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Sharing Environmental Data through GEOSS

Van Woerden, Jaap
Witt, Ron
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Published in International Journal of Applied Geospatial Research. 2011, vol. 2, no. 1, p. 1-17
Abstract Understanding the complexity of earth-system processes is crucial to convey improved information on the environment to decision-makers and the general public. Addressing this need by sharing environmental data is challenging because it requires a common agreed framework that allows easy and seamless integration of data from different sources. In this regard, the Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS) portends major benefits through various sharing mechanisms and by giving access to services that could be linked together to process and generate new understandable knowledge and information. Various United Nations projects could greatly benefit from the GEOSS approach.
Keywords Capacity BuildingData SharingGEOSSGrid ComputingInteroperabilitySDIService Chaining
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Research groups TIGERS
Laboratoire InfoGéo
Pôle/Institut Gouvernance de l'environnement et développement territorial (PI-GEDT)
Envirospace Lab
Global Resource Information Database (GRID)
ISE Pôle Sciences
ISE Pôle Informatique environnementale
Pôle/Institut Gouvernance de l'environnement et développement territorial (PI-GEDT)
ISE Climat
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GIULIANI, Gregory et al. Sharing Environmental Data through GEOSS. In: International Journal of Applied Geospatial Research, 2011, vol. 2, n° 1, p. 1-17. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:18359

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