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  • Jordi ESCRIU

    Is it Elevation TIN data meaningful / useful in the INSPIRE context? in the group Elevation, Ortho & Grids

    The current data specification on Elevation provides an application schema for providing TIN data, as an additional data provision option. Has your Member States used the related TIN application schema for providing any kind of Elevation data? Is there any benefit benefit or advantage&...

    Tags: TC-EL, TC-Schema, TC-Data-modelling, TC-Data-provision-distribution, TIN-data, TC-TG, TC-Data-specifications

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  • Jordi ESCRIU

    Web Coverage Service (WCS) - A missing piece in INSPIRE? in the group Elevation, Ortho & Grids

    A MIG Workshop on WCS-based INSPIRE download services was hold in the Joint Research Centre (JRC) - Ispra, in October 2014. Advantages, benefits and issues when using this type of services were discussed during the event, together with use-cases and existing software supp...

    Tags: cross-cluster, TC-EL, TC-OI, TC-Coverage, TC-Raster, TC-Network-services, TC-WCS, TC-INSPIRE, TC-TG, TC-MIG, MIWP-7b, TC-OGC, TC-Standardization, TC-Data-interoperability, TC-Service-interoperability, TC-Data-provision-distribution, TC-Question, TC-Closed

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  • Michael LUTZ

    Example data in accordance with OI application schema (for Copernicus guidelines) in the group Elevation, Ortho & Grids

    Dear OI experts, we have recently been asked for feedback on a draft technical note on "INSPIRE Metadata Tailoring Guidelines for Copernicus Contributing Missions (CCMs)" currently being developed by ESA. During the discussions, the question arose how to provide the additional met...

    Tags: Copernicus, TC-OI, TC-Coverage, TC-Encoding-rule, TC-Copernicus, Satellite-imagery, TC-TG, TC-Data-specifications, TC-Metadata, TC-Schema, TC-Question, TC-MIG-2017.2, TC-Data-interoperability, TC-Data-provision-distribution, TC-Implementation-example, TC-SW-Tools, FME, TC-Closed

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    Inconsistencies/errors found in the INSPIRE TGs on orthoimagery in the group Elevation, Ortho & Grids

    Hello, During the work done to upgrade the GDAL JP2OpenJPEG driver to be able to read/write GMLJP2 files conformant with the TGs, some inconsistencies or errors have been found in INSPIRE_DataSpecification_OI_v3.0.pdf: Page 143: « HEIGHT = domainSet.limits.high[1]- domainSet.limits...

    Tags: TC-Data-specifications, TC-TG, TC-MIG-2016.4, TC-Issue, TC-On-going, TC-Encoding-rule, TC-OI, GMLJP2, GDAL, TC-Editorial-issue, TC-Change-request, JPEG2000

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  • Dominique LAURENT

    Which administrativeHierarchyLevel for coastline? in the group Topo & Cadastre, Reference Data

    In IGN France, we have considered the coastline as 1rst level administrative boundary, though it does not strictly fit with the INSPIRE definition: "Highest level in the national administrative hierarchy (country level)". In fact, the coastline is between France (land) and France (sea) ...

    Tags: TC-AU, TC-Code-list, TC-Change-request, TC-TG

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  • Jordi ESCRIU

    Experiences on encoding of Elevation and Orthoimagery coverages in the group Elevation, Ortho & Grids

    Most information to be provided by Member States concerning the Elevation and Orthoimagery INSPIRE themes - except few exceptions - shall be expressed using the raster spatial representation type (raster format). This is modelled within INSPIRE models reusing the concept of ‘coverage&rs...


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  • Mirosław MIGACZ

    Wrong value type of Geometry attribute in StatisticalGridCell in the group Statistics & Health

    While creating GML files and download services for a statistical grid in the Central Statistical Office of Poland we have encountered the following problem: In the Statistical Units data model the geometry attribute of StatisticalGridCell is defined as GM_Polygon. See:

    Tags: TC-SU, TC-Encoding, TC-TG, TC-Change-request, TC-MIG-2016.4, TC-Closed, TC-Statistics_Health

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  • Jordi ESCRIU

    How to encode coverages (GMLCOV example files) and improvement of TG related explanatory sections in the group Elevation, Ortho & Grids

    Some discussion threads have been opened in the cluster asking to provide more guidelines as regards the implementation / encoding of coverages. - General thread to inform about existing experiences on data transformation and coverage encoding: https:...

    Tags: cross-cluster, TC-EL, TC-OI, TC-Coverage, TC-Encoding-rule, CIS, GMLCOV, TC-Raster, TC-WCS, TC-TG, TC-Data-specifications, TC-Network-services, TC-Data-interoperability, TC-Data-provision-distribution, TC-Issue, TC-Implementation-example, TC-On-going

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  • Jordi ESCRIU

    Clarify the structure of coverage encoding-related sections in the TGs - "Default encoding(s)" and "Alternative encoding(s)" in the group Elevation, Ortho & Grids

    There is a need to propose a clearer structure for sections “Default encoding(s)” (e.g. in the Elevation TG) and “Alternative encoding(s)” (e.g. in the Elevation TG). It would need to be aligned with the different options foreseen to deliver co...

    Tags: TC-EL, TC-OI, cross-cluster, TC-Coverage, TC-Encoding-rule, GMLCOV, CIS, TC-Raster, TC-WCS, TC-TG, TC-Data-specifications, TC-Editorial-issue, TC-Data-interoperability, TC-Data-provision-distribution, TC-MIG-2016.4, TC-Change-request, TC-On-going

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  • Lena Hallin-Pihlatie

    What's your opinion on the theme-specific requirement on Land Cover in the group Land Cover & Use

    Hi, I'd like to ask your opinion on the following theme-specific requirement related to the Land Cover theme: Theme-specific Requirement (IR + LC DS 3.0 page 27): "If an onlineDescription (typo, should probably be externalDescription, as there is no onlineDescription in v.3.0) attr...

    Tags: TC-IR, TC-Data-specifications, TC-TG, TC-LC, TC-Issue, TC-Change-request, TC-Closed, TC-Land_Cover_Use

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