Andrew Ayers [The Spatial Webist LLC]

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The Spatial Webist LLC
Technologist/Owner

Interests

Web GIS, Ruby on Rails, Erlang/OTP, Elixir, NoSQL, search technology, and programming languages and frameworks.

History

Member for
1 year 11 months

Bio

Andy is a 20-year veteran of open source software development, having worked across a variety of industries, including environmental science, telecommunications, direct marketing, travel, and social media. The majority of his geospatial work was done at Argonne National Laboratory where he focused on the integration of GIS and web technologies. Previous work was web- and communication centric at pioneering technology companies such as Orbitz, Ubiquiti Networks, and Neoglyphics. His passion is finding ways to use open source technology to advance the capabilities and effectiveness of GIS.