Spatial - Geo (Map|Chart) - Topology

1 - About

Spatial or geographical data:

  • point,
  • line,
  • polygon,
  • multi-point,
  • multi-line,
  • etc.

Spatial data represents the essential location characteristics of real or conceptual objects as those objects relate to the real or conceptual space in which they exist.

See also: Geometry (Spatial, Linear Algebra)

Geodata data is stored as:

See: Geographic_information_system

3 - Type of Map

  • Dot Maps
  • Choropleth
  • Cartogram
  • Graduated Symbol

4 - Spatial Data Management

5 - Management

5.1 - Geocoding

5.2 - Geolocalization

5.3 - Storage

GeoJson Shapefile
Valid Json Binary
Human Readable Special Software
More verbose Storage Limitations

5.4 - Shape transformation

Algorithmic tesselation:

5.5 - Relationship

5.6 - Projection

6 - Rendering Software

6.1 - GIS Software

6.2 - Map Software

6.3 - Chart Software

7 - Organization

The Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc.® (OGC) is a non-profit, international, voluntary consensus standards organization that is leading the development of standards for geospatial and location based services.

8 - Map Data

Nederlands Map to be open in a GIS application.

Example: CBS Provincie 2012

9 - References

10 - Glossary

  • WMS : Web Map Service Interface Standard
data/type/spatial/start.txt · Last modified: 2018/01/03 15:35 by gerardnico