Yesterday, I gave an introduction to open source GIS at MAC URISA. As the meeting was about Internet-enabled GIS, I focused on server-side software. I’ve made the presentation available on SlideShare and available as a download from my website.
Here’s a listing of the programs and standards I reference in the presentation:
- Open Source Initiative
- Open Source Geospatial Foundation
- The Cathedral and the Bazaar
- Web Map Service
- Web Feature Service
Here’s the sites I referenced as examples using open source GIS: