Provides an Interface to Web-Services defined as standards by the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), including Web Feature Service (WFS) for vector data, Catalogue Service (CSW) for ISO/OGC metadata and associated standards such as the common web-service specification (OWS) and OGC Filter Encoding. The long-term purpose is to add support for additional OGC service standards such as Web Coverage Service (WCS) and Web Processing Service (WPS).
R client for OGC Web-Services
ows4R is a new project that aims to set-up a pure R interface to OGC Web-Services. In a first time (ongoing work),
ows4R will target:
|Standard||Description||Supported versions||Unsupported versions||Supported R bindings||Support|
|OGC Filter||Filter Encoding||
|OGC Common||Web Service Common||
|OGC CSW||Catalogue Service||
||geometa (ISO 19115 / 19119 / 19110 / 19139 XML)||ongoing / seeking fundings|
|OGC WFS||Web Feature Service||
||sf (OGC Simple Feature)||ongoing|
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Support for additional OGC web-service standard specifications including
For more information, or if you are interested in funding this R project or to contribute to it, do not hesitate to contact me by e-mail