The GeoBI DWG has published an initial white paper, but it is now time to take the process forward and determine what action to take. This is an interesting period in the development of the web and there are opportunities for organisations to pull data from a variety of sources to add understanding to their business operations. Governments are
This Best Practice defines conventions for the Earth Observation (EO) community to use OGC Web Services. The objective of this work is to define how data providers can apply OGC Web Service standards in a “standard” way to ensure that the inventory level visualisation of EO data is carried out in a truly interoperable way.
GeoSciML or Geoscience Markup Language is a GML Application Schema that can be used to support interoperability of geologic information served from Geologic Surveys and other data custodians. The emphasis is on "interpreted geology" information that is conventionally portrayed on geologic maps.