M07 lab – Spatial Agencies and Their Standards

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  • Name two organizations which have developed geospatial standards

http://www.isotc211.org/

http://www.opengeospatial.org/

 

  • Describe: Open GIS Consortium (OGC) and ISO/TC211

What is OGC?

OGC Standards and Supporting Documents

ISO / TC211 Standards Guide

 

  • What are the OGC simple feature specification and simple feature specification for SQL ?

Simple Feature

OGC Simple Feature documentation

 

  • What is spatial metadata ?

 

  • How do standards such as ISO/TC211, Open GIS, XML Schema and UML help you build a geospatial database with metadata ?

 

  • Find two examples of spatial standards tht could help avoid or clarify legal issues in general