Towards Location Intelligence: Open Data and the QGIS CKAN Browser plugin

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1.0 Purpose

2.0 QGIS — Open Source GIS

3.0 The CKAN QGIS Plugin

3.1 Installing the Open Data CKAN Browser Plugin

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Figure 1: QGIS plugins settings
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Figure 2: Search of CKAN Browser plugin within QGIS
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Figure 3: Install plugin from zip file within QGIS

3.2 Configuring the CKAN Browser Plugin

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Figure 4: Accessing the CKAN Browser plugin
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Figure 5: Identifying the plugin cache directory
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Figure 6: CKAN Browser
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Figure 7: CKAN Server connection
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Figure 8: Identifying the CKAN instance to connect to

3.3 Accessing Open Data

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Figure 9: Selecting and loading data
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Figure 10: Data loaded into QGIS
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Figure 11: Multiple data source loaded into QGIS

4.0 Resources

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