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OGC and Ordnance Survey Invite Developers to the OGC API - Tiles Sprint

Release Date: 
2020-03-26
Content: 

Online code sprint will further develop and test a new OpenAPI-based OGC API for the delivery of tiled resources, such as raster or vector tiles.

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) and Ordnance Survey, an OGC Strategic Member, invites interested developers to the OGC API - Tiles Sprint, to be held by remote participation on 23rd to 24th April, 2020.

OGC announces candidate OGC API - Features - Part 2 standard; public comment requested

Release Date: 
2020-02-28
Content: 

OGC API - Features - Part 2 extends the core capabilities of Part 1 with the ability to use coordinate reference systems other than WGS 84.

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) seeks public comment on the OGC API - Features - Part 2: Coordinate Reference Systems candidate standard.

OGC and NRCan request information for a study concerning Building Energy Mapping and Analytics

Release Date: 
2020-02-26
Content: 

New Concept Development Study aims to characterize the state of energy mapping and analytics, and propose practices and standards to improve efficiency and consistency.

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) and Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) are requesting information to support the Building Energy Mapping and Analytics Concept Development Study (CDS). Responses are due April 3, 2020.

OGC Invites Developers to its Environmental Data Retrieval API Sprint

Release Date: 
2020-02-21
Content: 

New OGC Sprint event will focus on emerging standards for a data-centric Environmental Data Retrieval API that will promote quick and easy access to environmental data.

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) invites developers to participate in the Environmental Data Retrieval (EDR) API Sprint, held from 18-20 March, 2020, at the NOAA/NWS facilities in Silver Spring, MD, USA. Remote participation is possible.

OGC considering CityJSON as community standard; seeks public comment for new Work Item

Release Date: 
2020-02-13
Content: 

CityJSON provides a simplified alternative to the GML encoding of CityGML that is also lightweight and suitable for use on the web and mobile.

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is considering CityJSON for adoption as an official OGC Community Standard. A new Work Item justification to begin the Community Standard endorsement process is available for public comment.

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