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Design of a Generic Mobile GIS for Professional Users

Kuper, Paul V.

There are multiple location-based services (LBSs) and mobile GIS available for a wide range of applications. Usually such applications are developed to solve a restricted task within a restricted environment. The focus on a particular task is strong, and therefore, such applications can usually not be used in multiple environments. To overcome this issue, this paper presents a concept of a generic professional mobile GIS with a focus on interoperability. Firstly, common issues of mobile applications are presented, and their impact on the development of mobile GIS is analyzed. Subsequently, a new approach for a generic mobile GIS for professional users is presented. Based on multiple OGC standards, the approach leads to a system that can be used in various applications where the quality of surveyed data and analysis capabilities are improved. To prove the strength of the approach with GeoTechMobile, a prototype is presented and evaluated in a case study.

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DOI: 10.5445/IR/1000087383
Veröffentlicht am 12.11.2018
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Zugehörige Institution(en) am KIT Geodätisches Institut (GIK)
Publikationstyp Zeitschriftenaufsatz
Jahr 2018
Sprache Englisch
Identifikator ISSN: 2220-9964
KITopen-ID: 1000087383
Erschienen in ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information
Band 7
Heft 11
Seiten Article: 422
Bemerkung zur Veröffentlichung Gefördert durch den KIT-Publikationsfonds
Vorab online veröffentlicht am 31.10.2018
Schlagworte mobile GIS; interoperability; location-based services; geodata infrastructure
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