Publishing Maps created in Simple GIS Client as a Web Mapping Service ( WMS )

Description:

  • This video tutorial will demonstrate the basics of publishing a map created in Simple GIS Client as a Web Mapping Service ( WMS ) from Simple GIS Server.  In addition, this tutorial will also demonstrate using the open source OpenLayers java script library to create a web map application and publishing this application using Windows IIS web server.


Topics covered in this tutorial:

  • Creating and saving Map View Settings document from Simple GIS Client
  • Loading this document into Simple GIS Server and publishing as a Web Map Service ( WMS ).
  • Creating a Web Map application from the OpenLayers library to publish our new WMS map.
  • Using the Windows IIS web server to create a new website and publish our web map application.

Simple GIS Server Basics

Description:

  • This video tutorial will demonstrate the basics of setting up and using Simple GIS Server as a server for your shape file or imagery data to Simple GIS Clients in a client/server configuration.  Simple GIS server provides better performance than trying to use a file server on Local Area or Wide Area Network and can even serve your data across the internet.  Also provides multi-user read/write access to your shapefiles.  


Topics covered in this tutorial:

  • Basic navigation around the server configuration dialog box.
  • Setting up the server network configuration settings.
  • Adding shapefiles and imagery to serve to clients
  • Adding data served by your server to Simple GIS Clients.

Simple GIS Server Software Tutorials


Welcome to Simple GIS Tutorials page.  We put this page together as another resource to hopefully help you get the most out of your software. Listed below are GIS tutorials specific to the Simple GIS Server application.  Each tutorial contains a brief description and video links that we hope you will find useful.  For tutorials specific to the Simple GIS Client application, see ourSimple GIS Software Tutorials page.  If there is a particular topic you think would be beneficial, drop us a line from our Contact Us page and we'll see what we can do.  We'd love to hear from you. 

Setting up an AVL Service in Simple GIS Server

Description:

  • This video tutorial will demonstrate the basics of setting up and using an AVL (Automated Vehicle Location) service in Simple GIS Server.    


Topics covered in this tutorial:

  • AVL settings and configuration in Simple GIS Server
  • AVL settings in Simple GIS Client for field users
  • AVL settings in Simple GIS Client for back office users
Simple GIS Software-Simple GIS Server Tutorials