Consulting and Services

Metaspatial offers consulting and agile services in for IT projects. We are specialized on geospatial and Open Source technologies and are internationally active. Our consultation and services inlcude:

  • Agile project management (Scrum, Kanban, XP)
  • Software development (environment, technology, architecture)
  • Open Source (community, licenses, support)
  • Geospatial data, software and processing


Arnulf Christl started to work as an independet contractor in the mid nineties of the last millennium. He started Metaspatial as a brand in 2008 and since then offers his consulting and services through this business. Metaspatial has operated as the main contractor for larger projects coordinating the work between different indpepndent consultants, software developers and companies. The current focus lies on Agile project management for larger projects running Open Source infrastructures and often has a geospatial component. Metaspatial also develops, maintains and hosts a web based management software suite for seminar centers.


Metaspatial clients include multinationals, government agencies, universities and SMEs. Some of the more recent clients are the Deutsche Telekom AG, Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Vermessungsverwaltungen der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, the Ordnance Survey Great Britain, the Fabric Map producer SplashMaps, SIEMENS AG, the Computing Center Minden Ravensberg Lippe, the Worldbank, the geospatial experts at R3 GIS, the United Nations Habitat Office project STDN, the FIFA, Kitzb├╝heler Alpen Tourist Information, the Buddhist member corporation Ngakde e.V. and gets contracted by the European Commission as project reviewer.


Metaspatial active contributor to the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo), member of the FOSSGIS e.V., and OGC (Open Geospatial Consortium), the EFF, associate of the 4arge GmbH and signatory of the Agile Manifesto.

We help to compute your IT needs since two decades.