Questions tagged [software-recommendations]

Questions seeking software recommendations are better asked at the Software Recommendations Stack Exchange.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
1answer
682 views

Height map free API

I need to recreate a landscape in 3D or real World areas by using WebGL technology. The typical area I need to get height map for is about 1km x 1km and resolution should be as much accurate as ...
2
votes
1answer
35 views

Creating single null value for raster borders

We receive raster mosaics of aerial imagery from a supplier and the border contains large black areas which commonly have a range of black or near black values. We've been asked to clean these border ...
2
votes
1answer
836 views

Best programming language for handling both statistical and spatial analysis [closed]

I am frequently involved in research where I do statistical programming and analysis using tabular datasets, and incorporate independent variables that have to be calculated in a GIS. I currently ...
0
votes
1answer
97 views

How to open and analyze Chandrayaan 1 Hysi data? [closed]

I have an archive of Chandrayaan 1 Hysi data that contains file formats .lbl, .qub data. What software should i use to visualize and analyze these data?
3
votes
2answers
7k views

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 ...
5
votes
2answers
121 views

App to save GIS-friendly route [closed]

I have a 3G and location ready Android device. I am looking for an app which will allow me to save a route in KML or shapefile format. The reason I am OK with KML is that I know that this is ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Random Forest classification not in R [closed]

I had previously used ENVI to create ROIs for a Random Forest classification. After creating my files in ENVI, I exported these to EnMap and ran the classification there. (Please note knowledge of ...
1
vote
0answers
73 views

GDAL (Or Any Open Source GIS SDKS) | Read ESRI Geometric Network [closed]

I am looking at some legacy ArcObjects code that reads & parses a geometric network. I no longer have access to ESRI license(s) at any level - so legacy code needs to be reworked since ArcObjects ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

Interactive map solutions that support overlapping polygons - stand alone or web based [closed]

I need to make an interactive map (stand alone or web based) where users click on an area and it shows the polygon area and the attributes associated with GIS polygons. My users do not have access to ...
0
votes
1answer
434 views

3D ground model with open source software?

I am looking for some open source software to plot some borehole logs and create a 3D ground model. I used to work in a mining environment and used software including Datamine and Mapinfo Discover to ...
1
vote
0answers
109 views

What tools exist for web-mapping line or polygon chloropleths over time?

In my survey of timeslider web-mapping plugins I've mostly seen a focus on mapping different geometries over time, in particular points (e.g. Torque.js). I want to create a choropleth map with 1000-...
2
votes
0answers
142 views

Augmented virtual reality with GIS capabilities [closed]

I want to build an AVR App for any platform or OS with GIS capabilities. Do you know a software for this purpose; I prefer something with less coding. I found this source http://socialcompare.com/en/...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

Alternatives to Avenza Maps [closed]

I enjoyed Avenza Maps until recently... After their recent move to a subscription model, I am in the market for a comparable app. Feature requirements: Load Geospatial PDFs Capture photos along ...
2
votes
1answer
73 views

Temporal analysis in GIS - Tool to identify the jump points

I'm searching for a tool that help to analysis spatial temporal data in GIS. This is my problem: I have a database with a set of 170 georeferenced ovitraps (traps to catch mosquitoes eggs) with the ...
2
votes
0answers
44 views

Software that when input any angle, any CRS, outputs custom CRS that produces maps rotated by the angle

What open source GIS application, or plugin for same, or separate utility (GUI preferred but command line OK) has as part of its functionality the ability to take any angle (and a center of rotation) ...
-1
votes
1answer
71 views

Light Weight Tool to find all the line segment in a polygon for KML files

I have KML file and .csv file in google's fusion table. First file has polygon geometry of city with number of deaths. Second file has line geometry of roads with data like total traffic. What I want ...
1
vote
1answer
488 views

Create shapefiles from SEG-Y files?

