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  • Press Release 17

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     1= OSGeo-Live 4.5, the Open Source Geospatial DVD, released=
     328 March 2011
     5Version 4.5 of the OSGeo-Live GIS software collection has been released. OSGeo-Live is a self-contained bootable DVD, USB flash drive and Virtual Machine based upon Ubuntu Linux that is pre-configured with a wide variety of robust open source geospatial software. The applications can be trialled without installing anything on your computer, simply by booting the computer from the DVD or USB drive.
     8== Highlights==
     10* 45 Quality GeoSpatial Open Source applications installed and pre-configured
     11* Quality free world maps
     12* One page overviews and quick starts for all applications
     13* Overviews of key OGC standards
     14* Translations for Greek, German, Polish, Spanish and Japanese
     16== Packages==
     17* 52º North SOS (Sensor Observation Service) 3.1.1
     18* 52º North WPS (Web Processing Service) 2.0 RC6
     19* AtlasStyler (Feature Style Editor) 1.6
     20* deegree (Web Services) 2.3
     21* GDAL/OGR (GeoSpatial Data Translation Tools) 1.7.3
     22* GeoKettle (Business Intelligence) 3.2.0-20090609
     23* Geomajas (Browser GIS Client) 1.8
     24* GeoNetwork (Metadata Catalog) 2.6.3
     25* Geopublisher (Electronic Library Manager) 1.6
     26* GeoServer (Web Service) 2.1rc1
     27* GMT (Generic Mapping Tools) 4.5.1
     28* GpsDrive (GPS Navigation Software) 2.11
     29* GRASS GIS (Fully featured GIS) 6.4.0
     30* gvSIG Desktop (Desktop GIS) 1.10
     31* Kosmo Desktop (Desktop GIS) 2.0
     32* Mapbender (Geoportal Framework) 2.7
     33* MapFish (Web Mapping Framework) 2.0
     34* MapGuide Open Source (Web Service) 2.2.0
     35* Mapnik (Cartographic rendering engine) 0.7.0
     36* MapServer (Web Service) 5.6.6
     37* MapTiler (Tiled Map Publishing) 1.0beta2
     38* Marble (3D desktop globe) 0.9.5
     39* MB-System (Sea floor mapping) 5.2.1880
     40* OpenCPN (Marine GPS navigation) 2.3.1
     41* OpenJUMP GIS (Desktop GIS)
     42* OpenLayers (Browser GIS Client) 2.10
     43* osgEarth (Terrain rendering toolkit) 2.0
     44* OpenStreetMap (Tools for mapping the world) 3751
     45* OSSIM (Image Processing)  1.8.10
     46* OTB - ORFEO Toolbox Library (Image Processing) 3.8.0
     47* pgRouting (GIS Tools) 1.05
     48* PostGIS (Spatial Database) 1.5.2
     49* Prune (GPS Track Editing) 10-1 Lucid
     50* Quantum GIS (Desktop GIS) 1.6.0
     51* QGIS mapserver (Web Service) 1.6.0
     52* Rasdaman (Multi-Dimensional Raster Database) 8.1
     53* R Spatial (Statistical Programming) 2.12.1
     54* SAGA (Desktop GIS) 2.0.5
     55* Sahana (Disaster management) Eden 0.5.3
     56* SpatiaLite (Spatial Database) 2.4
     57* uDig (Desktop GIS) 1.2.0
     58* Ushahidi (Crowd Sourced Event Mapping) 2.0.1
     59* Viking (Manage and plot GPS data) 0.9.9
     60* ZOO Project (Web Processing Service) 1.2.0
     61* zyGrib (Weather forecasting)
     63== Credits ==
     64Over 60 people have directly helped with OSGeo-Live packaging, documenting and translating, and thousands have been involved in building the packaged software.
     66Packagers and documenters: Alan Boudreault, Alex Mandel, Alexandre Dube, Andrea Antonello, Anton Patrushev, Astrid Emde, Brian Hamlin, Bruno Binet, Cameron Shorter, Dane Springmeyer, Daniel Kastl, Eike Hinderk Jürrens, Eric Lemoine, Etienne Dube, Fran Boon, François Prunayre, Gavin Treadgold, Gérald Fenoy, Hamish Bowman,
     67Haruyuki Seki, Henry Addo, Ian Turton, Jody Garnett, Johan Van de Wauw, Jorge Sanz, Judit Mays, Klokan Petr Pridal, Kristof Lange, Lance McKee, Manuel Grizonnet, Mark Leslie, Massimo Di Stefano, Michael Owonibi,
     68Nathaniel V. Kelso, Pirmin Kalberer, Ricardo Pinho, Sergio Baños, Simon Pigot, Stefan A. Tzeggai, Stefan Hansen, Thierry Badard and Trevor Wekel
     70Translators: Aikaterini Kapsampeli, Angelos Tzotsos, Anne Ghisla, Argyros Argyridis, Astrid Emde, Christos Iossifidis, Daniel Kastl, Haruyuki Seki, Javier Sanchez, Jorge Sanz, Lars Lingner, Marco Puppin, Massimo Di Stefano,
     71Milena Nowotaska, Nobusuke Iwasaki, Otto Dassau, Ruth Schoenbuchner,
     72Thomas Baschetti, Valenty Gonzalez and Yoichi Kayama
     74== Sponsoring institutions:
     76LISAsoft provides sustaining resources and staff toward the management and packaging of software onto the Live DVD.
     78Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis provides hardware resources and development support to the OSGeo Live project.
     80The DebianGIS and UbuntuGIS teams provide and quality-assure many of the core packages.
     82The Australian Government's Office of Spatial Data Management sponsored reviews of software marketing documentation.
     84More details from the OSGeo-Live DVD sleeve here: [[Talk:Live_GIS_Disc_Press_Release_17]]