OGC compliance overview – guide for software acquisition

  This white paper provides an overview of the OGC compliance process, benefits for users who acquire OGC compliant products, and guidance regarding language to specify requirements for OGC compliant and implementing products in software acquisition (procurement) documents. The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is a not-for-profit international consortium of more than 500 companies, government agencies, […]

Accessible GIS data: The game-changer for SA

  This article outlines how 1Map has democratised GIS data by championing the open online availability of spatial data to South Africa. We live in a wonderful country where the sun shines most of the time and where clouds bring promise of new life. In the world of geography and maps it’s also fitting that […]

Land administration for people, profit and planet

  Society is changing permanently, due to economic and political changes, technological development and globalisation of our challenges (environment, population, natural resources etc.). As a result we adapt our land administration systems continuously, anticipating as much as possible future user requirements. In this article trends, developments and proposed concepts are explained and examples are provided […]