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Advanced PostGIS Training


Tuesday, March 5, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM (EST)

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Learn how to manage data with PostGIS, the spatial extension to the PostgreSQL database. Working knowledge of GIS concepts and comfort with the command line is required.

Topics to include*:

Administrative Topics

  • Schemas
  • User roles and permissions
  • Backup and restore strategies
  • Disaster recovery (point-in-time recovery)
  • Warm standby servers, log shipping
  • Upgrades, legacy function issues
  • Index clustering and performance tuning
  • Parallel query with Stado
  • Horizontal scaling with pgpool

User Topics

  • Linear referencing
  • && and index-only queries, query plans
  • Triggers and rules
  • Building GPS tracks automatically
  • Versioning and history tracking
  • Range types
  • Full-text searching
  • Building an autofill form field with spatial logic

PostGIS 2.0 topics

  • &&& and n-dimensional querying
  • K-nearest-neighbor queries
  • Raster data type
  • Topology schemas

*Not all topics guarenteed to be covered. Time will be limited to three hours.

Have questions about Advanced PostGIS Training? Contact Boundless




The future of OpenGeo is Boundless. 

Boundless is the world leader in developing and maintaining open source geospatial software.

We use a community-led, spatial IT based approach to build software that helps organizations manage geospatial data on the web. Our software and maintenance agreements, which include support and professional services, provide a lower cost, more flexible and modern alternative to the geospatial industry’s existing proprietary and closed source model.

We ensure that the geospatial community reaps the tremendous benefits of open source. Because we believe that the future of geospatial is not just open. It is Boundless.

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