The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences
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Articles | Volume XL-4/W3
13 Nov 2013
 | 13 Nov 2013

The Design of Geo-Spatial Metadata Architecture for Digital Boundary

J.-X. Zhao, J. Zhang, and Y.-B. Cao

Keywords: Geo-spatial metadata; Field specific metadata; Digital Boundary; Architecture framework

Abstract. This paper analyzes the significance of geospatial metadata technology in the "Digital Boundary" project. In the study of boundary data types and characteristics, the architecture framework of geospatial metadata is designed. It lays foundation for establishing detailed content of all kinds of metadata as the next step.