A Web-GIS – A System for Agriculture

A Web-GIS – A System for Agriculture

GIS, Slider, Web-GIS
Its quite some time since I talked about web GIS development on this blog.In the last one year,I have had a great time exploring different mapping platforms and testing any platform that I came across.Web GIS is a field in which over the last few years, has really seen the light of the day as every organization struggles to migrate to the cloud. Cloud computing platforms have facilitated this move by minimizing on development time required to setup a full GIS stack on the cloud.Having both commercial and open platforms, web GIS has interested many  in different fields and tests have been conducted to prove its importance to a company's area of jurisdiction. As I have been interacting with the industry and organizations in different areas, web GIS is an…
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Publishing maps using QGIS Cloud

Publishing maps using QGIS Cloud

GIS, QGIS, QGIS Cloud, Software, Tutorials, Web-GIS
Sharing the outputs of your GIS work with other people on the globe has become a common practice nowadays. The methods used in sharing this information matters and depends on a number of things;the availability of storage space to store your datasets, the cost of operating a web map,user interactivity of your web maps,the kind of technology the web map uses and many more. QGIS have the QGISCloud that is can be used to publish maps online within FIVE minutes.Another advantage is that QGIS is Open Source thus no worry of startup costs.This tutorial will demostrate how to publish a map using QGISCloud. Steps To publish a map using QGISCloud, you need to first install the QGISCloud Plugin.This can be done at “Manage and Install plugins” under the Plugins Menu…
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