OGC Network™

OGC Network is being repurposed!

We’ve found a new and exciting purpose for ogcnetwork.net and we’re in the process of building the new site.

We thank all the contributors who helped OGC Network users by creating so much useful information over the years. We recognise the utility of this content, and as such, all previous content is in the process of being archived and will be available online again soon.

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OGC Network™ is a window onto the dynamic, constantly changing geospatial web as described by the OGC® Reference Model (ORM). Multiple communities of interest for research in geospatial interoperability are supported, and persistent demonstration capability is provided. Here you will find the latest information on OGC-compatible software, services, and information models (e.g. GML profiles, SLD examples, etc.). From this site you can quickly locate OGC-compatible geospatial web services, the latest XML schema documents, discussion forums, and GML profile working areas. Want to contribute? Instructions on signing up for authoring privileges are on the help page.

The site is organized into the following topic areas: