HyperCarte Web Application

HyperAtlas and HyperAdmin User's Manual

HyperCarte Research Group

Revision History
Revision 1.0.2 (svn rev 1088)2013-07-05 15:25:32
This document provides the minimum information about how to use Standard HyperAtlas and Standard HyperAdmin from the Standard HyperCarte Web Application version 1.0.2


This document provides the minimum information about how to use HyperAtlas and HyperAdmin from the HyperCarte Web Application version 1.0.2.

Table of Contents

1. Overview
I. Standard HyperCarte Web Application
2. All users
3. Registered users
II. Standard HyperAtlas
4. Standard HyperAtlas startup
5. Standard HyperAtlas input dataset
6. Overview
6.1. File menu
6.2. View menu
6.3. Tools menu
6.4. Session menu
6.5. Help menu
7. MTA parameters
7.1. An example of multiscalar typologies of regions
7.2. Setting the Study Area
7.3. Setting the indicators
7.4. Setting the contexts for deviations
7.5. The synthesis maps
7.5.1. Ternary synthesis map
7.5.2. Dual synthesis map
8. Tools
8.1. Review of available maps tabs
8.2. Appearances and functions of the mouse cursor
8.3. Legends, options and explanation tabs
8.4. Zoom
8.5. Report
9. Standard HyperAtlas Expert Mode
9.1. Lorenz curve and statistical indexes
9.2. Equi-repartition map
9.3. Boxplots chart
9.4. Spatial autocorrelation chart
III. HyperAdmin
10. Standard HyperAdmin Overview
11. Geometry input
11.1. The MID file
11.2. The MIF file
11.3. Layer of main cities
12. Structure/Contiguity input
12.1. Structure input
12.2. Contiguity input (optional)
13. Stocks input
13.1. HyperAdmin input data file format
13.1.1. About
13.1.2. Data
13.1.3. Default
13.1.4. Label
13.1.5. Metadata
13.1.6. Provider
13.1.7. RatioStock
13.1.8. StockInfo
14. Standard HyperAdmin build
A. Annex: when things go wrong...
A.1. Known bugs
A.1.1. HyperAtlas is frozen
A.1.2. Deviations maps update
A.1.3. Multiple boxes appear
B. Annex: acronyms
C. Annex: glossary
Some definitions
D. Annex: references
Some usefull links
E. HyperAtlas Application Terms and Conditions of Use
F. About

List of Figures

2.1. Standard HyperAtlas License
2.2. Dataset Page
2.3. Log in Page
2.4. Help
3.1. Registered status menu bar
3.2. Advanced status menu bar
3.3. Hyps upload form
4.1. Security Warning
4.2. Security Warning: More Information
4.3. Security Warning: Certificate Details
6.1. Standard HyperAtlas frame overview
6.2. Screenshot of the File menu
6.3. Screenshot of the View menu
6.4. Display submenu options: cities layer
6.5. Displayed cities
6.6. Screenshot of the Tools menu
6.7. Study area creation window
6.8. Study area creation success
6.9. Map of the new study area
6.10. Screenshot of the Session menu
6.11. Screenshot of the Help menu
7.1. Study area fields
7.2. Combination of study area and elementary zoning
7.3. Indicators box
7.4. Numerator, denominator and ratio tabs
7.5. Contexts box
7.6. Deviations maps tabs
7.7. Synthesis map options
7.8. Synthesis map tab
7.9. A deviations synthesis histogram for a regiion
7.10. Legend of the dual synthesis map
7.11. Dual synthesis map: red units
7.12. Dual synthesis map: blue units
7.13. Dual synthesis map: yellow units
7.14. Dual synthesis map: final typology
8.1. Details box for the synthesis map
8.2. Options for proportional circles
8.3. Options for deviation maps
8.4. Spatial zoom slider
8.5. Screenshot of a generated report
9.1. Expert mode enabled
9.2. Lorenz curve, statistical indexes and explanations
9.3. Equi-repartition map
9.4. Boxplots chart
9.5. Spatial autocorrelation chart
10.1. Standard HyperCarte Workflow
11.1. MIF file header
11.2. Example of two "Region" entries in the MIF file Data section
12.1. Number S of needed sheets for n units
14.1. Dataset information form
14.2. Successfull build
A.1. Java console: stroke shape error
C.1. Mathematical formula of the relative deviation
C.2. Ratio

List of Tables

12.1. Overview of expected sheets for data structure input
12.2. Sample input Unit sheet
12.3. Sample input Area sheet
12.4. Sample input Zoning sheet
12.5. Sample input UnitSup sheet
12.6. Sample input UnitArea sheet
12.7. Sample input UnitZoning sheet
12.8. Sample input Language sheet
12.9. Sample input UnitLanguage sheet
12.10. Sample input AreaLanguage sheet
12.11. Sample input ZoningLanguage sheet
12.12. Overview of expected sheets for contiguity input
12.13. Sample input Contiguity sheet
12.14. Sample input ContiguityLanguage sheet
12.15. Sample input Neighbourhood sheet
12.16. Sample input NeighbourhoodLanguage sheet
12.17. Sample input ContiguityZoning sheet
12.18. Sample input ContiguityArea sheet
12.19. Sample input UnitContiguity sheet
12.20. Example of needed sheets number
13.1. V2 sample About sheet
13.2. V2 sample Data sheet
13.3. V2 sample Default sheet
13.4. V2 sample Label sheet
13.5. V2 sample Metadata sheet
13.6. V2 sample Provider sheet
13.7. V2 sample RatioStock sheet
13.8. V2 sample StockInfo sheet