Oracle strongly supports and helps to shape open standards in the spatial area. Below are some of the standards and organizations that Oracle supports and participates in.
The Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc (OGC) is an international industry consortium of companies, government agencies and universities participating in a consensus process to develop publicly available interface specifications. OpenGIS® Specifications support interoperable solutions that "geo-enable" the Web, wireless and location-based services, and mainstream IT. The specifications empower technology developers to make complex spatial information and services accessible and useful with all kinds of applications.
This market report was written and reviewed by members of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) to provide a simple guide to the EU INSPIRE Directive from an open standards perspective.
ISO/TC 211 Geographic information/Geomatics is responsible for the International Organization for Standardization geographic information series of standards. Further information about the committee, fact sheets, and other documents can be found at www.isotc211.org .
Oracle Database (Locator) and Oracle Spatial and Graph support the following ISO standards: