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Subject:  Starting out and conducting research
Posted by: Byronu_za
on: Oct 22, 2013 07:20:15 CDT


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Hi there.


I am currently undertaking my MSc in GISc, and I am writing a report on using GIS freeware as opposed to vendors such as ESRI and Intergrapgh etc.

The questions I would like to pose to anybody interested in helping me out are (based on your opinion):

1) Can GIS freeware be an option for professional use?
2) What are the advantages and disadvantages?
3) Which kind of problems can be expected?

I appreciate any and all help in advance!


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you are here Starting out and conducting research Byronu_za Oct 22, 2013 07:20:15 CDT
    Re:Starting out and conducting research Eric Oct 29, 2013 10:49:44 CDT
    Re:Starting out and conducting research Tom Nov 4, 2013 15:08:28 CST


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