Mgr. Petr Přidal - Klokan
CZECH TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY IN PRAGUE MASARYK UNIVERSITY
Geodesy & Cartography Applied Informatics
MAP PUBLISHING A LA GOOGLE MAPS
Moravian Library Brno: OldMapsOnline.org
R&D grant of the Czech Ministry of Culture (DC08P02OUK006)
European Library Automation Group: ELAG 2009
Bratislava, Slovakia - 22 – 24 April 2009
MAPTILER - WHAT IS IT?
• MapTiler is an easy to use graphical application for
online map publishing
• You need to georeference your scanned maps! Usually in
GIS software (ESRI ArcGIS, MapInfo, ... Grass, QGis, ...)
• MapTiler can transform coordinate systems and
correctly warp existing map projections
• A simple web viewer (OpenLayers, Google Maps API) and
KML ﬁles (Google Earth, indexing) are directly generated
• Standards: OSGEO TMS + OGC WMTS, WMS by proxy
Who are users of MapTiler / GDAL2Tiles?
National Library of Scotland, NOAA, BRGM, US Forest Survey, ...
Companies from: USA (including Google Inc.), New Zealand, Italy, France, UK, Chile...
MapTiler development was supported by:
Google Inc. : Summer of code 2007, 2008
NIC.CZ: VIP competition
BRGM (Bureau des Recherches Geologiques et Minières)
Thanks to Czech Technical University in Prague - prof. Veverka
MAPTILER - MAP TILE MASHUPS
Available for download for free NOW!
Standard Windows installer (setup.exe).
User support in the user group with archive and fulltext search.
Possible commercial support, automation and customization for your project.