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GIS applied to Municipality Management: Module 6 ‘Add-ons manager’

The video of the sixth module is now available, in which we are going to talk about the Add-ons manager. Each version of gvSIG carries a large number of extensions and symbol libraries that are not installed by default in … Continue reading

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GIS applied to Municipality Management: Module 5.3 ‘Web services (Non-standard services)’

The third video of the fifth module is now available, in which we will talk about how to work with web services that don’t follow the OGC standards in gvSIG Desktop. These web services can be used to complement our … Continue reading

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GIS applied to Municipality Management: Module 5.2 ‘Web services (Loading web services from gvSIG)’

The second video of the fifth module is now available, in which we will see how to load web services from gvSIG Desktop. In the first video of this module we saw an introduction on the Spatial Data Infrastructures (SDI), … Continue reading

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GIS applied to Municipality Management: Module 5.1 ‘Web services (Introduction to SDI)’

The fifth module of this course deals with access to web services from gvSIG. At this first part we will introduce you to a fundamental concept when we talk about the efficient management of geographic information: Spatial Data Infrastructures (SDI). SDI … Continue reading

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GIS applied to Municipality Management: Module 4.2 ‘Attribute tables (joining tables)’

At this second video of the fourth module we will continue speaking about the attribute tables, where we will show how to join the the alphanumeric information of a vector layer and an external table. In our city council we … Continue reading

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GIS applied to Municipality Management: Module 4.1 ‘Attribute tables (alphanumeric information)’

At this first video of the fourth module we will speak about the attribute tables of a GIS, and we will show how to manage the alphanumeric information of a vector layer. As we told at the first module, about … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2017, a year of success, 12 months of progress

This year is finishing, and it’s time to evaluate it. If we review everything that has happened during 2017 we can classify it positively. It has been the year in which gvSIG has received an outstanding international recognition – the … Continue reading

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GIS applied to Municipality Management: Module 3 ‘Views, layers, symbology, labelling’

At this third module, the first one of the practical part, we will speak about how to create a project in gvSIG Desktop, including Views and adding layers on them. We will apply a legend on them too and we … Continue reading

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GIS applied to Municipality Management: Module 2 ‘Introduction to reference systems’

At this second module, the last theoretical one before starting with the practical part,  we will speak about reference systems and how we can apply them in a GIS to represent our geographic information correctly. It is very important to … Continue reading

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Geographic Information Systems applied to Municipality Management: List of topics and 1st module, ‘Differences between GIS and CAD’

We launch the first module of an ambitious free course to acquire the necessary training to apply Geographic Information Systems to the municipality management. This course is based on the use of the gvSIG Suite products, a catalog of open … Continue reading

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