Category Archives: english

Learn GIS for free. Extra Module : GPS and Mobile GIS

Although “Learn GIS for free” course ended with the tenth module, today we offer you an extra module very interesting for those who are interested in using Mobile GIS to capture field data.

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“Learning GIS with Game of Thrones” free book

Have you decided to learn to work with a Geographic Information System and you don’t know how to start? Now that the premiere of the new season of Game of Thrones series will be in a few days, we recommend … Continue reading

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Learning GIS with Game of Thrones (XV and last): Add-ons installing

We are going to dedicate this last post to the “Add-ons manager”, a tool that every gvSIG Desktop user should know. The add-ons manager is a tool that allows to customize gvSIG, installing new extensions, functional ones as well as … Continue reading

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Learning GIS with Game of Thrones (XIV): Layouts

At this second-to-last post of the course to learn the base of the Geographic Information Systems through practical exercises with Game of Thrones data we are going to work with the “Map” document. A Layout document is a set of design … Continue reading

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Learn GIS for free. Module 9: Raster reclassification and raster calculator

We continue with the ninth module of the free GIS course, where we continue to show you how to work with gvSIG Desktop, in this case working with raster reclassification and rasterization tools, and learning what can we do with … Continue reading

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Towards gvSIG 2.4: Functionalities improved in gvpy

As you may know, gvpy is a  gvsig library that help us with the execution of geoprocesses. Thus, geoprocesses added in our gvSIG Toolbox can be executed from a script with a single line of code. For the new gvSIG … Continue reading

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Learn GIS for free. Module 8: Vegetation index and unsupervised classification

We continue with the eighth module of the free GIS course, where we continue to show you how to work with raster data in gvSIG Desktop, in this case calculating several parameters (NDVI, CTVI,…) related to vegetation index and learning … Continue reading

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Towards gvSIG 2.4: New OSM map services

In the next gvSIG Desktop version we will find new OpenStreetMap tile/map services.

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Learn GIS for free. Module 7: Raster GIS. Working with Raster Data

We continue with the seventh module of the free GIS course, where we are going to show you how to work with raster data in gvSIG Desktop. With this module we start the second part of the course, focused on … Continue reading

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Learn GIS for free. Module 6: Geoprocessing

We continue with the sixth module of the free GIS course, where we are going to show you how to work with the framework and set of tools for processing geographic and related data in gvSIG Desktop.

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