OGC invites input to guide Point Cloud standards work

Feb 8, 2016 – The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)   Point Cloud Domain Working Group (Point Cloud DWG) formed late last year to assess the current state of standards and best practices in the management of point cloud data and to guide OGC activities in working with or developing standards for point cloud data interoperability, discovery, and dissemination. The OGC Members  decided that the best way to begin the process is to survey the point cloud community, asking for input and details about usage of various point cloud formats, sizes, device types, etc.

Please fill out the brief online survey. Interested parties can also join the Point Cloud DWG e-mail list.

Last year, the OGC and the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) agreed to work together more closely in the application and promotion of standards and best practices for the location and geospatial industries. An early priority for this partnership is to jointly assess the current state of adopted and de facto standards for Point Cloud data and consider collaborative publication of one or more standards where there is a mutual benefit of both organizations. Survey results will be shared with the ASPRS.

The OGC® is a not-for-profit international consortium of more than 515 companies, government agencies, research organizations and universities participating in a consensus process to develop open and publicly available geospatial standards. OGC standards support interoperable solutions that "geo-enable" the Web, wireless and location-based services and mainstream IT. Visit the OGC website at www.opengeospatial.org/.

Contact:
Email Contact




Review Article Be the first to review this article

Harris

Featured Video
Jobs
Geospatial Analyst/Programmer for LANDIQ at Sacramento, California
Software Developer for CHA Consulting, Inc. at Norwell, Massachusetts
GIS Data Analyst for CostQuest Associates, Inc. at Cincinnati, Ohio
Product Manager for CHA Consulting, Inc. at Boston, Massachusetts
Mid-Level Mechanical Engineer for Kiewit at lenexa, Kansas
Mechanical Engineer for Allen & Shariff Corporation at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Upcoming Events
Locate 2018 at Pier 27, The Embarcadero San Francisco CA - May 30 - 31, 2018
2nd WY UAV Symposium at UW Convention Center 2229 Grand Ave LARAMIE WY - May 30 - 31, 2018
GeoIntelligence Asia at NEW DELHI India - Jun 4 - 5, 2018
SPAR 3D & AEC Next Technology Expo + Conference at Anaheim Convention Center Anaheim CA - Jun 5 - 7, 2018
Teledyne Optech
Bentley: -YII 2018 Awards



Internet Business Systems © 2018 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise