It is a public, searchable and structured repository of products, services, projects, tools, procedures, methods and experience of the Geo-ICT SMEs in Europe. It is a showcase enabling a Geo-ICT marketplace from both the offer and the demand sides.

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Best Practices

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Geospatial Activities
INSPIRE and SDI Related Activities
 Network Services
 SDI Reference Model Components
Phases of an SDI
Architecture Reference Model Services
Implementation Types
Standards Implemented
EU Initiatives
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Last 5 Practices

Title Keywords Author(s) Date
INSPIRE_in_pills INSPIRE, encoding, Generic Network Model, Codelist, webinar, tutorial, data model extension EPSILON ITALIA SRL 22/08/2015
INSPIRE Metadata in a simple Excel file INSPIRE, Metadata, Excel SINERGIS SRL, EPSILON ITALIA SRL 26/10/2014
smeSpire Database Implementing ISA CORE VOCABULARIES ISA Core Vocabularies, rdf, semantic interoperability, People, Locations, Businesses Fondazione Graphitech, EPSILON ITALIA SRL, JRC-Ispra 02/06/2014
GIS of Brno geoportal, urban planning, OGC, Esri T-MAPY Spol. S R.o. 31/05/2014
Geoportal DMVS Usteckeho kraje Geoportal, OGC, ISO, Esri T-MAPY Spol. S R.o. 31/05/2014

Top 5 Popular Practices

Title Keywords Author(s) Rating Views
Hydronline – hydrology in a “click” hydrology, data series, sensor data, environmental monitoring DeltaTech S.r.l., Ing. Pietro Morrone   (5.0) 1751
MANTRA: How to turn Big Data into Smart Data altilia, mantra, smart data, smartdata, smart data management platform, big data, semantic technologies, unstructured information management, text analytics, sentiment analysis, semantic etl, semantic master data management, business intelligence, ontologies, NoSQL, data capture, data harmonization and analytics ALTILIA S.r.l.   (5.0) 1638
Cross-border, multi-lingual and harmonized access to the Member States’ territorial data Geoportal, NSDI, Cross-border data, Multi-lingual data, data harmonization, Open Source Planetek Italia S.r.l.   (5.0) 1383
Validation Briefcase data validation, schema validation, metadata validation EPSILON ITALIA SRL, Gistandards Ltd   (5.0) 1326
Report on data quality evaluation data quality Aerogeodezijos Institutas, EPSILON ITALIA SRL   (5.0) 1314