Visualize DB2 spatial data in Web applications

Using PHP and SVG to generate Web sites representing spatial data

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Knut Stolze

Date archived: May 16, 2019 | First published: November 15, 2007

Visualizing spatial data is important when working with 2D or 3D objects, especially if this data is managed inside a database and you need dedicated tools to access the spatial information and prepare it for your users. This article illustrates how to exploit scalable vector graphics (SVG) for such tasks. It demonstrates how to convert your spatial data stored in IBM® DB2® for Linux®, UNIX®, Windows® or DB2 for z/OS® to SVG and how to build web pages with that technique.

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