Proceed to GeoCommunity Home Page


SpatialNewsGIS Data DepotGeoImaging ChannelGIS and MappingSoftwareGIS JobsGeoBids-RFPsGeoCommunity MarketplaceGIS Event Listings
HomeLoginAccountsAboutContactAdvertiseSearchFAQsForumsCartFree Newsletter

Sponsored by:


TOPICS
Today's News

Submit News

Feature Articles

Product Reviews

Education

News Affiliates

Discussions

Newsletters

Email Lists

Polls

Editor's Corner


SpatialNews Daily Newswire!
Subscribe now!

Latest Industry Headlines
Avista Improves Regulatory Compliance by Using Esri's ArcGIS for Mobile
Pitney Bowes MapInfo Pro 64 Bit Advances the Consumerization of Mapmaking
OGC Seeks Comment on New Working Group Focused on Disseminating Lightweight “datacubes"
LizardTech to Demonstrate a UAV Workflow at the Esri Southwest User Conference
UltraMap Workflow Software Available by Subscription

Latest GeoBids-RFPs
Remote Sensing
Computerized Management Software-VA
ArcGIS Software-SC
Survey and Mapping-NC
Surveying Services*Written in Polish

Recent Job Opportunities

Recent Discussions
Attribute details of HYNET layer
DEM creation
how to generate DEM from IFSAR?
BP Oil Spill
Interested in Medical GIS?

GeoCommunity Discussions

SpatialNews Discussions --
    The place to discuss GIS news, hardware, software, and data issues


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


Post New Message...     Post A Reply To This Message...     Notify us of inappropriate comments



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!


  Subject Author Date
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


Back to Boards Index


Sponsored by:

For information
regarding
advertising rates
Click Here!

Copyright© 1995-2014 MindSites Group / Privacy Policy

GeoCommunity™, Wireless Developer Network™, GIS Data Depot®, and Spatial News™
including all logos and other service marks
are registered trademarks and trade communities of
MindSites Group