Library of Congress plans geospatial search engine -- GCN

09/03/2014

... engine software solution” would let staff collect data in a variety of formats and sources, including geospatial data sets, digital images, text files, .xml, PDFs and other common file formats, the LOC said in a solicitation on FedBizOpps.

http://gcn.com/articles/2014/09/03/loc-geographic-metadata.aspx

NNSA tests cloud-based radiation data collection network -- GCN

08/28/2014

The IPT is defining the requirements, workflow, data elements, XML schemas, web services and other resources necessary for the RadResponder network. ... the existing New Jersey Radiation data exchange (XML schemas, web service definitions).

http://gcn.com/articles/2014/08/28/radresponder.aspx

LOC recommends formats for preservation of software, data sets -- GCN

08/07/2014

Linkedin ... Facebook ... Preferred formats are widely adopted marketplace standards, including XML, JSON, CSV, TSV and Excel. ... Metadata should include all applicable metadata, data dictionaries, XML schemas and technical specifications.

http://gcn.com/articles/2014/08/07/library-of-congress-preservation.aspx

NIST's future without the NSA -- GCN

07/18/2014

Will the National Institute of Standards and Technology break its close relationship ... That seems very likely following a recent report by an outside panel of experts, and it ... County mixes data center options with reference architecture

http://gcn.com/blogs/cybereye/2014/07/nist-nsa-encryption.aspx

API offers real-time parking data for cities, universities -- GCN

05/16/2014

City governments, universities and transit agencies can now add real-time parking ... The ParkerData Availability API is a RESTful service that is delivered in JSON or XML format and is access restricted via a unique authorization key.

http://gcn.com/articles/2014/05/16/parking-api.aspx

GPO's FDsys: 1 billion items served and ready for more -- GCN

05/08/2014

FDsys uses Extensible Markup Language (XML) and an ISO standard format for archival ... Metadata is provided in XML, which allows documents to be encoded in a format that is human and machine readable, making it ideal for documents being ...

http://gcn.com/articles/2014/05/08/gpo-fdsys.aspx

JSON vs. XML and the impact of design decisions -- GCN

04/16/2014

I wrote and taught a training course on XML two years before it was a standard (XML 1.0 became a W3C Recommendation on February 10, 1998) ... Second, XML schema allows users to validate whether an XML document is correct before transmission.

http://gcn.com/blogs/reality-check/2014/04/json-xml-design-tools.aspx

USAID enhances open data toolset -- GCN

04/15/2014

Close this Advertisement ... With a click, they can submit an HTTP request without authentication to see the data – in JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) or XML – that they can drop into their app to create their own tool or conduct research.

http://gcn.com/articles/2014/04/15/usaid-enhances-open-data-toolset.aspx

GPS satellites improve position accuracy, deter spoofing -- GCN

04/14/2014

GPS satellites improve position accuracy, deter spoofing ... GPS satellites will begin early broadcast of the more accurate navigation messages on ... These upgrades improve anti-jam capabilities for the warfighter and improve security for ...

http://gcn.com/blogs/pulse/2014/04/civil-gps-satellites.aspx

DARPA's dielets and the prominence of provenance -- GCN

04/09/2014

Close this Advertisement ... Linkedin ... In 2013, the W3C created a provenance data model and representations in the Web Ontology Language (OWL), Dublin Core terms (a popular set of metadata) and an extensible markup language (XML) schema.

http://gcn.com/blogs/reality-check/2014/04/data-provenance.aspx

Library of Congress plans geospatial search engine -- GCN

09/03/2014

... engine software solution” would let staff collect data in a variety of formats and sources, including geospatial data sets, digital images, text files, .xml, PDFs and other common file formats, the LOC said in a solicitation on FedBizOpps.

http://gcn.com/articles/2014/09/03/loc-geographic-metadata.aspx

NNSA tests cloud-based radiation data collection network -- GCN

08/28/2014

The IPT is defining the requirements, workflow, data elements, XML schemas, web services and other resources necessary for the RadResponder network. ... the existing New Jersey Radiation data exchange (XML schemas, web service definitions).

http://gcn.com/articles/2014/08/28/radresponder.aspx

LOC recommends formats for preservation of software, data sets -- GCN

08/07/2014

Linkedin ... Facebook ... Preferred formats are widely adopted marketplace standards, including XML, JSON, CSV, TSV and Excel. ... Metadata should include all applicable metadata, data dictionaries, XML schemas and technical specifications.

http://gcn.com/articles/2014/08/07/library-of-congress-preservation.aspx

NIST's future without the NSA -- GCN

07/18/2014

Will the National Institute of Standards and Technology break its close relationship ... That seems very likely following a recent report by an outside panel of experts, and it ... County mixes data center options with reference architecture

http://gcn.com/blogs/cybereye/2014/07/nist-nsa-encryption.aspx

API offers real-time parking data for cities, universities -- GCN

05/16/2014

City governments, universities and transit agencies can now add real-time parking ... The ParkerData Availability API is a RESTful service that is delivered in JSON or XML format and is access restricted via a unique authorization key.

http://gcn.com/articles/2014/05/16/parking-api.aspx

GPO's FDsys: 1 billion items served and ready for more -- GCN

05/08/2014

FDsys uses Extensible Markup Language (XML) and an ISO standard format for archival ... Metadata is provided in XML, which allows documents to be encoded in a format that is human and machine readable, making it ideal for documents being ...

http://gcn.com/articles/2014/05/08/gpo-fdsys.aspx

JSON vs. XML and the impact of design decisions -- GCN

04/16/2014

I wrote and taught a training course on XML two years before it was a standard (XML 1.0 became a W3C Recommendation on February 10, 1998) ... Second, XML schema allows users to validate whether an XML document is correct before transmission.

http://gcn.com/blogs/reality-check/2014/04/json-xml-design-tools.aspx

USAID enhances open data toolset -- GCN

04/15/2014

Close this Advertisement ... With a click, they can submit an HTTP request without authentication to see the data – in JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) or XML – that they can drop into their app to create their own tool or conduct research.

http://gcn.com/articles/2014/04/15/usaid-enhances-open-data-toolset.aspx

GPS satellites improve position accuracy, deter spoofing -- GCN

04/14/2014

GPS satellites improve position accuracy, deter spoofing ... GPS satellites will begin early broadcast of the more accurate navigation messages on ... These upgrades improve anti-jam capabilities for the warfighter and improve security for ...

http://gcn.com/blogs/pulse/2014/04/civil-gps-satellites.aspx

DARPA's dielets and the prominence of provenance -- GCN

04/09/2014

Close this Advertisement ... Linkedin ... In 2013, the W3C created a provenance data model and representations in the Web Ontology Language (OWL), Dublin Core terms (a popular set of metadata) and an extensible markup language (XML) schema.

http://gcn.com/blogs/reality-check/2014/04/data-provenance.aspx