INdicio™ R2 Released
The R2 release of INdicio provides extended functionality, and enhancements that include improved conformance to CSW-ebRIM 1.0.1, and improved Full Text Support and Life Cycle Management. INdicio now supports deployment on a PostgreSQL database, and has been certified and tested on Oracle 11g. New client applications have been added, together with the ability to create and modify registry information models.
The latest release of INscape has been extensively refactored to bring the code base up to the latest standards. Numerous improvements have been made, including support for GML 3.2 and for CityGML (including blobs). Regular releases of additional updates are scheduled.
New Articles by Ron Lake
In an article for Informed Infrastructure magazine, Ron Lake discusses “Does the term GIS mean anything at all” and notes that recent articles talking about National or State GIS don’t actually state what a GIS is, or what GIS data might include, or how effectively using knowledge about the world will require integrating a rich variety of data from many sources. Also, in a recent article published in GeoPlace magazine, Ron Lake writes about how machines will communicate with each other, providing a possible answer for the question “What Connects the “Social Network” of Machines?“