Open-Source Web-GIS Applications

Open-Source Web-GIS Applications

You want to know which Open-Source Web-GIS applications are used to share geospatial data over the Internet?

Web-GIS applications


GeoServer is an open source server for sharing geospatial data.


deegree is an open source software for geodata infrastructures and the geospatial web.


FeatureServer is an implementation of a RESTful Geographic Feature Service.

MapGuide Open Source

MapGuide Open Source is a web-based platform that enables users to develop and deploy web mapping applications and geospatial services.


MapServer is an open-source platform for publishing geodata and interactive map applications on the web.

Javascript libraries


OpenLayers is a JavaScript library that enables geospatial data to be displayed in the web browser. OpenLayers is a programming interface that allows client-side development independent of the server.


Leaflet is a free JavaScript library that can be used to create Web-GIS applications. The library uses HTML5, CSS3 and therefore supports most browsers.

First published August 30, 2020

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