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Historical Data Working Group 06 Work Plan

2006

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Agency Name: NARA/USGS/FSA/CIESIN/NCState 

Working Group: Historical Data Committee 

Background: Worked last fiscal year on broadening community knowledge of efforts to preserve GIS data in perpetuity. 

Objectives: Determine the strengths and weaknesses of preserving GIS data in GML v.3 format. 

Benefits or Justification/Legal Mandate: Establishes viability of nonproprietary format for preserving GIS data over the long term. 

Scope of Work: Create Wiki website for population of data table that documents the GML schema, its design, vendor support, and learning experiences discovered using the various schema. 

Milestones, Schedule, and Budget   

ActionDateWho?Others?Budget

Form 3 person team to identify and establish Wiki site

By October 31

Brett Abrams

 

None

Mete out responsibilities for populating data table at Wiki site

By November 30

Steve Morris

 

 

 

Populate table with known GML schema types

By February 15

Everyone

 

 

Contact vendors regarding potential demonstrations of products

Between March 1 and June 15

Everyone

 

 

Potential to begin tests of GML schemas

By July 31

 

 

 

Draft results summary

By 9/15

 

 

 

   

DRAFT

 

 

Identification of funding sources or requests

 

 

Points of Contact, Contact Info, and Area of Responsibility

Last Updated: Sep 06, 2006 11:18 AM
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