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Open Source GeoServer Alternatives

The best open source alternative to GeoServer is GRASS GIS. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to GeoServer and seven of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to GeoServer are SAGA GIS, Mapserver, Map3 and Mapnik.

GeoServer alternatives are mainly Map Services but may also be GIS Software. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of GeoServer.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows

The reference implementation of the Open Geospatial Consortiums WFS and WMS services, GeoServer is a full featured open...

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    GRASS GIS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    GRASS GIS (Geographic Resources Analysis Support System) is an open source, free software (FOSS) Geographical Information System (GIS) with raster, topological, vector, image processing, and visualization functionality.

    Attribute table manager under the Tcl/Tk GUI
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    SAGA GIS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    SAGA - System for Automated Geoscientific Analyses - is a Geographic Information System (GIS) software with immense capabilities for geodata processing and analysis.

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    Mapserver

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    MapServer is an Open Source platform for publishing spatial data and interactive mapping applications to the web.

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    Map3

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux

    Map3 is a decentralised map network that is impartial, secure and extremely robust. It is free from control, free to participate, free base map. It is built to be governed by the Map3 community where individuals and organisations can host Map3 nodes.

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    Mapnik

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Mapnik is a Free Toolkit for developing mapping applications. Above all Mapnik is about making beautiful maps. It is easily extensible and suitable for both desktop and web development. - C++/Python GIS toolkit

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    uDig

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    uDig is a GIS software program produced by a community led by Canadian-based consulting company Refractions Research. It is based on the Eclipse platform and features full layered open source GIS. It is written in Java and released under GNU Lesser General Public License.

    Taaka, developed using uDig by Arbonaut for Finnish Forest and Park Services
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    ESRI Geoportal Server

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online

    Esri Geoportal Server is a free, open source product that enables discovery and use of geospatial resources including datasets, rasters, and Web services.

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