Issue No. 02 - April-June (2002 vol. 9)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/93.998065
<p>The volume and number of data sets about Earth are growing. However, sharing and integrating them is difficult due to incompatible data formats and platforms. The authors propose a model for information sharing and integration and use it to develop an architecture for building open, component-based, interoperable systems.</p>
S. H. Wong, D. Sarkar and S. L. Swartz, "A Middleware Architecture for Open and Interoperable GISs," in IEEE MultiMedia, vol. 9, no. , pp. 62-76, 2002.