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CARTO empowers any organization and individual to discover and predict key insights through location data. With CARTO’s intuitive location intelligence platform anyone can build self-service location …
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The set of conventions, rules, or encoding systems that define how geographic features are represented with symbols on a map.
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For questions about Digital Elevation Models (DEM), Digital Terrain Models (DTM) and Digital Surface Models (DSM)
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A geometric element defined by a pair of x,y coordinates.
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A coordinate-based data model that represents geographic features as points, lines, and polygons.
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when referring to georeferenced or ungeoreferenced TIFF (Tagged Image File Format) files.
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a .NET programming language.
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for questions about the Enterprise Geodatabase (ArcSDE in earlier versions) component of ArcGIS for Server.
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A tabular set of data linked one-to-one to a set of spatial features.
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a web mapping service application and technology provided by Google free (for non-commercial use),
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an extension within ArcGIS that provides a range of spatial modeling and analysis tools.
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Acronym for Structured Query Language. A syntax for retrieving and manipulating data from a relational database.
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A set of ordered co-ordinates that represent the shape of geographic features too narrow to be displayed as an area at the given scale (contours, street centrelines, or streams), or linear features wi…
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The measure of separation between two entities or locations that may or may not be connected, such as two points.
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(1) abstract geometry; (2) storing geographic data in projected coordinates; (3) a generic ESRI term for vector features; a class for "geometry" objects.
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"Convert" usually tags questions where a change of physical file format or of coordinate representation is needed.
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Fields, also known as attributes, contain information about features.
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for questions specific to the 3.x series of QGIS.
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refers generically to *any* space-based satellite navigation system that provides location and time information.
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a GIS operation used to manipulate GIS data. If you are performing geoprocessing using ArcGIS then the tag Geoprocessing-framework is specific to that software and should be used ins…
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an XML file format used to display and annotate geographic data, made popular by Google Earth.
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an Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) specification for accessing geographic features over the internet.
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determine the position of a point, line, curve, or plane in a space of a given dimension with respect to a system of lines or other fixed references.
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a cloud-based, collaborative content management system for maps, apps, data, and other geographic information.
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The process of moving geographic data or maps from one storage format or software, to another.
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Procedure of making a computer program ready for execution
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Collecting and interpreting information about the environment and the surface of the earth from a distance, primarily by sensing radiation that is naturally emitted or reflected by the earth's surface…
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A region enclosing a point, line, or polygon at a specified distance.
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the process of designing, implementing, generating and delivering maps on the World Wide Web ..."
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the process of modifying feature geometry, locations, and attributes of spatial data.
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An organized collection of predefined colors, symbols, properties of symbols, and map elements.
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Google's cloud computing platform for geospatial data & analysis at
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Spatial data processing framework that brings advanced analysis capabilities to QGIS.
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To limit or reduce the extent of one dataset by the extents or boundary of another.
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Using artistic and scientific principles for creating maps and graphically representing geographic areas
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Print composer provides growing layout and printing capabilities in QGIS.