There are 2 Ways to Get Going with GeoMOOSE


1. Takeoff On Your Own

Click the button below to go to the GeoMOOSE download page

Quick Start Guides are available here, and

Documentation is available here


2. Get Some Nurturing

Naturally, as the host of this website, SharedGeo thinks it is the best possible solution for nurturing new users of GeoMOOSE.  After all, our developers were right there at the very beginning and have been deeply involved in every code upgrade since. Thus, by selecting them to nurture your start up, you'll have a no-hassle, great-start launch point that leverages their many years of GeoMOOSE experience so things run flawlessly from day one.

But, let's face it. There are other vendors who will know how to install GeoMOOSE and get you up and running. Find some of them on the list below.

GeoMOOSE Sponsors and Business Partners

The following organizations have freely contributed their time, expertise and money to develop GeoMOOSE:

SharedGeo - Sponsor

SharedGeo, founded in 2008, is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization based in St. Paul, Minnesota. SharedGeo was created to help public and private entities use mapping technologies and share geographical data for the public good. They achieve this goal by providing technical expertise, research, education, grants, and products to the entities they work with. SharedGeo is home to architects of GeoMOOSE and is currently the software's lead sponsor.

Location: St. Paul, MN
Service Area: USA
GeoMOOSE Services: Code development, local install, training, SaaS

dbSpatial LLC - Sponsor

dbSpatial is an independent consulting firm providing services that focus on the use of geospatial open source software. dbSpatial provides development, support and training for large data processing, spatial databases, data catalogs, and web-based applications.

Location: Minneapolis, MN
Service Area: USA
GeoMOOSE Services: Code development, local install, training, SaaS



GeoAnalytic is a web mapping development company located in western Canada. They specialize in creation of internet maps using GeoMOOSE and other Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) products.

Location: Calgary, AB
Service Area: Canada
GeoMOOSE Services: Local install, SaaS


Houston Engineering

Local and national clients alike seek Houston Engineering, Inc.'s (HEI) creative and lasting solutions in the areas of water resources, environmental issues, water supply, municipal, transportation, surveying, land and site development, waste management, urban planning, GIS, and web/mobile technology.

Location: Maple Grove, MN
Service Area: USA
GeoMOOSE Services: Local install, SaaS

Open Source Geospatial Foundation - Sponsor

The Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo) is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to foster global adoption of open geospatial technology by being an inclusive software foundation devoted to an open philosophy and participatory community driven development.

The foundation provides financial, organizational and legal support to the broader open source geospatial community. It also serves as an independent legal entity to which community members can contribute code, funding and other resources, secure in the knowledge that their contributions will be maintained for public benefit. OSGeo also serves as an outreach and advocacy organization for the open source geospatial community, and provides a common forum and shared infrastructure for improving cross-project collaboration.

The foundation's projects are all freely available and useable under an Open Source Initiative certified open source license.

OSGeo has US 501(c)(4) legal status as a not-for-profit organization.

Location: Wilmington, DE
Service Area: Worldwide
GeoMOOSE Services: No formal services, administrative support to project only


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