Standards-Based Data and Information Systems for Earth Observations – An Introduction

  • Liping DiEmail author
  • H. K. Ramapriyan
Part of the Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography book series (LNGC)


In the past several years, we have witnessed an explosive growth in the information technology, especially the Internet and Web. Web services have become the mainstream practices in Web applications. Web service interoperability and service chaining have become a reality, thanks to the interoperability standards developed by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and the Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS).


Geospatial Data Open Geospatial Consortium Open Archival Information System Earth Science Data Federal Geographic Data Committee 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for Spatial Information Science and Systems (CSISS), George Mason UniversityGreenbeltUSA
  2. 2.NASA Goddard Space Flight CenterGreenbeltUSA

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