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<b>GeoPackage</b>: What I Want for Christmas (or 2016)

GeoPackage Blogosphere - 1 hour 2 min ago
A way to publish multiple versions of the GeoPackage specification on geopackage.org (right now it just shows the working version); Speedy adoption of GeoPackage 1.0.2; A repeatable process for producing HTML (and ...
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<b>GeoPackage</b>: <b>GeoPackage</b> Vision

GeoPackage Blogosphere - 1 hour 2 min ago
I am regularly asked about the vision for GeoPackage. For example, is it a simple container or does it have any higher level semantics? While the GeoPackage Standards Working Group (SWG) has not produced a formal ...
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<b>GeoPackage</b>: Preparing for <b>GeoPackage</b> 1.0.2

GeoPackage Blogosphere - 1 hour 2 min ago
The GeoPackage Standards Working Group (SWG) has voted to recommend the working version of the GeoPackage specification to the OGC Technical Committee for adoption as version 1.0.2. Because of some substantive ...
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<b>GeoPackage</b>: 2015 Recap

GeoPackage Blogosphere - 1 hour 2 min ago
As I type this, OGC is preparing for its Technical Committee meeting in Sydney, Australia. Unfortunately I cannot be there in person. Nevertheless, I want to take this opportunity to recap all of the work the GeoPackage ...
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<b>GeoPackage</b>: Elevation Extension

GeoPackage Blogosphere - 1 hour 2 min ago
Currently the GeoPackage Standards Working Group (SWG) is developing an extension to support the storing of elevation data in support of visualization and analysis operations[1]. We see this as a good thing because ...
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OGC Seeks Participants for International <b>GeoPackage</b> Elevation <b>...</b>

GeoPackage Blogosphere - 1 hour 2 min ago
November 4, 2015 —The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) announces a Call for Participation (CFP) in the OGC GeoPackage (GPKG) Elevation Extension Interoperability Experiment (GPKG-EE IE). The OGC GeoPackage ...
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<b>GeoPackage</b>: Introduction

GeoPackage Blogosphere - 1 hour 2 min ago
GeoPackage is an Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) standard for storing geospatial data and information in an SQLite database. The GeoPackage specification describes a set of conventions for storing the following ...
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<b>GeoPackage</b>: One Geometry per Table

GeoPackage Blogosphere - 1 hour 2 min ago
It keeps the semantics of the data model concise: a feature has one shape. This is in line with other vector data formats with which GeoPackage is often compared, such as Shapefile or GeoJSON. By sharing this restriction, ...
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Support for OGC <b>GeoPackages</b> in ArcGIS. | ArcGIS Blog - Esri Blogs

GeoPackage Blogosphere - 1 hour 2 min ago
If you are curious about GeoPackages, here's what you can do. At 10.2.1 or with 10.2.2 desktop, you can create an empty GeoPackage and populate the GeoPackage by copying feature data into it. At 10.2.1, we supported the ...
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County's files go digital - Sierra Vista Herald

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Mon, 2016-02-08 16:46

Sierra Vista Herald

County's files go digital
Sierra Vista Herald
Cochise County Geographic Information Systems manager Walter Domann and GIS Technician Jodi McGrath recently rolled out a new online, interactive voting center map for area residents to find their nearest polling station. Advances in technology means ...

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Intermap Executes US$175 Million Orion Platform® Spatial Data Infrastructure Contract - GISuser.com (press release)

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Intermap Executes US$175 Million Orion Platform® Spatial Data Infrastructure Contract
GISuser.com (press release)
Denver, February 5, 2016 – Intermap Technologies Corporation (“Intermap” or the “Company”), (TSX: IMP), (ITMSF: BB), a leading provider of geospatial solutions, today announced that it has entered into definitive agreements (collectively, the “Contract ...
Intermap executes USD175m Orion Platform® spatial data infrastructure contractFinancialNews.co.uk (blog)

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OGC Calls for Proposals for a Future City Pilot Phase 1 Project - Spatial News (press release)

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Mon, 2016-02-08 14:20

OGC Calls for Proposals for a Future City Pilot Phase 1 Project
Spatial News (press release)
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), the initiative sponsors: Ordnance Survey Great Britain, Institut National de l'Information Géographique et Forestière (IGN) France, city of Sant Cugat del Vallès (Barcelona), Spain and virtualcitySYSTEMS GmbH ...

