Questions tagged [web-service]

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

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Source for high-res subscription imagery service

I'm developing a diagramming tool using aerial imagery as a reference layer. This tool should allow the user to zoom in quite close to a roadway or intersection. Unfortunately none of the public map ...
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Harvesting from SQL Server to GeoNetwork?

I am using a Geonetwork Harvester, configured to pull from a ArcSDE, V3.2.0. of Geonetwork. The server I'm trying to harvest from is a sql server and am getting a "No instance running on server" error,...
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Error code '500' : 'Error performing submit job operation

I have an error in line which calling SubmitAndPollStatusAsync(parameter) Function public async void DisplayGrid() { try { Uri GridUri = new Uri("http://rsarcgis....
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Looking for a places API that can return residential and business addresses for a city

I'm working on a web application for a UK-based client that has two location functions - 1) report a location using keyword or postcode 2) search for a specific place using keyword or postcode The ...
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Web Mapping Client with front-end query function

I'm searching for a cloud based Web Map Client that offers a front-end query tool so that my client can query against the data and visualize the results on the web map. I'm trying to keep costs down ...
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How to assess geocode service accuracy / recommendations for geocoding services

I've looked at some similar questions on here, but we have very specific requirements and do not have the technical expertise to figure out how to map other questions to our situation. We are willing ...
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Route planning with detours for “nearby” Points of Interest

I want to know if Google maps, Open Streetmap, or some alternative, lets me plan a route by foot (or bicycle, maybe also car, or even public transportation, but by foot is my initial project) from ...
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Intranet GIS app with JS web app builder?

Is there a work-around for building an intranet GIS app with ESRI JS web app builder (without sharing data to the public)? Does it mean that I have to create a web map in ArcGIS com or is there an ...
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How to Serve a Cached/Mixed Raster to Geocortex

I have never used a Cached/Mixed Raster format before, but I had these air photos given to me and I have to get them served up to our Geocortex App. I've been trying for weeks to covert it to a JPEG ...
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List of Map Service Software [closed]

I am curious as to what GIS server software is out there. I have used a few different ones and am building a list of them. If you know of any others please mention it below because I would like to ...
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Choosing GeoCoding service?

I'm looking for a web service providing a full address based on coordinates (and reverse). I'm ready to pay for that service. I don't want to use Google's API.
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Looking for Web service standard to disseminate water level data

I’m about to lead a project that has to disseminate observed, forecasted and predicted water level data coming from tide gauges. I did a lot of research to identify which dissemination standards to ...
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How to return geo-tagged social media posts?

I have seen quite a few ESRI web apps that utilize Geo-Tagged social media posts as a point data layer. I'm wondering how one goes about querying things like Twitter, Flickr and YouTube to return ...
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Adding Single OGC WMS Layer in ArcGIS

Is it possible to add just a single layer from WMS service to a map in ArcGIS (Desktop/Portal)? As an example, I am looking at the Maritime Boundaries WMS Service from: Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ)...
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Is disabling CORS on map tiles service security risk?

I would like to know what security issues or security risk would prevent disabling Cross-Origin Resource Sharing (CORS) on map tiles service. Most of public tiles services, such OSM, Google, Bing or ...
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Not able to overwrite/delete an existing Service in ArcGIS Server?

I am using ArcGIS 10.3 for Server. I have an existing service called xyz in a folder called DATA published using xyz.mxd. Now when I am trying to overwrite the existing service, it is giving me an ...
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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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Exposing (PostGIS) spatial operations as web services?

How can (PostGIS) spatial operations be exposed as web services? e.g. if we wanted a web service end point that would return a data set with the top 5 schools nearest to a location NOTE: can I make ...
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What are the requirements for building a Web Mapping and analysis Site? [closed]

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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Problem installing Lizmap web client

I'm trying to install lizmap web client, following the steps present in here: http://www.3liz.com/blog/rldhont/index.php?post/2012/11/06/Test-LizMap-on-Windows-with-OSGEO4W. But unfourtunally i can't ...
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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 ...
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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 example ...
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What can I use to have aerial imaging delivered via slippy URL format

We have been given a license to aerial imaging from a local supplier. They are available in: * 1km x 1km tiles in MGA coordinates in both TIFF and ECW file format * Mosaiced blocks in MGA coordinates ...
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Free download of Soviet topographic maps (also known as Genshtab maps)

In the past, http://poehali.org/maps/ offered a free-of-charge download of Soviet military topographic maps of many areas in the world. Those maps are in the public domain. Now, this site redirects to ...
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Failed to publish globe service on ArcGIS Server. Error 001369

I'm trying to publish a globe service on our ArcGIS Server and in ArcGlobe I get this error message "Failed to publish service." ---> Went to Results: [h=1]001369 : Failed to create the ...
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converting UTM - Decimal Degrees with javaScript or using a web service

I am creating a wildlife survey form that has a field where users enter location. Users will be able to enter location using a map (i.e. draggable pushpin) or by manually entering lat/lng. My clients ...
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How to apply new renderer in ArcObjects?

