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a collection of information. It contains specific elements of a gis in a specific presentation method (e.g raster or vector layer). Layers can be edited separately in order to create indivi…
The set of conventions, rules, or encoding systems that define how geographic features are represented with symbols on a map.
For questions about Digital Elevation Models (DEM), Digital Terrain Models (DTM) and Digital Surface Models (DSM)
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.
when referring to georeferenced or ungeoreferenced TIFF (Tagged Image File Format) files.
A tabular set of data linked one-to-one to a set of spatial features.
an extension within ArcGIS that provides a range of spatial modeling and analysis tools.
Google's cloud computing platform for geospatial data & analysis at earthengine.google.com.
for questions about the Enterprise Geodatabase (ArcSDE in earlier versions) component of ArcGIS for Server.
Acronym for Structured Query Language. A syntax for retrieving and manipulating data from a relational database.
a web mapping service application and technology provided by Google free (for non-commercial use),
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…
(1) abstract geometry; (2) storing geographic data in projected coordinates; (3) a generic ESRI term for vector features; a class for "geometry" objects.
The measure of separation between two entities or locations that may or may not be connected, such as two points.
"Convert" usually tags questions where a change of physical file format or of coordinate representation is needed.
Fields, also known as attributes, contain information about features.
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.
refers generically to *any* space-based satellite navigation system that provides location and time information.
an Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) specification for accessing geographic features over the internet.
a cloud-based, collaborative content management system for maps, apps, data, and other geographic information.
an XML file format used to display and annotate geographic data, made popular by Google Earth.
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…
The process of moving geographic data or maps from one storage format or software, to another.
A region enclosing a point, line, or polygon at a specified distance.
Procedure of making a computer program ready for execution
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…
Spatial data processing framework that brings advanced analysis capabilities to QGIS.
about one of the versions of the ArcGIS Pro application of ArcGIS Desktop
An organized collection of predefined colors, symbols, properties of symbols, and map elements.
the process of modifying feature geometry, locations, and attributes of spatial data.
To limit or reduce the extent of one dataset by the extents or boundary of another.
the process of designing, implementing, generating and delivering maps on the World Wide Web ..."