Creating a Map

Creating a Map

This course will demonstrate how to create a map using Boundless Exchange

Course Overview

Creating a Map

This course will demonstrate how to create a map using Boundless Exchange. Maps are comprised of various layers and their styles. Layers are available as local layers, or they can be remote layers, served from other web servers. Exchange maps can be manipulated via map zoom and extent, layer ordering, and viewing attributes.

In order to complete this course, you must have a fully configured Exchange instance. The data used within this course has been created specifically for training purposes. Your data sets and maps will be different from the course, but you should be able to follow along easily. If you are interested in obtaining your own instance of Exchange, please contact Boundless here.

Experience Level:

Basic

Skills Covered:

  • Create a new map
  • Add basemaps
  • Set a thumbnail
  • Change permissions

 

Lessons30 min

  • Creating a Map
  • Course Survey

Course Overview

Creating a Map

This course will demonstrate how to create a map using Boundless Exchange. Maps are comprised of various layers and their styles. Layers are available as local layers, or they can be remote layers, served from other web servers. Exchange maps can be manipulated via map zoom and extent, layer ordering, and viewing attributes.

In order to complete this course, you must have a fully configured Exchange instance. The data used within this course has been created specifically for training purposes. Your data sets and maps will be different from the course, but you should be able to follow along easily. If you are interested in obtaining your own instance of Exchange, please contact Boundless here.

Experience Level:

Basic

Skills Covered:

  • Create a new map
  • Add basemaps
  • Set a thumbnail
  • Change permissions

 

Lessons30 min

  • Creating a Map
  • Course Survey