Frequently Asked Questions
This page shares our experience and lessons learned for some of the new technologies that the GIS Program are exploring
GitHub is not only a code sharing and social networking site for developers. It is also a web hosting site. Below I have outlined how to host spatial data and a web application from GitHub. This workflow is perfect for small applications. I have not tried this with large datasets or extensive web apps.
Quantum GIS (QGIS) is an open source GIS desktop application. Python is the scripting language for QGIS.