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

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What are some web based clients for GeoServer?

There is a list of Web Clients for Geoserver on the Geoserver site (http://geoserver.org/display/GEOSDOC/Clients). Unfortunately, it is posted as no longer maintained. Does anyone have a current list ...
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Lizmap add point to PostGIS layer - correct layer settings?

Not able to add point to the layer using lizmap. I'w been following this guidance https://github.com/3liz/lizmap-documentation/blob/master/source/publish/advanced_lizmap_config.rst#id28 Point is not ...
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Viewing ESRI File GDB features without installing software

I'm looking for a way (Open source or otherwise) to view the contents and the features in a File GDB without installing any software locally. Are the any current websites or web/map services or ...
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Web mapping service with GEBCO bathymetry data

Is there any open web mapping service provide map tiles with GEBCO bathymetry data. As far I know Only Google uses GEBCO bathymetrydata for ocean floor model. Others uses ocean as plain blue. I need a ...
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Making subsections in network-dataset for using location allocation in ArcMap?

I'm making a simple smart grid model on ArcGIS for my thesis and I have a town surrounded by several renewable energy sources from all around. I want to divide the network dataset into four ...
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Export GeoTIFF with color table from web service using gdal_translate

The gdal_translate program has an option to define an XML file with the necessary information to download an image using various web map server specifications. I am trying to download a file that ...
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Management of data within ArcGIS Online - Feature layer, feature service, etc [closed]

I am running into problems achieving these goals within ArcGIS Online. I have a map of flood hazard polygons across a state. I want to publish this map (Shapefile, GDB, have it in several formats) ...
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How to view Navionics bathymetry Web API in QGIS?

I am looking to view a Navionics bathymetry map in QGIS. The maps can viewed in a browser on the Navionics website here: https://webapp.navionics.com/?lang=en#boating@6&key=%7B%7DoiGbyvcN Is it ...
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How to export WDPA dataset to text and shapefiles?

Please have some patience with me as I am not a GIS professional at all, I am merely trying to work with some of the file formats. Let me first explain what I am trying to accomplish: The WDPA (World ...
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Saving to database on OpenLayers map changes? [duplicate]

I have put a map on website using OpenLayers. This map is fetched from geoserver by using wms request. and in the same way, it is drawn some shapes such as point, line etc. using open layers library ...
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Seeking route calculation service to get route between several points?

I need a routing service with an API callable from a web or desktop application. I have several points: a start, an end, and intermediate points in the disorder. I expect the routing service to send ...
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Uploading Geocode Service Definition Continues To Fail

I am not sure why this is happening, I am able to stage a Geocode Service, but when I try to upload it to the server it continues to fail. I am able to upload regular MXD Mapping Services. Below is ...
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Online service to transform coordinates from WGS84 to NZTM and NZMG?

Has anyone come across a free web service / REST API to transform coordinates? I'm particularly interested in transforming from WGS84 to: New Zealand Geodetic Datum 2000 (NZGD2000 / NZTM) and New ...
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Web Services that Converts Lat Lon to Zip Code

Does anyone know of a Web Services that can convert a Lat Lon to a Zip Code?
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Is there any geocoding for better international support? [closed]

I need international support database with Chinese and English, do you know any data provide both? (So far, I found only Google Map and MaxMind is okay; Open Street Map just poorly supported data; ...
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Web based spatial data editor

Is possible to set up web access to GIS data such that a user could login and see the collected data and be allowed to suggest/draw changes but not be able to edit the data files? My idea is that ...
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Enterprise Database Workflow with Online Mapping

We bought a trimble units for our operators to collect data out in the field using Collector. We currently have ArcGIS Server 10.3.1 with SQL Server 2012 setup on one of our servers. Our server ...
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Creating interface for Editing ArcSDE Layers in web service online?

The initial idea is to make a multiuser web service for editing versions of an ArcSDE geodatabase online (each version for each user. Is it possible to acces through a password and user name?). Can I ...
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Self hosting vector tiles

I'm building a web application, which involves (currently) a REST backend and a frontend SPA. The backend is hosting massive geo-enabled data, and the frontend is displaying it on a mapbox map. I'm ...
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Libraries to render vector-based maps in the browser

Is there a open source JavaScript library like Leaflet or OpenLayers which can be used in a web or mobile application and loads vector-based maps instead of images? I only need the road information ...
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Google map API with JSON response some point need to decoded

When I use Google map API with python, I would like to know the path between the two points. it response a JSON, but point need to be decoded. example: this is a set of point data : cq{oCqahzQDGr@...
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NDVI Web services over Victoria australia

Does anyone know of any web services that are available where you can pass...say a WKT polygon or point and return the mean NDVI or NDVI from that point from an array of the most recent NDVI runs?
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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, OpenLayers Options. Transparent Parameter comes under Server Side Params. Does it mean that transparent images are pre-cached ...
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Unable to view local geoserver in that dropdown menu of Open Geosuite?

