Category Archives: english

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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The new gvSIG Mobile is already available. The open source mobile GIS of the gvSIG Suite

Excellent news for all those who need GIS applications for field data gathering. You have the new gvSIG Mobile available already, for Android devices, that you can install from ‘Google Play’.

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4D in gvSIG Desktop, temporary data are arriving

We haven’t been able to wait and we have to show you one of the (many) things that we are working on: Temporary data in gvSIG Desktop.

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Demonstration attendees calculator, population by area calculator

How many people are there really in a demonstration? A question that most of us will ask when listening to the disparate figure of attendees according to who performs the calculation. The feeling, many times, is that these figures do … Continue reading

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The Horton Machine for data analysis to help scientists… and not only

During the 13th International gvSIG Conference Andrea Antonello of HydroloGIS spoke us about The Horton Machine (previously known as JgrassTools). With the Horton Machine in gvSIG we will have new and interesting tools: geomorphology analysis (drainage direction, total contributing area, … Continue reading

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State of art, What is the difference between Geopaparazzi and gvSIG Mobile, tools for gvSIG Desktop and much more

During the 13th International gvSIG Conference Andrea Antonello of HydroloGIS spoke us about Geopaparazzi and gvSIG Mobile. If you need an engineering survey tool, an open source Mobile GIS don’t miss this video:

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Workshops about Geostatistics with R and gvSIG given in Valencia and Cualiacan

During the 13th International gvSIG Conference in Valencia and 4th gvSIG Conference in Mexico, several workshops were given about R integration in gvSIG and some development examples with R. From the gvSIG Association we want to share all this material to be avalaible … Continue reading

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Final notes: 13th International gvSIG Conference

Fantastic, great, excellent presentations, full workshops…, with these words and with many thanks, most of the more than 300 attendees to the 13th International gvSIG Conference have transmitted us a feeling of satisfaction that we have had during the event.

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Towards gvSIG 2.4: Projects preview

Every new gvSIG Desktop version includes small improvements, some of which deserves a special mention because of its usefulness. It’s the case of the project preview that is included in gvSIG 2.4. It allows a thing as easy as seeing … Continue reading

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