This is an official OGC tutorial module. The tutorial module is designed to familiarize the trainee with OGC standards.
This tutorial module has been designed for trainees who have basic experience of using the World Wide Web and the Internet.
At completion of the module, trainees will be able to:
Describe how web clients and servers interact
Identify various types of OGC-based data encodings
Describe the use and structure of OGC-based data encodings
Identify and describe various types of OGC web services
Identify and describe an OGC Application Programming Interface (API)
Describe what can be done with an OGC web service and an OGC API
Understand how to issue requests for various types of OGC web services and OGC APIs
Describe the relationship of OGC standards to their DGIWG and NSG Profiles.
The tutorial module is structured as follows.
- Fundamental Concepts
- Introduction to OGC
- Introduction to OGC Standards
- Data Encoding Standards
- Data Access Standards
- Processing Standards
- Visualization Standards
- Metadata and Catalogue Services Standards