I'm using GeoExplorer(Web Map Client) in OpenGeo Suite 4.5 version. I use to upload the layers from my LocalGeoserver by clicking on Add Layers Button. But now i'm unable to view my local geoserver in ...
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Use MeteoFrance WMS with WebApp Builder as a WMSLayer load by a widget

I try to use WMS OGC services for weather forecasting I'm able to load WMS layer but when I move on the map layer follow the moving as an image who is stuck on the top of my screen. I set all the ...
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How to get info from google map service

I am definitely new to this area. I found it is difficult to find high quality data on the web. The OpenStreetMap is the most sophisticate data source I met, but clearly many other map services such ...
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Problem getting map using XML file with gdal_translate

The gdal_translate program has an option to define an XML file with the necessary information to download an image using various web map server specifications. For some reason, the gdal_translate/XML ...
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WebAppBuilder - Print Service/widget problems

I have an app running on WebAppbuilder. The layers are all on an Enterprise SDE Database. I cannot get the Print widget to function properly. I followed the instructions here to set up my own print ...
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How to set up a public facing server?

Based on this post How to host web map app on ArcGIS.com? I have installed ArcGIS server 10.2 for .NET with web adapter, on Win7 SP1 ultimate. I just followed the guideline, how to set up my web map ...
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Looking for GIS server for Pictometry that can do Bing-like “birds eye” tilted view and rotation

I need an open source GIS server that can present these Pictometry images, I guess they are also called 2.5-D. The camera on a plane takes 5 shots, one orthogonal, other 4 in all directions. North, ...
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How to set up a querystring for a MapServer layer?

I am trying to query a MapServer layer via URL, but I am having trouble finding syntax examples. I want to use the indexquery mode and found this documentation http://gislars.github.io/mapserver_docs/...
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Authenticated WMS not accessible through ArcCatalog?

I have a Geoserver WMS which has basic authentication for several layers that have data security restrictions against them. After putting in the username and password in ArcCatalog's add WMS server ...
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Publish cached map service using pre-existing cache folder

We use: ArcGIS Server Advanced Enterprise 10.3 / ...
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qgistoweb search attributes

Is it possible to query features based on attributes from the client side of qgistoweb? How can this be achieved? I have a single data set that I want to serve over the web, while allowing users to ...
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Implementing Geographic Web Service? [closed]

I was told to implement a web service which, given 2 inputs (street name, cross street name) the output is the crossing geographical coordinates. What is the best way i should go? Is there a ...
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Are there any web services that return an elevation raster given a bounding box?

I have an application that uses raster elevation data extensively in its computations. I would like to have a tool that allows users to define the minimum and maximum latitude-longitude coordinates (...
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Implementing a DTM editing web service

I am planning out the creation of a web service for DTM editing. I can think of two ways of handling the DTM data on the backend, but are there better methods? Have a base dataset of DTM tiles. ...
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Examples of Sanborn map WMS?

I'm wondering if anyone has heard of or come across any examples of scanned and georeferenced Sanborn Fire Insurance maps being served as a WMS. I know there are copyright issues, so presumably only ...
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Tool for downloading map data from Public websites which has Google as Base map

I am trying to download the map data (coverage map) from the MAXIS web site. I couldn't find any option to download it directly. This web service has coverage map of two different band widths with ...
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Slow performance of WMS server

I have QGIS Map Server, when I load WMS layer it takes 20 seconds to prepare it and only 30ms to download. How can I speed it up? Can I do this without changing QGIS projects? How to do that?
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GeoDjango - How to secure tile map services?

I use geodjango to create and serve tiles that I usually display into OpenLayers as openLayers.Layer.TMS I am worried that anybody could grab the tms URL and plug it into their own map without asking ...
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OWSLib and Python 3

Trying to install OWSlib-master (and 0.7.1) from https://github.com/geopython/OWSLib yields problems that ultimately seem to be related to python3 >c:\Python32\python.exe setup.py install running ...
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ArcGIS for Server or its alternative?

I am trying to develop a GIS web application. I am using ArcGIS for desktop as the database. I need to use existing ArcGIS Restful services but also need to publish some new services. I think that ...
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Why does MapBox serve trasparent pixels only below a certain zoom level?

We're using MapBox to serve a raster tileset. At low zoom levels the transparent pixels are seethrough: When you zoom in though it goes black (we've added oppacity): Questions: Why is this How to ...
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What are the key features of a web map?

In response to comments, I'll rephrase the question: We're building a web based mapping and data querying system. The data are at several different scales, and should be queryable at these scales. ...
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How to view shapefile in web site?

I have shapefile for my country and I want to view this map in my web site (browser) in my LAN network how to do that, is it possible?
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ArcGIS API for JavaScript: Graphic does not display in IE10

I have recently created an application using the ArcGIS API for JavaScript. The application contains a geocoding functionality in which a point graphic is supposed to display showing the matching ...
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Which weather on my road? Looking for a spatial weather forecast web service

My friend Bob goes from A to B leaving tomorrow morning at 6:00. There are many direction services that indicates him short, fast and/or cheap routes. Bob does not like to drive under the rain and ...
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Parsing Geoprocessing Service messages using ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I am working on a JavaScript (JS) app where the user draws a polygon and then a python-based Geoprocessing (GP) Service task queries the parcels and generates mailing labels. The GP task works great, ...
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Testing Validity of Web Service Referenced in Layer File?

My organization creates a number of layer files for our ArcMap users to access data from web services. Is there any way to use arcpy.Describe to get to the URL of the service referenced by the layer? ...