Open Source Approaches in Spatial Data Handling / Edition 1

Open Source Approaches in Spatial Data Handling / Edition 1

by Brent Hall
     
 

ISBN-10: 354074830X

ISBN-13: 9783540748304

Pub. Date: 11/17/2008

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

This book focuses on the nature and characteristics of open source geospatial (OSG) software. The role of OSG approaches in spatial data handling is the cross-cutting theme of the book. Various sub-themes are explored that introduce readers unfamiliar to OSG software to the nature, purpose and applications of OS programming, and to the key new OS tools and their

Overview

This book focuses on the nature and characteristics of open source geospatial (OSG) software. The role of OSG approaches in spatial data handling is the cross-cutting theme of the book. Various sub-themes are explored that introduce readers unfamiliar to OSG software to the nature, purpose and applications of OS programming, and to the key new OS tools and their application within the geospatial data domain. The book also includes a discussion of new tools, approaches and applications for those already using OS approaches to software development.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783540748304
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
11/17/2008
Series:
Advances in Geographic Information Science Series
Edition description:
2008
Pages:
278
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

Senior undergraduate students in courses that focus specifically on OSG software development and use; graduate students in courses on open source GIS; researchers and practioners who are interested in open source software alternatives to commercial spatial data processing and analysis software.

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