay Area, but I do have some customers from the rest of the U.S. For my analytics platform, I want to ...
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Rasterising shapefile in Python? [closed]

I am trying to rasterize a shapefile with Python using ogr, but if you know to do with other libraries as fiona, I am interested in too. I use the shapefile in the following website: https://www....
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Prepopulate survey forms with unique coordinates [closed]

I want to do a survey using ODKCollect or similar, whereby for each form, my interviewer is directed to a predefined unique point, to collect detailed data about it. The idea is to collect information ...
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Producing wire frame images from DEM? [closed]

As part of a project for a wind turbine assessment, I would like to make a wire frame image to compliment my Viewshed / line of sight and Photo montage. I have never created a wire frame image from ...
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Running RIK map files?

I am new to GIS. Which program do you recommend I use to view, mark, and then print .rik map files in Linux?
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Choosing GPS app to use for mapping bus routes? [closed]

I am looking for a GPS app for android to capture waypoints and lines. I'm going to map the route buses and the stop points. Which GPS app is recommended for marking “points” and marking the “lines”?...
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Comparing routes using code? [closed]

I am looking for a way to compare routes of two or more persons to be taken by car. Person 1 has a starting point A1 and a destination point A2. Person 2 has a starting point B1 and a destination ...
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Open source software for 3 D vector editing on top of stereo images

I am looking for an open source software that could be used to digitize 3D vector objects from a stereo pair of remotely sensed images. Photogrammetry softwares are too expensive for my use (giving an ...
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Unable to establish connection to www.arcgis.com from ArcGIS Pro?

After installing ArcGIS Pro 1.1 on two machines, I am now unable to run the program. The error received is: Unable to establish a connection to www.arcgis.com. After installing the first ...
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Choosing technology to start Web GIS development? [duplicate]

I am very new to GIS development, and to be be frank I have no background about it at all. I searched the web but the tutorials I found seemed to assume the reader has some background information. ...