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Q: Software and data needed to create PDF Maps ( No Answer,   1 Comment )
Subject: Software and data needed to create PDF Maps
Category: Computers > Programming
Asked by: zipcode-ga
List Price: $25.00
Posted: 06 Nov 2006 13:17 PST
Expires: 06 Dec 2006 13:17 PST
Question ID: 780587
I'd like to be able to create and sell PDF formatted maps online. 
Users would select an area by zip code, county, state, or CBSA and a
map would be generated showing all zip codes in that area.  An example
of what I'm looking at is here: . 

I guess my question is - what software do I need and what data files
are needed to generate the maps?

Any help would be greatly appreciated.
There is no answer at this time.

Subject: Re: Software and data needed to create PDF Maps
From: jaybf-ga on 08 Nov 2006 20:00 PST
you would need mapping software primarily.  take a look at arcims
arcgis server from  As far as the customized maps go
you would need someone to write a webapplication to talk to the map
server to generate the images and create a pdf from that.

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