Standards for Geographic Information and Services

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An introductory overview of standards relevant to the building of spatial data infrastructure (SDI) and provisioning of services. Explains the importance of standards.

Spatial Data Infrastructure Concepts and Components

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Defines spatial data infrastructure (SDI) and describes key components that any SDI implementation should incorporate.

Developing and Implementing the GEOSS Common Infrastructure

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An overview of the common set of core services being developed through a cooperative effort among nations. The Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS) is linking Earth observing systems so that readings and processed results from thousands of Earth-orbiting, airborne and land-based sensors may be more effectively used to support decision making.