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OGC requests comment on extension that integrates OGC WCS Standard with JPEG 2000 and JPIP

Members of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) request comments on the OGC® Web Coverage Service 2.0 Interface Standard – JPEG2000/JPIP Coverage Encoding Extension – abbreviated as “JPEG2000/JPIP-Coverage”. This candidate OGC


UK Environment Agency Make LiDAR and Environment Data Open for All

The UK Environment Agency (EA) is to make its LiDAR datasets freely available as open data to commercial entities from September this year. Since 2013, LiDAR data has been published for non-commercial


Ordnance Survey becomes a Strategic Member of the Open Geospatial Consortium‏

Ordnance Survey (OS) is pleased to announce that it has raised its Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) membership level to become the first Strategic Member outside of the USA Ordnance Survey (OS) joins the


OGC Calls for Participation in GeoSemantics Summit

30 April 2015 – On 3 June 2015, the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) GeoSemantics Domain Working Group will host a summit, “GeoSemantics: Standards Intersect Ontologies”. This summit will be part


Ministry of Interior Achieves Best International Standards in Geospatial Information Security

The Geographic Information Systems, GIS, Security Centre at Abu Dhabi has achieved a new accomplishment for the Ministry of Interior, MoI, through receiving accreditation from the Open Geospatial Consortium, OGC,

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ArcGIS 10.3 Now Certified OGC Compliant

Esri Users Benefit from Interoperability Standard As part of Esri’s ongoing support of GIS interoperability, the latest ArcGIS 10.3 release is now certified as Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC), compliant. This

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OGC seeks public comment on KML 2.3 standard

19  December 2014 – The membership of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) seeks public comment on the candidate OGC KML 2.3 Standard. KML is an XML grammar used to encode

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OGC Publishes Tested 10 Open Mobility Location Standards Engineering Reports

19 public Engineering Reports resulted from the Open Geospatial Consortium’s (OGC®) OGC Testbed 10, the most recent in the OGC’s yearly series of major geospatial interoperability testbeds. Six of these reports

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OGC and Joint Research Centre to collaborate on standards for geospatial interoperability

19 June 2014. The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) and the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) have signed a collaboration agreement to enhance the development and use of geospatial standards.

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The OGC® adopts OGC Geo and Time Extensions Standard for OpenSearch

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) Members approved “OGC OpenSearch Geo and Time Extensions” as an OGC standard. This document defines an extension to the popular OpenSearch specification so that users