I am working with seismic data. Previously we had a tool or a script that could scan these data (SEG-Y) and produce a polygon and shapefile based on the header info from the SEG-Y-files. This ...
3
votes
1answer
155 views

Converting data to GTFS? [closed]

I currently have the transit data of my city in sqlite, following are the tables (STOP TABLE) STOPID STOP LATITUDE LONGITUDE (ROUTE TABLE) ROUTEID STOPID (ROUTE SRC_DEST) ROUTEID SRC DEST (TIME ...
0
votes
3answers
2k views

Displaying hundreds of thousands points on web map?

I'm dealing with around 150,000 points on a map. My customers need to see all the points, wthout clustering. I tried Openlayers and Mapbox GL Js, both have the same issue: its memory costs are huge! ...
0
votes
2answers
36 views

Can you recommend a free service for validating a global address? [closed]

I need an API or a database that is freely available. It should allow being included in a commercial application. Something like Google Places API, but with better licensing terms.
-2
votes
1answer
95 views

Opening .MAP file extention?

I have a number of files in a folder listed below. BDBR70FL.FRQ BDBR70FL.FRW BDBR70FL.MAP which software is suitable to open them.
0
votes
1answer
136 views

How to apply control points in LiDAR?

I am new to LiDAR point clouds and I have a big issue. I have LiDAR data for 30 km and I have 5 - 6 control points. My point cloud is inaccurate (have averagely 3-4 m error in xy and 50 m error on ...
0
votes
1answer
59 views

Recommendations for a fre OSM based walking tour mobile app? [closed]

I am working with a small municipality with a very small (read:no) budget. They would like to build a walking tour for mobile use based around natural features, and some history but mostly nature ...
3
votes
3answers
4k views

Seeking alternative to Google Maps Elevation API?

The Google Maps Elevation API lets me pass a URL like https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/elevation/json?locations=39.7391536,-104.984703 along with a developer key, and get a result like { "...
1
vote
1answer
502 views

Seeking routing libraries in R?

I'm trying find libraries for R that would find the shortest route between two locations, given a SpatialLinesDataFrame representing the road network. All I could find was stplanr, which delegates the ...
-1
votes
1answer
128 views

Overlay orthophoto with DTM

I am having a .dxf DSM and a georeferenced .tiff orthphoto. I would now like to simply overlay the orthophoto onto the terrain for visualization purposes. The DSM contains buildings, whose triangles ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Is there a way to view Pix4D outputs in an intractable web viewer?

I have a small area that I created a 3D Triangle Mesh for. I want to be able to use the output files and view them on a browser rather than in the program so it's easier to share with others. I've ...
0
votes
1answer
522 views

Reading GPS data from iphone and save data into computer?

I would like to use my iphone for navigation. I want to read GPS data (latitude and longitude) from iphone and save the data into my computer to use it for navigation. I am using Matlab in my ...
1
vote
1answer
375 views

Automatic Land Cover Classification Method in eCognition?

I'm exploring several methods of classifying multi spectral data in eCognition. The classification will be fairly high level; I'm not trying to find individual species but want to identify areas of ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Merging multiple las files? [closed]

I want to merge 10 las files into one, and I am having problems with lasmerge of lastools. It isn't able to deal with such a high number of points (average of points per file almost 4 million of ...
0
votes
2answers
142 views

Creating a TMS from many large TIFF

I have a set of several tiff:s, the largest is 4,7 MB, that I want to create a TMS out of. If I don't want to use Gdal and write commandlines is there a free software option that I can use?
2
votes
1answer
685 views

Seeking Conflation tool for QGIS?

Is there a tool to do conflation in QGIS? ArcMap has a tool but I need to use QGIS. http://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/tool-reference/editing/an-overview-of-the-conflation-toolset.htm
1
vote
2answers
134 views

Maintaining list of GIS applications in mobile ecosystem as Github page?

I recently, read the post Choosing Mobile GIS applications for Android Tablets? I have seen a Github repository page https://github.com/vhf/free-programming-books used for a similar purpose. Is ...
1
vote
2answers
288 views

Seeking tools to convert ways of osm data to format including coordinates?

