Functionalities

Sources

icone-module-carte Map: Points to the base map to work with
 Data: Points to the source of your data (xls, txt, ODBC)
icone-display2 Display : Displays the result on your screen

Representation

icone-module-symbolesproportionnelsetqualitatifs Symbols * : Displays absolute values with symbols
icone-module-symbolesproportionnelsetqualitatifs Qualitative Symbols : Differenciate categories with distinctive symbols
icone-module-remplissage Filling/shaded areas * : Manage the colour palette that corresponds to the classes created by quantification
icone-module-secteurs Pies: Creates a pie which shares represent a part of a percentage
icone-module-portions Portions: Creates a pie which shares represent absolute values
icone-module-histogrammes Bar chart : Displays coherent statistical data sets. Most commonly used for timed data
icone-module-flux Flows: Displays « Origin -> Destination» matrix data
icone-module Anamorphosis : Deforms the map according to the data entered
icone-elevation Elevation/3D : Used with Grid, it elevates the squares according to the data entered
icone-vecteurs Vectors: Displays matrix data
icone-sea-urchins Sea urchins: Links geographical areas by a segment
icone-module-valeurs Values: Displays labels on the map
icone-module Background image: Allows the use of georeferenced images behind the main base map
icone-point-cloud Point cloud: Randomly distributes points using map IDs
icone-module-contours Outlines * : Draws the borders of all the base maps entered in the organigram

Optimization modules

icone-module-opt1 Setting-up simulation : Simulates a set up according to the data entered
icone-potential-analysis Potential analysis : Targets areas that are more likely to welcome an activity according the data combined
icone-module-opt1 Catchment and cannibalisation areas : Calculates the cannibalisation were several catchment areas interconnect

Operators

 Quantification * : Creates ensembles of values that look alike
icone-module-fusion Fusion: Creates new geographical entities by merging entities of the same classe or with the same quality
 Agregation: Calculates the sum of a data from a detailled outcut to a larger outcut (e.g. from zip codes to counties)
icone-module-sectorisationautomatique Sectorization : Creates areas with the same weight
icone-module-polarisation Polarization: Mesures the force of attraction generated by poles according to their weight (population for cities, commercial size for outlets, etc.)
icone-module-filtre Filter: Selects data according to criterias
icone-module-grille2 Grid: Allows to avoid working with administrative borders by creating a grid that will spread values in a more even way
 Pole selection: Selects entities on the map. Used for polarization or sectorization
icone-module-ACP Principal Component Analysis (PCA) : Summarizes and hierarchizes the information contained in a matrix
icone-module-AFC Correspondance Analysis (CA) : Summarizes and hierarchizes the information contained in a matrix
icone-module-CAH Ascending Hierarchical Classification (AHC): Enables an automatic classification of geographical entities to be obtained as a function of a number of statistical data items
icone-module-berlin Bertin matrix : Classifies the entities of a map as a function of several criteria, in accordance with the visual method of J.Bertin
icone-module-distanceminimum Minimum distance: Calculates the flying distances between entities in the Target map and entities in the Operator map
icone-module-gagnant The Winner: Find the biggest value among several continuous data
icone-module-intersection Intersection: Selects entities of a base map crossed by entities of another selected base map, such as roads
icone-module-isoline Isolines: Creates level lines from a point map or a group of polygons
icone-module-longueur Length: Calculates the length of each line, and the perimeter of each surface
icone-module-operateurmatriciel Matrix operator : Balances data sets
 Regression: Estimates if one phenomenon can explain another phenomenon
icone-module-boitesetmoustaches Box and whiskers : Displays the statistical information of a data
icone-module-diagrammetriangulaire Triangular diagram : Compares three complementary data sets to visualize their relations
icone-module-inclusionexclusion Inclusion / exclusion: Selects geographical entities whether they are inside or outside a determined area
icone-module-union Union: Applies the same processing to distinctive base maps
icone-module-calculation Calculation: Carries out the operation described by the formula entered by the user
icone-module-surface Surface: Calculates the area of each polygone of the base map, in the scale use by this map (m or km)
icone-module-distance-oiseau Flying distance : computes the distances between every object in the map
icone-module-colouring Colouring : Fills every polygon with a colour different from any adjacent polygon