OPENGIS

AcronymDefinition
OPENGISOpen Geodata Interoperability Specification
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Other standards that might be utilized include OpenGIS formats, and XML schemas such as Geographic Markup Language (GML), and Web Mapping Services WMS (ArcIMS is an example).
The OGC Technical Committee met December 10-12, 1996, to review the teams' detailed engineering specifications for interfaces that implement the basic feature components of the OpenGIS Abstract Specification.
Davidson, "OGC sensor web enablement: overview and high level architecture," OpenGIS White Paper OGC 07-165, Open Geospatial Consortium, 2007.
Furthermore the OpenGIS XML language used for system development overcomes barriers posed by the use of proprietary software platforms.
OGC uses a consensus process to develop OpenGIS specifications
Semantics and Information Communities (Wayland, MA: OpenGIS Consortium)
Robin, "OpenGIS sensor model language (sensorML) implementation specification," OGC Document OGC 07-000, Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), Wayland, Mass, USA, 2007.
The open source OpenGIS XML API is the only restriction.