Replace the Shapefile, an Introduction to the GeoPackage

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This talk will provide an introduction to the OGC GeoPackage file format. It will discuss many of the advantages of the GeoPackage over the ubiquitous Shapefile for vector data as well as its use for storing raster data.

This talk will address compatibility of the GeoPackage with Open Source and Proprietary GIS solutions.

This talk will discuss how GeoPackage fits in with overlapping technologies SQLite, MBTiles, and Spatialite.

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Monday, May 14, 2018 - 17:15 to 17:50

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