[Geowanking] Google signs with OGC

Sophia Parafina sparafina at comcast.net
Tue Jan 24 06:40:45 PST 2006


I understand that this your doing Raj.  Congrats!

sophia

Raj Singh wrote:

>For the record, neither Microsoft nor GeoTango is an OGC member at this
>time. All OGC members are listed here:
>http://www.opengeospatial.org/about/?page=members&view=Name.
>
>--Raj
>
>
>On 1/23/06 2:13 PM, "Allan Doyle" <adoyle at eogeo.org> wrote:
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>>Microsoft has been an OGC member for quite a while (since 1998, I
>>think). Terraserver is a good manifestation of what can come from
>>being aware of OGC specs.
>>
>>MS originally joined due to their interest in Mobile Location
>>Services. Carl Stephen Smyth was their representative in those days.
>>They also brought in people from their automotive unit in Ireland.
>>
>>Steve had interesting RDF-ish ideas about how to get data bundles to
>>"knit up" at the edges.
>>
>>Allan
>>
>>On Jan 23, 2006, at 13:59, Jody Garnett wrote:
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>>>Mike Liebhold wrote:
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>>>>Google has joined the Open Geospatial Consortium as a principal
>>>>member."
>>>>http://www.opengeospatial.org/about/?
>>>>page=members&view=Level#Principal
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>>>>
>>>Kinda thought they might ;-)  Now if only Yahoo will follow suite,
>>>MS is already in there
>>>due to their purchase of GeoTango...
>>>
>>>Jody
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