Q: What Spatial data formats are supported by MapMatrix Server?
A: The MapMatrix Server Architecture uses a plug-in approach to supporting spatial
data formats. Our plug-in specifications are open to the public, this makes it possible
for developers to add support for unlimited formats. The current version of MapMatrix
Server includes a free plug-in for the ShapeFile format, others are available for
common data formats, such as SDE, MapInfo, and others.
Q: What database formats are supported for attribute data?
A: MapMatrix Server supports any data source that has an OLEDB driver. In addition
to OLEDB support, MapMatrix Server provides native support for Microsoft SQLServer
and Oracle relational databases.
Q: Is any additional software (ArcIMS, ArcInfo, MapObjects, etc...)
required to use MapMatrix?
A: No, MapMatrix is a stand alone client-server solution and does not require you
to license additional software from other vendors.
Q: Does MapMatrix SDK include tools for creating and editing spatial
data files or attribute data?
A: No. You can use your choice of third-party tools to create and edit spatial data
and attribute files.
Q: What raster formats does MapMatrix Server Support?
A: Currently MapMatrix Server supports: MrSID, TIFF, JPEG, GIG, BMP, EXIF, PNG,