I try to create a new renderer for a geo feature layer in ArcGIS 10. (My project is an asp.net based webservice) There is one solution I got from a tutorial that works, but only for a ISimpleRenderer ...
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How to bulk upload raster datasets to ArcGIS Online as separate discrete layers?

I have 18 raster datasets which I need to publish through ArcGIS online to allow users to turn on/off each layer and toggle transparency. I have the data stored in a file gdb as below: I am looking ...
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Web service with geoprocessing capabilities (i.e. use of select tool)?

We would like to have a published web service with capabilities to allow geoprocessing operations (consume feature data) - select tool (e.g. select by attributes) - on the service when we view/open it ...
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Creating Multiple Webmap Applications linked to the same data

I am creating a webgis system for a smaller municipality. They need 3 different webmap applications, all of them referencing the same data. 2 of the apps are for public view and only contain certain ...
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Cannot Edit ArcGIS Server Map service with feature access enabled

My problem is that I can't edit the features in my ArcGIS server map service but when I publish this service to ArcGIS online all editing functions work very well, So here is what i have done: ArcGIS ...
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Creating OGC Services via GeoServer automatically?

I am new to GeoServer and wonder how I can create OGC Services via Geoserver automatically. I have to publish my data (Shapefiles) with a Java program as OGC Services. How can I do that? I checked ...
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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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How to identify parameters sent from ArcMap to geoprocessing service on ArcGIS Server?

I have a question regarding the use of ESRI geoprocessing services and maybe some of you can give me a hint for the following "problem"... I have set up a geoprocessing service which should solve a ...
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Why can't I see my globe service in ArcMap?

I want to explore it in ArcMap or in ArcExplorer but both cannot "see" it. For the other resources like map services everything is working well. I can add that the service is started and in a ...
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Determining Wet Well Service Area using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am using ArcMap 10.1 I have a wet well with a known ground elevation. I am trying to determine the service area of that area based on the assumptions that the wet well is 20 feet deep and that my ...
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What free or open source cloud-based software is recommended by/for the GIS community?

Note: This question is intended to complement an earlier question on installed, desktop software. What GIS-related, or even non-GIS-specific, web- or cloud-based software/tools/services -- that are ...
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Unable to cast COM object (IMapServer --> IMapServerObjects)

I have just deployed an AGS-based application to our web server. This app worked great in development, but after deployment to the server I got the following error: Unable to cast COM object of type '...
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Web-based map authoring with ArcGIS Server?

I am embarking on a project in which users will author, save, and share their own maps over the web. We will provide them with a large number of feature classes, but users will effectively author ...
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Landsat 8 - NDVI Global Servises - Clouds

I'm looking for Landsat 8 NDVI Global Services, like ArcGIS Online, but including scenes with the high presence of clouds (50-95%). Fresh scenes with clouds needed because they can contain the areas ...
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What data source is behind the ArcGIS GeoEnrichment service?

I would like to know if there is a reference to the data of the GeoEnrichment service, available with a ArcGIS Online account. I only found this post of 2013 where it seems there is no reference. Does ...
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USGS National Map Ortho - Digitizing

As a part of project scope we have to deliver to the Client digitized data sets – some houses and roads. Can we use USGS Orthoimagery from The National Map layer for feature digitizing? http://www....
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Census Data Mapper - what tool they used to do it?

The Census Data Mapper is a web mapping application of the Census Bureau used to create instant web maps out of the Census data which are stored in the Census databases. I was wondering what tools ...
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DLLs or examples to support writing a shp, shx, dbf file as memory stream for uses on Azure website?

I'm trying to read/write shapefiles for a web service for an azure website and I do not have the luxury of accessing the local file storage (which means that reading/writing from/to disk is out of the ...
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ggmap, ggimage… - Saving and loading maps in R

In my current R project I'm using the ggmap package to download and display maps. What bothers me is that you need internet access to load maps from google etc. I'd like to load a map from the ...
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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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How do I define a bounding box within a WFS-request?

I need to get some data from via a WFS connection but due to the sheer size of the data, it takes for ever to load into Qgis or MapInfo. MapInfo has a feature which allows you to restrict the wfs ...
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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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Creating geodata service from version other than DEFAULT in ArcGIS for Server?

This is with ArcGIS for Server and Desktop 10.1 I want to host a geodata service, but I don't want it to be from the DEFAULT version. I want it to be from an alternate version, that I can check the ...