ISO 19119:2005 Geographic information - Services

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Full name ISO 19119:2005, Geographic information – Services
Version Edition 1
Amendments Amendment 1
Corrigenda None
Published by ISO/TC 211
Languages English, French
Online overview
Type of standard ISO International Standard
Meta level
Related standard(s) ISO 19128:2005, Geographic information – Web Map Server interface
ISO 19142:2010, Geographic information – Web Feature Service
Application ISO 19119 is a high-level standard that describes service architectural patterns, presents a taxonomy for geographic services, and provides guidelines for the selection of services. OGC Web Service Common Implementation Specification is a similar standard.
Conformance classes Service architecture test module
Service specification test module
Implementation benefits The taxonomy provides standard terms that can be used to describe services in a standard way. ISO 19119 provides details on chaining patterns that assist developers when implementing a service chain. Furthermore, the standard defines the basic concepts required when developing or implementing services to ensure integration and interoperability of the services.
Products Standards such as Web Map Server and Web Feature Service are based on the concepts described in ISO 19119.