Territory of the Federal Republic of Germany
National and regional (state) government
Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development:
The KUG has more than 10 years of experience with the development and implementation of metadata specifications for the environmental field. This includes the integration of such specifications with the ISO standards for geospatial data and services (ISO 19100 series).
The KUG contributed significantly to the development of an application profile for a catalog interface based on the OGC CSW-2.0 catalog interface specification. This profile will play an important role for the interoperability of geospatial and environmental data the German national SDI (GDI-DE).
Conceptualization, development, and maintenance of a technical information infrastructure for environmental data and information
Environmental application domains:
The information systems managed by the KUG (UDK and gein) are relevant for all environmental application domains.