ABSTRACT

Web services, cloud computing, location based services, NoSQLdatabases, and Semantic Web offer new ways of accessing, analyzing, and elaborating geo-spatial information in both real-world and virtual spaces. This book explores the how-to of the most promising recurrent technologies and trends in GIS, such as Semantic GIS, Web GIS, Mobile GIS, NoSQL

chapter 1|19 pages

Preparing Array Analytics for the Data Tsunami

ByPeter Baumann, Jinsongdi Yu, Dimitar Misev, Kinga Lipskoch

chapter 2|30 pages

Similarity Join for Big Geographic Data

ByYasin N. Silva, Jason M. Reed, Lisa M. Tsosie, Timothy A. Matti

chapter 3|23 pages

Spatial Index Schemes for Cloud Environments

ByWen-Chih Peng, Ling-Yin Wei, Ya-Ting Hsu, Yi-Chin Pan

chapter 4|31 pages

NoSQL Geographic Databases: An Overview

ByCláudio de Souza Baptista,Carlos Eduardo Santos Pires,

chapter 5|38 pages

Web Services Composition and Geographic Information

ByPasquale Di Giovanni, Michela Bertolotto, Giuliana Vitiello

chapter 6|30 pages

Database Server Models for WMS and WFS Geographic Web

ByServices

chapter 9|43 pages

GeoBI Architecture Based on Free Software: Experience

Byand Review

chapter 10|43 pages

Semantic Similarity based on Weighted Ontology

ByElaheh Pourabbas