CartoView Mapping in the Cloud


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CaroView for the Google cloud facilitates online map creation and publishing of geo-content from fusion tables and other online sources and services

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CartoView Mapping in the Cloud

  1. 1. CartoView<br />Cloud Edition<br />
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  3. 3. Geo-Data<br />Web Mapping for Everyone<br />fusion tables<br />Yelp<br />Mash-ups<br />Gowalla<br />flickr<br />YouTube<br />Wikipedia<br />foursquare<br />twitter<br />Arc<br />GIS<br />
  4. 4. Publish Your Custom Maps Online<br />Publish your custom web mapping application online<br />Publish your own geographic data <br />No programming required<br />Simple process any one can do it in few easy steps<br />Google App Engine<br />Minimum web site admin <br />No limits on scalability<br />No Hosting fees (within app engine free hosting limit)<br />No Credit Card required<br />
  5. 5. Technologies<br />Javascript (ExtJS library)<br />Google Maps API<br />Google Cloud – App Engine (Java)<br />Fusion Tables<br />Geo Social Mash-ups (Twitter, four square, Gowalla...)<br />Content Mash-ups (Fusion Tables,KML, GeoRSS, ArcGIS)<br />Many more mash-ups available with the default install<br />
  6. 6. Features<br />Easy to configure. All map configurations from the browser<br />Fast and simple setup, you can get your map online in minutes<br />Hosted on the Google cloud<br />Open source<br />Extensible framework<br />
  7. 7. Fusion Tables<br />Query your geo data using spatial queries<br />Renders geography features on Google Maps<br />Very simple to manage<br />Free<br />Data hosted on Google platform<br />No complex Database admin issues<br />
  8. 8. Deployment Process<br />Easy<br />Few simple steps and your web map is available to the public<br />
  9. 9. 10 Easy steps to publish your map online <br />
  10. 10. Step 1 - The java JRE is usually installed on all PCs. Check whether or not Java is installed on your PC type the following in the command prompt: java –version<br />If you do not see a version number please download and install the JRE<br />
  11. 11. Step2: You need to have a Google gmail account to manage the installation of CartoView for Cloudcreate a gmail account if you do not have onelogin to<br />
  12. 12. Step 3: Open and login using your gmail credentials<br />
  13. 13. Step 4: Create an application & choose an application identifier; This step is mandatory as this identifier will be used in deploying your applicationThe first time to create an application google will authorize through SMS, have your mobile phone ready.<br />
  14. 14. Step 5: Download the required components<br />Download GAE SDK<br />Download CartoView for App Engine <br />Unzip your downloads in any folder<br />For example<br />C:tmpcartoview<br />
  15. 15. Step 6:Use any text editor to open the file C:tmpcartoviewwarWEB-INFappengine-web.xml and enter the application identifier you createdbetween <application>my application id</application>and save this file<br />
  16. 16. Step 7:Execute the (appcfg.cmd for windows) passing it the source for “cartoview for cloud”Enter your Gmail credentials when promptedfrom the command prompt type:<br />cdC:tmpcartoview<br />In Mac and linux typeappengine-java-sdk-1.3.7/bin/ update cartoview_for_cloud/<br />In Windows<br />appengine-java-sdk-1.3.7/bin/appcfg.cmd update cartoview_for_cloud/<br />
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  18. 18. Step 8: Your application will be deployed on the cloud and notification will appear in the console when the deployment is completed<br />
  19. 19. Step 9: Configure your map - visithttp://<your app id> your password<br />
  20. 20. Step 10: Start Authoring Settings > Plugins to add your plugins to the mapPublish – after you are finished to make the map available on the web<br />