Web Map Service


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Noun1.Web Map Service - a computer program that produces maps of spatially referenced data dynamically from geographic information
computer program, computer programme, programme, program - (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute; "the program required several hundred lines of code"
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Just as the OGC Web Map Service (WMS) enabled interoperable 2D mapping, the 3DPS opens the door for interoperability of 3D scenes, said Volker Coors, Fraunhofer IGD / HFT Stuttgart.
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It is focused on Google Maps as it is the web map service best known by teachers and students and contains only the corresponding layers types.
Among the standards and specifications developed by the FGDC, OGC, and ISO/TC211, significant specifications for interoperable portals include the Catalog Service for the Web (CS-W, Nebert and Whiteside 2004), Web Map Service (WMS, de La Beaujardiere 2004), Web Feature Service (WFS, Vretanos 2002), Web Coverage Service (WCS, Evans 2003), Geography Markup Language (GML, Cox 2004), and Styled Layer Descriptor (SLD, Muller and MacGill 2005).
0 reportedly include Web Map Service and Web Feature Service capabilities, which are compliant with Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) specifications for WMS and WFS 1.
ArcIMS was added to our arsenal of ESRI software and the default HTML viewer was used to deploy an in-house web map service.
Subscribers can also access Tobin Insight as a Web Map Service from within the common tools they may use on a daily basis, such as ESRI([R]) ArcGIS for desktop.
CDB data stores can also be exposed by OGC web services, such as a Web Map Service (WMS) or Web Feature Service (WFS) to permit visualization of the content outside of the traditional simulator hardware environment.
A ThemeEditor application has also been created, which allows internal developers to select layer/styles from the web map service (WMS) and set drawing order and scale restrictions.
Web Map Service (WMS): Provides a map image that can be displayed in a browser application or OGC-compliant software.
Map geographic data: Users can uncover patterns in geographic data, choosing from built-in maps, importing images from a Web Map Service and even adding custom shapes, such as a store, factory or campus.