GEO Business 2016

Meet GeoSolutions at GEOBusiness Show 2016 in London

Dear All, this year GeoSolutions will be attending the GEO Business Show  a leading geospatial event held in London, UK on the 24th and 25th of May 2016. GEO Business has become one of the most important shows in the geospatial calendar, with 3000 international visitors expected to attend. The programme includes a two day conference featuring presentations from leading geospatial experts that will focus on geospatial economic efficiency, infrastructure, innovation and sustainability. The exhibition is free to attend and approximately 200 multinational companies will be present. A series of free-to-attend commercial workshops will be held to give visitor a ‘hands on’ experience into the...


Implementing INSPIRE SDS metadata in GeoNetwork

INSPIRE SDS The European INSPIRE directive sets standards and requirements for estabilishing a common infrastructure for spatial information in Europe. To ensure that the spatial data infrastructures of the Member States are compatible and usable in a Community and transboundary context, the Directive requires that common Implementing Rules (IR) are adopted in a number of specific areas (Metadata, Data Specifications, Network Services, Data and Service Sharing and Monitoring and Reporting). Spatial data services are services that do not provide the “standard” functionalities for viewing, downloading or transforming spatial data as are offered by network services. They provide added value to...


Sudtirol OpenData Portal with CKAN

GeoSolutions has worked with the Autonomous Province of Bolzano in order to design, implement and deploy an Open Data portal that would make data coming from a variety of sources comprehending the existing GeoPortal but also other sources of non-geospatial nature. Basic goals included full exploitation of Open Source components as well as the prevention of duplication in data management and storage in order to leave the responsibility for data management and update (where needed and/or possible) in the hands of the producer while still being able to centralized in a single place their description (metadata) to ease users seeking...