OGC and Ordnance Survey Invite Developers to the OGC API - Tiles
Online code sprint will further develop and test a new OpenAPI-based OGC API for the delivery of tiled resources, such as raster or vector tiles.
26 March 2020: The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) and Ordnance Survey, an OGC Strategic Member, invites interested developers to the OGC API - Tiles Sprint, to be held by remote participation on 23rd to 24th April, 2020.
OGC API - Tiles seeks to serve the same function as OGC’s Web Map Tile Service (WMTS) - a well-established and commonly implemented OGC standard first issued in 2007 - using the latest technologies and spatial data on the web best practices, such as OpenAPI.
The OGC API - Features - Part 1: Core standard, published October 2019, is the first approved OGC standard to use OpenAPI for describing a service that delivers geographic information over the web. This pattern is being adopted for all OGC API standards as highlighted in the OGC API - Common candidate standard. OGC...