ST. LOUIS, Sept. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Boundless, the leader in open and scalable GIS, today announced the launch of
Boundless Learning, an intuitive platform where users can browse and search a wide array of both elearning and private instructor-led training courses on Boundless products including
Boundless Exchange and
Boundless Desktop, as well as open source tools such as PostGIS and OpenLayers.
Boundless Learning is the one-stop shop for all open GIS learning needs. With more than 60 elearning courses on Boundless products and open source tools, the Boundless Learning platform delivers the next generation of open GIS content directly to the Boundless community, in an intuitive and fluid experience.
Key advantages of elearning courses:
- Designed to be the right length for “just-in-time” learning needs
- Sample free elearning courses, shop a la carte and buy a course at a time or subscribe and take as many as you like on demand, as well as have access to the newest additions
- Track progress and save certificates of completion
- All elearning courses include lesson instructions with screenshots, data, and videos
Additionally, Boundless Learning delivers three new private instructor-led trainings on Boundless products and open source tools: Introduction to PostGIS, Boundless Server Essentials and Introduction to Boundless Desktop Powered by QGIS. Expert-level instructors will deliver two or four days of training through a mix of short lectures, demonstrations, exercises and challenges.
Key advantages of instructor-led trainings:
- Personalized learning brings the experts to the users
- Real-time interaction and instructor feedback for a hands-on experience in the customers’ native environment
- Low fixed costs include course workbook, data, and system setup
- Flexible training open to anyone interested in learning more about Boundless and open source in general
“Boundless is dedicated to developing the best, most accessible tools for the GIS community and the enterprise,” said Christina Hupy, Director of Education and Training at Boundless. “With the introduction of Boundless Learning, we are continuing to empower users with the resources to ensure long term success in a low cost manner so customers can focus on scaling their business.”
For more information about Boundless Learning, please visit: http://learn.boundlessgeo.com/
Boundless delivers innovative GIS solutions through a unique combination of technology, products, and expertise, giving enterprises deeper intelligence and insights into their location-based data. Boundless solutions are built on open GIS technology and APIs that generate actionable location intelligence across third-party apps, content services, and plugins for enterprise applications.
Boundless is the leader in open, scalable enterprise-grade GIS software. Boundless empowers state and local governments, federal agencies and commercial enterprises to control the development of their GIS ecosystems and unlock the value of their location-based data to make better decisions, answer location intelligence questions and more fully understand their world. The experts at Boundless reduce the cost and time of deploying, managing and enriching the use of geospatial software with scalable, fully managed, cloud-hosted GIS solutions – including Server™, Exchange™, AnywhereTM, Offline Tile ServerTM, Desktop™, and Connect™. Learn more at boundlessgeo.com. Follow Boundless @boundlessgeo.
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