Web Feature Service

From NOAA Environmental Data Management Wiki

Standard name

Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Web Feature Service

Authority responsible for the standard

Open Geospatial Consortium

Purpose/application

Geospatial data transport

Data type(s) to which the standard would apply.

Geospatial features

Significant applications (within and outside NOAA) currently using the standard

Existing software tools that support the implementation of the standard.

Detailed description/definition of the standard.

OGC Description

Statutory requirements for supporting the standard

Is there, or will there soon, be a need for this standard in NOAA Environmental Data Systems?

Yes

Resources