This tutorial is a continuation of the Introductory tutorial on the installation of PostgreSQL / PostGIS and it will show how to create databases in using the graphical user interface pgAdmin III. Right click on the Database as shown and select New Database. Under the Properties tab, put the Name of database and its owner.
Introduction A database is a collection of information that is organized so that it can be easily accessed, managed and updated [Wikipedia]. For instance a database can be created to house all the data of patients visiting a hospital every day. Such data may include: the name of patient, time of visit, gender, age and
What is web mapping? The maps made using GIS software such as QGIS and ArcGIS are used for visualization purposes and consequently to make an informed decision based on the property being mapped. For instance, spatial data such as soil samples may be collected from the field, then mapped on a GIS software. The maps