Improving access to big data
through OGC standard interfaces

A hands-on WC(P)S session

Oliver Clements, Julia Wagemann, Simone Mantovani, Peter Baumann,
Ramiro Marco Figuera, Angelo Pio Rossi, Georgios Kakaletris and Ben Evans

This workshop has been developed for the INSPIRE Conference 2016 - Workshop #323.
It provides an overview of two standard data-access protocols and showcases how a Web Coverage Service can be of benefit for Europe's geospatial data landscape. Hands-on training will be provided, showing how data can be accessed, processed and retrieved via a WC(P)S.

The workshop covers following topics:

  • Introduction to Web Coverage Service 2.0 and Web Coverage Processing Service 1.0
  • Request types of WCS and WCPS
  • data access, processing and retrieval
  • Integration of WC(P)S requests into processing routines or usage of WC(P)S to built custom web applications

Workshop content

The workshop consists of following notebooks:

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