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Re: discoverability and crawlability

From: Frans Knibbe <frans.knibbe@geodan.nl>
Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:03:11 +0200
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To: "Mcgibbney, Lewis J (398M)" <Lewis.J.Mcgibbney@jpl.nasa.gov>
Cc: Ed Parsons <eparsons@google.com>, SDW WG Public List <public-sdw-wg@w3.org>, Alejandro Llaves <allaves@fi.upm.es>
2015-04-30 1:00 GMT+02:00 Mcgibbney, Lewis J (398M) <

>  Is there an ongoing effort within this WG to identify and curate a
> resource of geospatial markup standards/geospatial metadata vocabularies?

I would assume such an overview will be part of the Best Practices
deliverable, although it is not explicitely mentioned in the description of
that deliverable. But the overall mission of the working group is "to
clarify and formalize the relevant standards landscape". That would be hard
to do without some kind of overview of available standards and


>  Thanks
> Lewis
>   From: Ed Parsons <eparsons@google.com>
> Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 3:31 AM
> To: Frans Knibbe <frans.knibbe@geodan.nl>
> Cc: SDW WG Public List <public-sdw-wg@w3.org>, Alejandro Llaves <
> allaves@fi.upm.es>
> Subject: Re: discoverability and crawlability
> Resent-From: <public-sdw-wg@w3.org>
> Resent-Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 3:32 AM
>    Hi Frans,
>  I think we are trying to express the issue that Geospatial information
> because of the way it has been published/shared up until this point is not
> discoverable in the way say ascii, csv, or even pdf is.  It is less to do
> with missing standards as to best practice in terms of publishing at a
> granular level data with uri's and not publishing using opaque service
> interfaces.

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