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How to serve a Scottish SDI and INSPIRE conformant Web Map Service - a BGS and Scottish Government co-funded research report.
ISBN 978 0 7559 9334 5 (Web only publication) This document is also available in pdf format (3.4mb)
1 INTRODUCTION 1.1 What are the main technical components of an SDI? 1.2 Increasing levels of interoperability 1.3 methodology used for the development of this cookbook
2 INITIAL WEB MAP SERVICE CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SCOTTISH SDI 2.1 British Geological Survey 2.2 Scottish Natural Heritage 2.3 Scottish Environment Protection Agency 2.4 Transport Scotland 2.5 Forestry Commission Scotland 2.6 Macaulay Land Use Research Institute 2.7 Royal Commission On Ancient Monuments 2.8 Marine Scotland 2.9 Historic Scotland 2.10 Registers of Scotland 2.11 Scottish Government 2.12 Scottish Local Authorities/Improvement Service
3 WHAT OTHER INSPIRE DATA SPECIFICATION SERVICE CONFORMANT SPECIFIC WMS ISSUES AND ADVICE ARE LIKELY TO APPEAR OVER THE NEXT YEAR?
ANNEX 1: How to serve a Scottish SDI and INSPIRE conformant Web map service
1 Introduction 1.1 Background 1.2 Who should be reading this cookbook? 1.3 What type of data should be served as a contribution to OneGeology Level 1? 1.4 How data from a WMS can be viewed and accessed
2 WMS Profile 2.1 WMS Service name 2.2 WMS Service title 2.3 WMS service URL 2.4 WMS service-level metadata 2.5 Layer metadata 2.6 Other Layer metadata 2.7 Core TC211/ISO:19115:2003 Metadata 2.8 GetFeatureInfo response
3 Scanning a paper map 3.1 Scanning 3.2 Geo-referencing a scanned map 3.3 Image formats and transparency 3.4 The Legend for the scanned map
4. Setting up a MapServer WMS 4.1 Pre-requisites for setting up a WMS 4.2 MS4W Software installation 4.3 Configuring your MapServer WMS 4.4 Alternative MapServer configurations
5 Using ESRI software to serve OneGeology Web Services 5.1 Setting up an ArcIMS WMS 5.2 Setting up an ArcGIS Server WMS
6 Registering your WMS service with the OneGeology Portal registry 6.1 The Complete Registration Process
Appendix A: Converting coordinate system in data filesAppendix B: Creating MapServer CLASS definitions from ArcView legendsAppendix C: Creating MapServer CLASS definitions from ARCGIS legendsAppendix D: BGS example service mapfileAppendix E: WMS 1.1.1 GetCapabilities response from the BGS OneGeology serviceAppendix F: WMS 1.3.0 GetCapabilities response from the BGS Onegeology ServiceAppendix G: OneGeology-Europe English keyword dictionary picklistAppendix H: Using the MS4W Apache http server as a reverse proxy to Tomcat
BRITISH GEOLOGICAL SURVEY
The National Grid and other Ordnance Survey data are used with the permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office. Licence No: 100017897/2010.
Keywords Report, Scottish, SDI.
© NERC 2010. All rights reserved
editor Tim Duffy ( BGS)
BGS Open File report Number: OR/10/016
Page updated: Thursday, May 06, 2010