Chapter 5. Developing the Data/Information Focus

  1. Bruce Douglas Director

Published Online: 1 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470985595.ch5

Achieving Business Success with GIS

Achieving Business Success with GIS

How to Cite

Douglas, B. (2008) Developing the Data/Information Focus, in Achieving Business Success with GIS, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470985595.ch5

Author Information

  1. Corporate GIS Consultants, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 25 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470727249

Online ISBN: 9780470985595

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Keywords:

  • data-centric/data-hungry;
  • data/system architectures;
  • Networked GIS – small co-located configuration;
  • configuration and transaction management;
  • transaction management capabilities

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Metadata

  • Data/System Architectures

  • Defining the ‘Data Gap’

  • GIS Data Standards and Related Issues

  • GIS Data Interoperability

  • Summary – Data Interoperability

  • Summary – the Data/Information Focus