Month: January 2012

If I Were a Small City GIS Manager

If I Were a Small City GIS Manager

If I were a small city GIS manager …I would deploy significant portions of the City’s GIS infrastructure using free and Open Source technology. Why?… why not? It’s free to procure and provides top notch capabilities. In the absence of specific technological or organizational constraints, here are the components I would use. Database: The database would be PostgreSQL with PostGIS. Using PostGIS, anyone with even minimal SQL skills can...