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Caliper Corporation Mapping Software Becomes an Associate Member of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGCR) - GISuser.com (press release)

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Mon, 2016-02-08 12:20

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Caliper Corporation Mapping Software Becomes an Associate Member of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGCR)
GISuser.com (press release)
NEWTON, MA (USA) – Caliper Corporation, the leader in the development of cost-effective professional map software, has announced that is has become an associate member of the Open Geospatial Consortium. caliper. As an Associate Member, Caliper will ...
OGC invites input to guide Point Cloud standards workDirectionsMag.com (press release)

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<b>GeoPackage</b>: <b>GeoPackage</b>.org and GitHub

GeoPackage Blogosphere - Mon, 2016-02-08 12:00
Start at geopackage.org. That is my message every time I present about GeoPackage. GeoPackage is the first OGC project with its own home page. (The old structure was really only good for finding downloadable versions of ...
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OGC® calls for Proposals for a Future City Pilot Phase 1 project - DirectionsMag.com

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Fri, 2016-02-05 14:45

OGC® calls for Proposals for a Future City Pilot Phase 1 project
DirectionsMag.com
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), the initiative sponsors: Ordnance Survey Great Britain, Institut National de l'Information Géographique et Forestière (IGN) France, city of Sant Cugat del Vallès (Barcelona), Spain and virtualcitySYSTEMS GmbH ...

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Intermap Technologies Enters $175 Million Definitive Agreements - Investing News Network (press release) (registration) (blog)

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Seeking Alpha

Intermap Technologies Enters $175 Million Definitive Agreements
Investing News Network (press release) (registration) (blog)
Intermap Technologies Corp. (TSX:IMP) has entered into definitive agreements relating to the creation, operation and maintenance of a national spatial data infrastructure (SDI) program. According to the press release: Under the terms of the Contract ...
Intermap's Lands Megadeal: What's The Stock Worth?Seeking Alpha

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Intermap Executes US$175 Million Orion Platform® Spatial Data Infrastructure Contract - PR Newswire (press release)

Google SDI search - Fri, 2016-02-05 05:06

Seeking Alpha

Intermap Executes US$175 Million Orion Platform® Spatial Data Infrastructure Contract
PR Newswire (press release)
DENVER, CO, Feb. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Intermap Technologies Corporation ("Intermap" or the "Company"), (TSX: IMP), (ITMSF: BB), a leading provider of geospatial solutions, today announced that it has entered into definitive agreements (collectively ...
Intermap's Lands Megadeal: What's The Stock Worth?Seeking Alpha

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Spatial Data standards pencilled - Namibia Economist

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Namibia Economist

Spatial Data standards pencilled
Namibia Economist
The Namibia Statistics Agency successfully hosted the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) Specifications Public Workshop on standards and procedures. The Workshop looked at the manner of capturing and publishing data and quality specifications ...
Namibia: Spatial Data Standards PencilledAllAfrica.com

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Esri Supports OGC <b>GeoPackage</b> Encoding Standard

GeoPackage Blogosphere - Thu, 2016-02-04 17:00
Esri will support the new Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) GeoPackage Encoding Standard.
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OGC WCS 2.0 CRS Extension 1.0.0 Schema Added

OGC Schema Repository Updates - Wed, 2016-02-03 16:00
The OGC WCS 2.0 CRS Extension 1.0 schema described in OGC document 11-053r1 has been added. See http://www.opengeospatial.org/standards/wcs for more information.
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