[OSGeo-Discuss] United States Federal Agencies Primary Spatial Data Providers Have Best Transparency Plans?

2010-05-04 Thread Landon Blake
ProPublica has a story from yesterday about a review of plans on government transparency from United States federal agencies. It looks like the agencies that deal with a lot of geospatial data scored the best. This includes NASA, Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the EPA:

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Raster catalog ideas [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]

2010-05-04 Thread Lucena, Ivan
Hi Mike, Bruce, We went to that discussion a couple of year ago, and by that time there was some strong opinion against storing raster data on databases, but it look like time has changed things a little bit. Am I right to say that? I can see basically three reasons for that. 1. Data volume.