I have asked Getting coordinates of ways in *.pbf file? for getting coordinates of way data in osm. In detail, the ways including some kinds of amenities and tourist attractions of whole Japan. So the ...
0
votes
2answers
627 views

Convert NAD27 to WGS84 with programming function like PHP

I am looking for a programming function that can convert NAD27 coordinates to WGS84. I know QGIS could do the conversion, but I need a function for my purposes.
1
vote
1answer
650 views

How to calculate cell tower polygon and get the coordinates in wkt format

I have an use-case where I have to calculate the polygon of cell tower and store the polygon information in wkt format. I have got the following information regarding a cell tower. latitude longitude ...
0
votes
1answer
67 views

Can GIS software be used to open .ulf files?

I was sent a .ulf file and I have been trying to open it using various software. I read at http://fileinfo.com/extension/ulf that this file can be open using gis software. Data file formatted in ...
-1
votes
1answer
514 views

offline Maps APIs I can use in .NET framework

I am trying to find the suitable API where I can: load maps from a specific map server (google, openstreetmaps, Bing...etc) and use the maps offline. loading my own raster layer on top of the ...
0
votes
1answer
82 views

Airborne Smell Modelling

I am wondering if anyone can point me to a resource that will provide a way to model out smells of a garbage dump based on wind? I have been searching through articles on down wind pollution models ...
-1
votes
1answer
109 views

Which is the simple spatial database for GIS which can is easy to learn? [closed]

I am looking for GIS DB, to work with 800 millions of GIS data. I want to make my work more simple easy by doing it in spatial DB. I want to work with Geography and not on Geometry. Please suggest ...
1
vote
0answers
45 views

Creating movie from collection of layers with open source software? [closed]

I have a collection of raster layers portraying a certain spatial phenomenon at successive time steps. I would like to create a video from these layers, with the same colour scheme applied on each ...
2
votes
1answer
545 views

MCP Home range analysis alternative to Animove in QGIS

Can some recommend to me a plugin for doing a MCP/Kernal density and grid cell analysis for home range analysis, one that is not Animove, because I have problems with setting Animove up, which is ...
1
vote
1answer
693 views

Can i get population of area, given coordinates or postal code?

I intend to classify areas based on the population or population density. By classify I mean whether the area is rural, urban or sub urban specifically in Europe. As a input I would have either postal ...
-1
votes
1answer
110 views

Self-hosted web app to view raster & vector layers and annotate

I'm trying to find a self-hosted web app that allows you to view a number of raster and vector layers on a draggable web map, and then to 'annotate' the map by adding points to the map with associated ...
0
votes
0answers
508 views

Projecting 2D (poly)lines and polygons on point cloud or (tri)mesh (TIN)?

I'm searching a way to project 2D (break)lines and polygons (they are in an Esri shapefile but I can translate them to something different if needed, like geojson for example) on a point cloud (seems ...
1
vote
2answers
242 views

Any high-level GIS library for python from the point of view of a data-scientist? [closed]

I am a data-scientist (an applied economist) and I have often to deal with data that includes spatial attributes. I am hence interested in using spatial data, rather than producing spatial attributes....
1
vote
3answers
872 views

Android Mapping App for POIs

I am looking for an offline map that can import a large number (>50k) of POIs and overlay them onto the map. It should provide at least some basic search functions, e.g. show POIs sorted by distance ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Converting encoded polylines into GeoJSON and KML files?

There are plenty of resources available online to help users encode polylines. I am looking for something that does the opposite but my extensive research yields minimal results. I have a massive set ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

Image segmentation in open-source software

For an analysis of several multilayer raster files I want to perform some kind of image segmentation (multi-resolution, ...) to extract polygon object of similar raster properties. I know that Trimble'...
1
vote
1answer
52 views

Tracks in a GPS file format [closed]

How to fill a file with different GPS tracks so that when opened in a GPS track viewer the tracks appear simultaneuosly as different tracks? What GPS viewers do that?