Developer’s Corner: Smart transparency in GeoServer with image/vnd.jpeg-png format

Dear reader, today we would like to introduce a new feature in GeoServer: smart transparency with image/vnd.jpeg-png format. When dealing with satellite and aerial imagery the JPEG output format is often preferred for its fast encoding and small output size. However, there are cases in which transparency is needed, maybe because the imagery is not covering the whole map area, or maybe because the user is free to select only certain image strips, and seeing though the basemap is a requirement. Thus far those scenarios were handled by falling back on the PNG format, paying the extra encoding time and size. To...

FOSS4G 2016

GeoSolutions’ Presentations at FOSS4G 2016

Dear Readers, As we have previously announced, GeoSolutions will be attending FOSS4G Bonn 2016, from 22nd to 26th of August. Our technical lead Andrea Aime together with our Director Simone Giannecchini will hold a few presentations involving GeoServer and MapStore: August 24th, Wednesday: MapStore 2, modern mashups with OL3, Leaflet and React. 11.00. More information here. Serving earth observation data with GeoServer: addressing real world requirements GeoServer. 14.30. More information here. August 25th, Thursday: Mastering Security with GeoServer and GeoFence. 9.30. More information here. State of GeoServer. 11.00. More information here. GeoServer in Production: we do it, here is how! 11.30. More information here. Creating Stunning Maps in GeoServer : mastering...

INSPIRE Conference 2016

Meet GeoSolutions at INSPIRE Conference 2016

Dear All, we are proud to announce that GeoSolutions is exhibiting at the INSPIRE Conference 2016 which will be held in Barcelona from 26h to 30th of September 2016.. GeoSolutions will be present with its own booth (check this page for the layout) therefore we'll be happy to talk to you about our open source products, like GeoServer and Mapstore, as well as about our Enterprise Support Services. We have also submitted a proposal for a 3H workshop on GeoServer, we will update this page as the program will become definitive. If you are interested in learning about how we can help you achieving...

GEO Business 2016

Material for our workshop at GEOBusiness Show 2016 in London

Dear All, first of all we thank all who has showed up at our booth as well as those who attended our workshop on GeoServer last week at the GEO Business Show  in London. As promised I am providing links to the presentations I have used during the workshop. As a baseline, I did covers most portions of the GeoServer Beginner presentation here below. but I also peaked into other presentations to go deep into various advanced concepts. First of all I used a presentation which covers Advanced Rendering with GeoServer. then I used a presentation which covers Advanced Projections Handling with GeoServer. but...

MapStore 2 HomePage

MapStore 2: working hard on the new L&F

Dear All, we just wanted to share with you the work that we are doing on the new Look&Feel for MapStore 2 with our partner Chef Studio For MapStore 2 as we rewriting from scratch the JavaScript framework using ReactJS as we described in this long post we did not want to leave behind the quality of the UI/UX aspects as such we have set ambitious goals for that part as well; we want MapStore 2 to work nice on the mobile from the first version (i.e. responsive and mobile first or better work nice on all screen sizes) hence we...