FOSS4G Nashville Nov 30-Dec 2nd 2022

FOSS4G Nashville Nov 30-Dec 2nd 2022

It’s happening. The big plan for the FOSS4G style meetings I’ve held around here has been “grow this beyond me”. At the TN GIS conference this year I was approached by Two people from Vanderbilt and this now gets a little bit bigger and better....

Supporting the Folk

Ever since taking the dive into FOSS4G (Free and Open Source Software for Geo) I’ve always wondered “Can I do support?” and if you’ve remotely followed the business you’ve seen me float out different ideas for software support and mostly...

Dockering with Docker

It’s been a while since I posted anything mostly because I have no clue what to talk about these days. I’ve been working away on the Tn Address Server and one thing I wanted to do is to get it working in docker. Which – many of you are probably going...
TN NG-911  Server

TN NG-911 Server

Last year I had the chance to work with Henry County TN’s 911 group on a software migration project. I moved the organization off a basic commercial GIS product to an open source enterprise server. Overall it was a great project with a defined end goal and a lot...
PostgreSQL Hack

PostgreSQL Hack

Many of you will look and go “OMG – Randy has a new hack for a database”. No – Randy is a hack at databases. So about 4 or 5 years ago I was dropped into the idea of databases. I was working a job several thousands miles to the south and life...