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Working with historical maps: Georeferencing images. GIS applied to archaeology

A new module of the free course about GIS for archaeologists is now available, and we are now halfway through the course. At this module we will see how we can use Geographic Information Systems to georeference historical maps, so … Continue reading

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Analysis of prospection results: Vector geoprocessing. GIS applied to Archaeology

A new module of the free GIS course applied to Archeology is now available. With this module we are already starting to explore some of the advanced tools of Geographic Information Systems. We will see how to apply vector geoprocesses … Continue reading

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Digitalizing prospection areas. GIS applied to Archeology

We publish the second module (of seven) of the free ‘GIS applied to archaeology’ course, where you will learn to create geographic information through the editing tools offered by the open source software called ‘gvSIG Desktop’. We will start by … Continue reading

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Free Course: GIS for Archaeologists

In recent years, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) have radically evolved the way in which spatial data are collected, analyzed and interpreted. Because of their characteristics, GIS have become useful applications for archaeologists. The appearance of gvSIG, with a complete suite … Continue reading

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Material of the workshop about environmental modelling using gvSIG and the HortonMachine available

The material of the workshop about environmental modelling using gvSIG and the HortonMachine, given at 14th International gvSIG Conference some days ago, is now available. Although the screen image is not very clear it can be followed with the teacher … Continue reading

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First gvSIG 2.5 build for testing is already available

The first ‘build’ of the next gvSIG Desktop version for testing is already available. You can download it from the ‘Development versions downloads‘ section of the gvSIG Association website. With this we encourage you to help us to stabilize the … Continue reading

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Registration period for workshops at 14th International gvSIG Conference is now open

Registrations for free workshops at 14th International gvSIG Conference can be done from now. Conference will be held from October 24th to 26th at School of Engineering in Geodesy, Cartography and Surveying (Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain). The workshops available … Continue reading

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Workshop about digital field mapping and data centralization at 14th International gvSIG Conference

During the 14th International gvSIG conference, held the next 24-26th October in Valencia, a workshop about digital field mapping and data centralization will be given. During the workshop the users will be initially guided through the installation and use of … Continue reading

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Workshop about environmental modelling using gvSIG and the HortonMachine at 14th International gvSIG Conference

During the 14th International gvSIG conference, held the next 24-26th October in Valencia, a free workshop about environmental modelling using gvSIG and the HortonMachine will be given. The HortonMachine library is an open geospatial library integrated in gvSIG containing tools … Continue reading

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The program of the 14th International gvSIG Conference is now available

The program of the 14th International gvSIG Conference is now available. It includes a a great number of presentations in different thematic sessions and 7 free workshops about gvSIG Suite. Conference will take place from October 24th to 26th in … Continue reading

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