Tools

This section contains an inventory of useful tools for the INSPIRE implementation. They can range from desktop/server software, libraries, plugins, online services and many more technical products and solutions that help people to share INSPIRE data, metadata and services.

  • If you are a solution provider you can use this space to showcase your product by adding it to the catalogue or by claiming an existing record that you can then directly manage to highlight particular features for INSPIRE implementation.
  • If you are an implementer or an application developer you can also contribute to the catalogue by adding examples of tools that have not yet been registered but that you have used in either your implementation or developments.

The commenting option can be useful to also raise awareness about issues or needs … that could also lead to development opportunities…

 

Tool name Scope Platform License Type
Proj.4/Proj4J Geospatial Libraries Desktop Open Source
pycsw Metadata management, Web Servers Server Open Source
PySAL Geospatial Libraries, Spatial Tools Desktop Open Source
PyWPS Web Servers Server Open Source
QGIS GIS Desktop Open Source
QGIS for Android GIS Mobile Open Source
QGIS Metasearch plug-in Metadata management, Spatial Tools Desktop Open Source
QGIS Server Web Servers Server Open Source
QGIS WFS 2.0 Client plugin plug-in GIS, Spatial Tools Desktop Open Source
QSphere plug-in Metadata management, Spatial Tools Desktop Open Source
R ArcGIS Bridge plug-in Domain Specific GIS, Geospatial Libraries, Spatial Tools Desktop Open Source
R for Spatial Data plug-in Geospatial Libraries Desktop Open Source
R for Spatio-Temporal Data plug-in Geospatial Libraries Open Source
R Project Other Desktop Open Source
Rasdaman Data Stores, Web Servers Server Open Source
Re3gistry Metadata management, Other Server Open Source
SAGA GIS GIS Desktop Open Source
Sahana Eden Domain Specific GIS Server Open Source
SEC4QGIS Plugin for QGIS plug-in Spatial Tools Desktop Open Source
security.manager Other, Web Servers Service Proprietary
SensLog Data Stores, Spatial Tools, Web Servers Server Open Source
service.monitor Other Service Proprietary
SEXTANTE Geoprocessing Platform plug-in Spatial Tools Desktop Open Source
ShapeChange ETL Desktop Open Source
Shibboleth Other, Web Servers Server Open Source
SiteScope Other, Web Servers Server, Service Unknown
smart.finder plug-in Metadata management, Spatial Tools Proprietary
SmartMet Server Web Servers Open Source
SOS4R plug-in Geospatial Libraries, Spatial Tools Desktop Unknown
SpatialHadoop plug-in Spatial Tools Server Open Source