[OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support

2010-09-03 Thread Sebastian E. Ovide
Hi Guys, I generalize here a question that I have posted in the Mapserver-user mailing list, as it concerns the whole OSGeo world and not only MapServer. Some companies choose commercial software such as Oracle MapViewer, Oracle Spatial etc.. because they offer the security of commercial

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support

2010-09-03 Thread Giovanni Manghi
Are you guys aware of companies that provide commercial support for OSGeo ? http://www.osgeo.org/search_profile cheers -- Giovanni -- ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/discuss

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support

2010-09-03 Thread Noli Sicad
Sebastian, Opengeo is one of the OSGeo businesses that offers support and product. http://opengeo.org/ Noli ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/discuss

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support

2010-09-03 Thread Alvaro Anguix
gvSIG Association: http://www.gvsig.com/welcome Alvaro On 03/09/10 11:56, Noli Sicad wrote: Sebastian, Opengeo is one of the OSGeo businesses that offers support and product. http://opengeo.org/ Noli ___ Discuss mailing list

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support

2010-09-03 Thread Giovanni Manghi
On Fri, 2010-09-03 at 12:08 +0200, Alvaro Anguix wrote: gvSIG Association http://www.qgis.org/en/commercial-support.html -- Giovanni -- ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/discuss

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support

2010-09-03 Thread Chris Puttick
Well, while we're mentioning specific companies... OA Digital (http://oadigital.net) provides assistance and support on a wide range of OSGeo solution components. Even support for solutions still encumbered with legacy stuff. Actually a Google search in your native language or with your

[OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support (Sebastian E. Ovide)

2010-09-03 Thread karsten vennemann
Sure check out for example http://www.osgeo.org/search_profile Cheers Karsten ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/discuss

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support

2010-09-03 Thread Paolo Cavallini
Il 03/09/2010 11:49, Sebastian E. Ovide ha scritto: Are you guys aware of companies that provide commercial support for OSGeo ? Hi all. To me, this means our marketing could be improved, raising the visibility of the commercial support page. All the best. -- Paolo Cavallini:

[OSGeo-Discuss] Video DVD for OSGeo-Live 4.0, the best of GeoSpatial OpenSource

2010-09-03 Thread Cameron Shorter
Version 4.0 of the OSGeo Live GIS software collection has been released, along with a teaser 25 minute video describing the 42 contributing GeoSpatial Open Source applications. Jody Garnett will be providing a much better, more detailed, 90 minute presentation at the start of FOSS4G next

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support

2010-09-03 Thread Sebastian E. Ovide
http://www.osgeo.org/search_profile Thanks for that guys. That is exactly what I was looking for. -- Sebastian E. Ovide ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/discuss

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support (Company profile improvement options)

2010-09-03 Thread Bob Basques
All, I know this has to be created and managed somehow, but here are some ideas on this: * Could there be some way of collecting business information related to not only OpenSource software but also a means for companies to describe themselves in their own words, even as it pertains

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support (Company profile improvement options)

2010-09-03 Thread Frank Warmerdam
Bob Basques wrote: All, I know this has to be created and managed somehow, but here are some ideas on this: * Could there be some way of collecting business information related to not only OpenSource software but also a means for companies to describe themselves in their

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support (Company profile improvement options)

2010-09-03 Thread Bob Basques
Frank, But the existing system doesn't get to the questions I've seen in this thread, namely, about searching for companies with mixed capabilities (open and proprietary) experience. I also see it as expanding on what's there already, not overly complicating it. bobb On 9/3/2010 11:59

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support (Company profile improvement options)

2010-09-03 Thread Bob Basques
All, Replying to my own posting to make an addition. There is still no indication on the front page about (commercial) Support providers. Should there be some link on the front page about who (can) support the OSGEO projects? seems like a link to the Providor page should be included at the

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support (Company profile improvement options)

2010-09-03 Thread Bob Basques
All, Oops . . . Oh, dopey me, I searched for Support, when I should have searched for Service on the front page. disregard previous. bobb On 9/3/2010 1:02 PM, Bob Basques wrote: Frank, But the existing system doesn't get to the questions I've seen in this thread, namely, about

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support (Company profile improvement options)

2010-09-03 Thread Alex Mandel
Bobb, The Marketing Committee has been working on a planned overhaul of the homepage(Landing Page). Here's a preview of the idea http://svn.osgeo.org/osgeo/marketing/website/design/draft2a.jpg I'll note the link in question is right in the middle of the page. For the details you'll need to trawl

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support (Company profile improvement options)

2010-09-03 Thread Alex Mandel
That is indeed tricky. Since support includes both community and paid but support is the more likely term used in searching we might need to rethink the navigation strategy to have a page specific to Support that mentions both and links to the service providers and the other forms of support.

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Commercial support (Company profile improvement options)

2010-09-03 Thread Bob Basques
All, That's definitely a new look and much easier to navigate (real quickly) by eye. bobb Alex Mandel tech_...@wildintellect.com 09/03/10 1:27 PM Bobb, The Marketing Committee has been working on a planned overhaul of the homepage(Landing Page). Here's a preview of the idea

[OSGeo-Discuss] Re: OSGeo Board Election 2010 Results

2010-09-03 Thread Tim Schaub
All- I'm excited to start serving as a new board member. Thanks for the votes. Current members- Are there any details new members should know? I've just put in a subscription request for the Board list (http://lists.osgeo.org/pipermail/board/). Looks like that is pending approval. I've

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Re: OSGeo Board Election 2010 Results

2010-09-03 Thread Tyler Mitchell
Hi Tim, I'm sure we'll talk lots more about your questions shortly but a couple things while I have a few minutes... I don't recall the board list requiring approval. Note there are a couple other lists with the term 'board' in them I think, maybe you chose to join one lof those accidentally.