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Internet GIS: Distributed Geographic Information Services for the Internet and Wireless Network / Edition 1
     

Internet GIS: Distributed Geographic Information Services for the Internet and Wireless Network / Edition 1

by Zhong-Ren Peng, Michael F. Goodchild, Ming-Hsiang Tsou
 

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ISBN-10: 0471359238

ISBN-13: 9780471359234

Pub. Date: 03/14/2003

Publisher: Wiley

* Provides case studies in each chapter illustrating how principles work in practice.

• Compares strengths and weaknesses of off-the-shelf software packages.

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* Provides case studies in each chapter illustrating how principles work in practice.

• Compares strengths and weaknesses of off-the-shelf software packages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471359234
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/14/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
720
Product dimensions:
6.48(w) x 9.35(h) x 1.59(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword.

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

GIS, Internet GIS and Distributed GIServices.

Networking Fundamentals of Internet GIS.

Client/Server Computing and Distributed-Component Framework.

Technology Evolutions of Web Mapping.

Framework of Distributed Geographic Information Services.

Standards for Distributed GIServices.

Geographic Markup Language.

Commercial Web Mapping Programs.

Mobile GIS.

Quality of Service and Security Issues in Distributed GIS.

Distributed GIS in Data Warehousing and Data Sharing.

Internet GIS Applications in Intelligent Transportation Systems.

Internet GIS Appplications in Planning and Resource Management.

Conclusions and Epilogue.

Acronyms.

Index.

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