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Python Geospatial Development - Second Edition by Erik Westra

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Geospatial development

The term "geospatial" refers to information that is located on the earth's surface using coordinates. This can include, for example, the position of a cell phone tower, the shape of a road, or the outline of a country:

Geospatial development

Geospatial data often associates some piece of information with a particular location. For example, the following is an interactive map from the http://www.bbc.co.uk/ website, showing the percentage of people in each country with access to the Internet in 2008:

Geospatial development

Geospatial development is the process of writing computer ...

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