Open-source Web-GIS applications

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Open-source Web-GIS applications


You want to know which open-source web-GIS applications are used to share geospatial data over the Internet?

Web-GIS applications

1. GeoServer

GeoServer is an open source server for sharing geospatial data.

2. degree

deegree is an open source software for geodata infrastructures and the geospatial web.

3. FeatureServer

FeatureServer is an implementation of a RESTful Geographic Feature Service.

MapGuide Open Source

MapGuide Open Source is a web-based platform that enables users to develop and deploy web mapping applications and geospatial services.

5. MapServer

MapServer is an open-source platform for publishing geodata and interactive map applications on the web.

Javascript libraries

6. OpenLayers

OpenLayers is a JavaScript library that enables geospatial data to be displayed in the web browser. OpenLayers is a programming interface that allows client-side development independent of the server.

7. Leaflet

Leaflet is a free JavaScript library that can be used to create Web-GIS applications. The library uses HTML5, CSS3 and therefore supports most browsers.

Max Dietrich

Written by Max Dietrich.

Geospatial specialist, passionate Web-Developer.