Tag Archives: OGC

OGC Abandons the Web

Those are my words, not theirs. It came to light today that OGC has decided to withdraw the GeoServices REST Specification, also known as the “ESRI REST API,” as a proposed standard. I will not take up the relative merits … Continue reading

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Comment Period Open for GeoPackage Specification Draft

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) has published a draft GeoPackage specification for comment. The GeoPackage specification attempts to create a non-proprietary means for packaging and exchanging all geospatial data in all its forms (vector, raster, and tiles). A couple of … Continue reading

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GeoServices REST Specification and OGC

So this is what I get for missing the Ignite sessions at WhereCampDC*: Not sure if it has been mentioned, but ESRI announced that they are giving their REST API to OGC at #wherecampdc — spara (@spara) June 16, 2011 … Continue reading

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