Spatial Data Infrastructure – More than Directives
Summary: Due in large part to the success of the OGC and its members in developing standards and promoting interoperability, it is now much easier from a technology standpoint to share spatial data across and between government entities. But what about the legal aspects of this sharing? Attorney Kevin Pomfret and OGC staffer Steven Ramage examine some of these questions as they relate to successfully implementing national or regional spatial data infrastructures.
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- Issuance of OMB Circular A-16 Supplemental Guidance (geodatapolicy.wordpress.com)
- INSPIRE Forum: Workshop On Linked Spatiotemporal Data 2010 (inspire-forum.jrc.ec.europa.eu)
- Growth of geo-spatial data to bring huge potential for businesses (v3.co.uk)