LuciadRIA Documentation overview

Overview of the available documentation, grouped per functionality.


Getting Started

Installation

Finish your installation and set up your IDE to start developing.

Main features and benefits

Overview of main features and benefits of LuciadRIA.

Basic application

Write your first basic LuciadRIA application.

User Guides

End user guides for elaborate demo or sample applications.

Product reference information

Discover the data types supported in LuciadRIA and LuciadRIA tier information.

Migrating to V2020.0

Overview of upgrade considerations

Integration

Learn how to integrate LuciadRIA in your application.

Architecture

Core concepts

Find out how the API supports the development of a Model-View-Controller (MVC) application, and how to approach models, views, and layers starting from those MVC principles.

Performance guidelines

Boost LuciadRIA performance.

Deployment

Learn how to deploy a LuciadRIA based application.

Models

Handling feature data

How to work with feature (vector) data.

Handling raster data

How to work with raster data.

Handling elevation data

How to work with elevation data.

Model references

All about georeferencing your data.

Map visualization

Working with the map

Set up and customize the LuciadRIA map or view.

Visualizing vector data

Learn how to display, style and label feature data.

Visualizing raster data

Learn how to display and style raster data.

Visualizing a grid

Add a grid to the view.

Interacting with the view

Learn how to use controllers to navigate, select, edit, create and measure on the view.

Geodesy and Geometry

Geometry

Perform constructive geometric calculations on shapes, using the ria-geometry npm package.

Military Symbology

Military symbology

Create and visualize data using the MIL-STD 2525b, MIL-STD 2525c, APP-6A, APP-6B or APP-6C military standards, from the ria-milsym NPM package.

OGC Standards

OGC SLD Styling

Use OGC SLD Symbology Encoding to style your data.

Big Data

Large feature data sets on a LuciadRIA map

Learn how to visualize large feature data sets on a LuciadRIA map.

Data Formats

Bing Maps

Integration of the Microsoft Bing Maps imagery service into LuciadRIA.

Fusion client (LTS)

Visualize elevation and imagery data preprocessed with LuciadFusion.

GeoJSON

Decode and visualize data in the GeoJSON format (*.json, *.geojson).

glTF

Decode and visualize 3D meshes in the glTF format.

GML

Decode and visualize data in the GML Geography Markup Language format.

Google Maps

Integration of the Google (Static) Maps API image service into LuciadRIA.

HSPC

Load and visualize point clouds in the Hexagon Smart Point Cloud (HSPC) format.

KML

Geospatial data encoded in the Keyhole Markup Language (KML) which is the Google Earth format.

OGC 3D Tiles

Point Cloud data (PNTS) and Reality meshes (the B3DM or Batched 3D Model format) served using the OGC 3D Tiles protocol.

OGC WFS

Connect with an OGC Web Feature Service (WFS).

OGC WMS

Connect with an OGC Web Map Service (WMS).

OGC WMTS

Connect with an OGC Web Map Tile Service (WMTS).