Camptocamp – Training

OpenLayers: advanced features

This session will introduce you to the power of the OpenLayers framework, will help you to have a clear vision of the low-level architecture of the code and to develop your own functional extensions.

Since the 2006 FOSS4G conference, Camptocamp has been particularly involved in the OpenLayers project. This session will be provided by one of our  OpenLayers core-developer .


  • Understand low-level OpenLayers architecture
  • Learn to implement the features of vector publishing
  • Be able to develop new features


  • 2 days

Targeted audience

  • Web developers


  • Good level in Javascript development
  • Good knowledge of the OpenLayers features


  • Low-level OpenLayers architecture
    • Presentation of prototypes
    • Organization of components
    • Build script use
  • News on OpenLayers
    • Roadmap
    • Sandboxes
  • Manipulation of vectorial data
    • Presentation of Protocol, Format and Strategy objects
    • Activation of vectorial drawing features
    • Symbology and management of the feature style (SLD)
    • Implementation of editing features with MapFish server
  • Development of new components
    • Case illustrations
  • Development methods
    • Advanced use of Firebug
    • Cross-browse portability


  • Upon request


  • Upon request
  • Tax exempt of training is part of convention

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