Developer Resources


Read about applications created by AGRC developers.

Online Base Maps

AGRC's online map services are available for use at no cost, fast, accurate, and beautiful.

Geospatial Widgets

AGRC’s javascript widgets allow developers to quickly add spatial functionality to their website for no cost.

Geospatial Web Services

AGRC’s Web API allow developers to access spatial data from their applications and websites for no cost.

Developer Team Blog

Read about work done by AGRC developers.

From the Developer Blog

  • Don't Make Users Think about Updating Software

    As software developers, we want the people who are using our software to enjoy not hate the experience. Developers strive to create a positive user experienc...

  • Cache-Breaking for Faster Web Application Updates

    When Production Is Broken, It Needs to Be Fixed Now! Recently, the URL changed for one of the map services we use in several of our applications. This came a...

  • Success with Serverless

    In this post, I’d like to share the success story of our recent testing of serverless computing. We’ve been having some issues with a print-proxy service, an...

  • Dumbing Down Terrain with Contour Polygons

    While technology advances towards products with greater resolution and accuracy, sometimes more data isn’t always better data. Sometimes, being able to see g...

  • The Evolution of a Python Script

    Python is a very approachable programming language and scripting in python is quick and powerful - Create a file, type some code, and a repeatable script is ...

  • FOSS4G 2017

    The 2017 International FOSS4G Conference (Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial) took place in Boston, MA with a record attendance of around 1500 atte...