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Open Geospatial Consortium

LC control no.no2014068139
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Corporate name headingOpen Geospatial Consortium
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See alsoPredecessor: Open GIS Consortium
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Beginning date2004
Field of activityGeographic information systems
Found inThe Second International Conference on Agro-Geoinformatics, 2013, 2013, via WWW, May 13, 2014: PDF t.p. (Open Geospatial Consortium)
Open Geospatial Consortium WWW site, May 13, 2014 About OGC (The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is an international industry consortium of 477 companies, government agencies and universities participating in a consensus process to develop publicly available interface standards ... that "geo-enable" the Web, wireless and location-based services and mainstream IT. The standards empower technology developers to make complex spatial information and services accessible and useful with all kinds of applications) presentation, OGC orientation slides, PDF page 13 (OGC Timeline: 1994, OGC formed; 2004, changed name to Open Geospacial Consortium)