Open Source GIS Bootcamp
Have you ever wanted to learn how to use open source GIS software offerings to develop web-based GIS applications? Here is your opportunity! pGNOSIS UK is now offering a new instructor guided, the web-based course covering open source GIS software including PostGIS, GeoServer, and OpenLayers.
Attendees will learn how to load, publish, and share geospatial data with GeoServer. Discussion will include navigating the GeoServer user interface, OGC web services, styling data with SLD, and tile caching with GeoWebCache.
Attendees will learn about and create spatial databases, load data from a variety of sources into a spatial database, and perform queries against the data. Basic SQL syntax will be covered.
Module 1: General Open Source GIS Architecture
Module 2: OGC & Open Source
Module 3: The Database – Postgre SQL Implementation
Module 4: PostGRE Administration
Module 5: The Spatial Data Add On – Post GIS Implementation
Module 6: PostGIS Use & Administration
Module 7: The GIS Server – GeoServer Implementation
Module 8: Geoserver Administration
Module 9: The Mapping API – OpenLayers
Module 10: The Complete Solution – PostGIS + GeoServer + OpenLayers
Module 11: Common Errors and Recommendations
Module 12: Final Project
GISCI Education Credit: 40 hours