gis software

Open Source GIS and Freeware GIS Applications

An open source application by definition is software that you can freely access and modify the source code for. Open…

July 31, 2017

Commercial GIS Software Applications

Listed below are GIS software packages that provide all-encompassing mapping and spatial analysis capabilities via the desktop.

December 19, 2016

Computer Specs for GIS Work

Listed here are computer specs to take into consideration when running GIS software in a Windows environment which is required…

July 14, 2013

ArcGIS Tips and Tricks

Using ArcGIS for your GIS data and analytical needs?  Listed here are ArcGIS tips and tricks provided by fellow users.…

July 11, 2013

Five Reasons to Start Using QGIS

For those of you still sitting on the fence about developing some hands on experience with the open source GIS…

February 19, 2016

QGIS: Introducing the Quantum GIS Ecosystem

Anita Graser provides an introduction to the desktop, web, and mobile capabilities of the open source GIS software, QGIS in…

September 27, 2015

New Release of GRASS GIS

GRASS GIS 6.4.2 has been released by the GRASS development team.  GRASS GIS is an open source GIS software package.  Over…

May 21, 2014

Free GIS Stuff

All of the costs involved to learn GIS, purchase hardware and software, and obtain data can be a bit disarming.…

July 11, 2013

TdhGIS – Free Software for Vector Based Analysis

TdhGIS is a free GIS software application for Linux and Windows operating systems for spatial analysis of vector based geographic…

August 12, 2013

Free GIS Applications

Listed here are applications that provide mapping and spatial analysis functionality in a no-cost software application. BASINS 4.0 BASINS 4.0…

May 21, 2014