Manifold Alternatives

    Manifold is described as 'GIS is a combination of mapping, CAD, DBMS and image processing. The hallmark of GIS is the power of using a visual interface to view, grab, analyze, manipulate and transform data that would not be comprehensible in classic row and column DBMS text presentations' and is an app in the Travel & Location category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Manifold for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based, Mac and Android. The best alternative is QGIS, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Manifold are PostGIS (Free, Open Source), GRASS GIS (Free, Open Source), ArcGIS (Paid) and what3words (Free).

    This page was last updated Jun 27, 2020

    1. Maximize the use of your Excel spreadsheet data. Make mapping the easiest. Transform Excel data into visual analysis. We lead in data simplification and presentation. We are committed to deliver the tools needed to outpace competition.
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      • 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.
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    2. MapInfo Professional is a powerful, functionally rich desktop mapping application from Pitney Bowes MapInfo, designed to enable organisations to solve business problems that have a geographical element.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      Beautiful, User Friendly online mapping software that scales to big data.
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    3. Spatial Feature Server by MapET is an ESRI Geoservices REST Implementation and works with all ESRI Rest API's. The source of published data is the spatial extension of the major RDBMS, such Oracle, Microsoft SQLServer, MySQL, PostgreSQL.
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    4. Spotzi is an easy-to-use online GIS/data mapping platform for businesses/professionals you can try for FREE. With a short learning curve, people can immediately start with creating maps from data. Spotzi also has a datashop with readymade maps + data.
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    5. Business mapping software (geographic information system) that delivers affordable, easy-to-use, professional mapping tools for mapping in these sectors: franchising, health care, business, territories, site selection, sales, marketing, banking, more.
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      • Windows
      GeoMedia is a powerful, flexible GIS management platform that lets you aggregate data from a variety of sources and analyze them in unison to extract clear, actionable information.
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    6. Professional desktop GIS supporting most ArcGIS (and other) data formats, enterprise spatial databases, 5,000 pre-defined coordinate systems, and built-in scripting IDE for customization and feature extensions.
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    7. GeoSheets is a free add-on for Google Spreadsheets that makes it simple to do lightweight GIS tasks like geocoding, address normalization, distance calculations and creating customized and embeddable maps.
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