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OGC , SIG 3D, and TUM Announce Workshop to Gather CityGML Requirements

May 29, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

The OGC CityGML SWG, the SIG 3D, and Technische Universität München will host a joint international workshop to gather requirements to guide the development of the next major version of CityGML (3.0). The workshop will take place on the 20th and 21st of…

The Open Standards for Public Transport Alliance Adds Samsung to the Board

February 21, 2013 - in Transportation

The Open Standard for Public Transport (OSPT) Alliance today announced that global technology leader Samsung Electronics has joined the board of directors…

OGC Sensor Web Standards and the “Smart City”

January 16, 2013 - in Column, Sensors, Smart Cities

Sensors are everywhere. There are now thousands of sensors for every human on Earth. And there will be even more thousands in the future. At this year’s…

OGC Announces Energy Mapping GovFuture Webinar

January 7, 2013 - in Energy

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®), in cooperation with Directions Media, invites you to attend an OGC GovFuture webinar to learn how Canadian organizations are using open standards to support planning, design, implementation, measurement, and visualization…

Why We Need a Standard for the Internet of Things

August 7, 2012 - in Uncategorized

The Internet of things is supposed to connect every aspect of our lives from our homes and cars to the objects we wear and the goods we consume. It’s even connecting ice machines. But one thing the Internet of things lacks is a unifying standard. Devices…