Fundamental problems in Web services for GIScience applications
- Paradoxes and chaos in the concept and context of Web services
- High performance infrastructure for geospatial service
- Syntactic API, SOAP and GML
- The semantics of Web services
- Service discovery
- Service-oriented architecture (SOA)
- Service composition
- Dynamic service invocation
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