New PDF release: Mastering PostGIS

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By Dominik Mikiewicz,Michal Mackiewicz,Tomasz Nycz

Key Features

  • Learn how one can use PostGIS for spatial facts research and manipulation
  • Optimize your queries and construct customized functionalities in your GIS application
  • A finished consultant with hands-on examples that will help you grasp PostGIS with ease

Book Description

PostGIS is open resource extension onf PostgreSQL object-relational database approach that permits GIS items to be saved and permits querying for info and placement providers. the purpose of this booklet is that will help you grasp the functionalities provided via PostGIS- from information construction, research and output, to ETL and stay edits.

The publication starts with an outline of the main innovations with regards to spatial database platforms and the way it applies to Spatial RMDS. you are going to learn how to load assorted codecs into your Postgres example, examine the spatial nature of your raster facts, and at last export it utilizing integrated functionalities or 3th social gathering instruments for backup or representational purposes.

Through the process this booklet, you'll be awarded with many examples on the right way to have interaction with the database utilizing JavaScript and Node.js. pattern web-based purposes interacting with backend PostGIS may also be provided through the booklet, so that you can get happy with the trendy methods of eating and enhancing your spatial data.

What you are going to learn

  • Refresh your wisdom of the PostGIS innovations and spatial databases
  • Solve spatial issues of using SQL in real-world scenarios
  • Practical walkthroughs of software improvement examples utilizing Postgis, GeoServer and OpenLayers.
  • Extract, rework and cargo your spatial data
  • Expose info without delay or via net services.
  • Consume your info in either computing device and internet clients

About the Author

Dominik Mikiewicz is a senior GIS advisor and the landlord of one-person software program store Cartomatic. whilst no longer coding, he spends time with spouse and youngsters, attempting to make the young ones get pleasure from mountain hiking. he's additionally a long-distance biking and operating enthusiast.

Michal Mackiewicz has been operating as a software program engineer at GIS help for 5 years. His major task is to orchestrate a variety of open resource geospatial parts and developing application-specific GIS structures. PostgreSQL and PostGIS are between his favourite instruments, and are utilized in nearly each venture. except constructing, he additionally runs PostGIS education classes. whilst no longer at paintings, he volunteers for OpenStreetMap and a neighborhood railway upkeep society.

Tomasz Nycz is a geographer and cartographer. He initiated the implementation of GIS within the nation hearth provider devices in Poland. He works with well-known GIS businesses within the emergency administration undefined. In perform, he makes use of QGIS and PostGIS. He has been an OpenStreetMap contributor for years. He additionally develops his medical pursuits within the use of recent applied sciences in geomorphology and distant sensing. he's additionally an avid drone pilot and mountain explorer.

Table of Contents

  1. Importing Spatial Data
  2. Spatial info Analysis
  3. Data Processing - Vector Ops
  4. Data processing - Raster ops
  5. Exporting Spatial Data
  6. ETL utilizing Node.js
  7. PostGIS – growing uncomplicated WebGIS Applications
  8. PostGIS Topology
  9. pgRouting

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