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Episode 54: Xarray-Spatial – Open Source Directions

In this episode, we were joined by Pablo Fuentes and Brendan Collins, who told us about the future of the Xarray-Spatial project. Xarray-Spatial implements common raster analysis functions using Numba and provides an easy-to-install, easy-to-extend codebase for raster analysis.

xarray-spatial grew out of the Datashader project, which provides fast rasterization of vector data (points, lines, polygons, meshes, and rasters) for use with xarray-spatial. xarray-spatial does not depend on GDAL / GEOS, which makes it fully extensible in Python but does limit the breadth of operations that can be covered.

xarray-spatial is meant to include the core raster-analysis functions needed for GIS developers / analysts, implemented independently of the non-Python geo stack.

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17/06/2021

11:00 pm

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