GLG Map Server - Free Community Edition
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Click here to run online demos
Click here for FAQs and documentation
Click here for the Community Edition License
|The Community Edition
of the GLG Map Server is a fully
functional version of the GLG
Map Server for the CGI and Fast-CGI deployment on a web server. It
also be used as a stand-alone utility to generate map images. Click here
browse the image gallery, or click here to run on-line GIS demos.
The GLG Map Server complies with the OpenGIS standard and is optimized for run-time performance. It supports rendering of millions of points, both raster, vector and elevation data, rectangular and orthographic projections, unlimited layering, full alpha-blending, transparency and dynamic attribute thresholding. The map server is optimized for displaying maps of both the whole globe and small regions, supports hierarchical tiling, tile cache and automatic layers selection based on zoom thresholds. It also provides support for elevation data and queries of elevation at particular lat/lon location. Click here for more information.
The GLG Graphics Builder provided with the Community Edition of the GLG Toolkit may be used as a fast prototyping tool for the Community Edition of the GLG Map Server. You may download the Community Edition of the Toolkit and use its Graphics Builder as a GIS Viewer to test and debug the map server setup interactively. Click here for the instruction on how to use the Graphics Builder for such prototyping.
The map server library is also available for embedded ARM devices, including the Beagle Bone and Raspberry Pi boards. The library supports all map server features and makes it possible to deploy a GIS application on a stand-alone embedded system.
If you use the GLG Map Server and want your URL listed on our web site, send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have questions about the community edition, send us an email and we'll respond as soon as we can.
Information and Download links:
Includes the following components:
Click here for information on what is included in the download and installation instructions.
Click here to download the Community Edition and the GLG Map Server.
This is a minimal download for the GLG Map Server which includes only the following components:
GLG Map Server Documentation: