Information technology -- Spatial Reference Model (SRM)

ISO/IEC 18026:2009 specifies the Spatial Reference Model (SRM) defining relevant aspects of spatial positioning and related information processing. The SRM allows precise and unambiguous specification of geometric properties such as position (location), direction, and distance. The SRM addresses the needs of a broad community of users, who have a range of accuracy and performance requirements in computationally intensive applications. Aspects of ISO/IEC 18026:2009 apply to, but are not limited to: mapping, charting, geodesy, and imagery; topography; location-based services; oceanography; meteorology and climatology; interplanetary and planetary sciences; embedded systems; and modelling and simulation. The application program interface supports more than 30 forms of position representation. To ensure that spatial operations are performed consistently, the application program interface specifies conversion operations with functionality defined to ensure high precision transformation between alternative representations of geometric properties. ISO/IEC 18026:2009 is not intended to replace the standards and specifications developed by ISO/TC 211, ISO/TC 184, the International Astronomical Union (IAU), and the International Association of Geodesy (IAG). It is applicable to applications whose spatial information requirements overlap two or more of the application areas that are the scope of the work of ISO/TC 211, ISO/TC 184, the IAU, and the IAG.

Technologies de l'information -- Modèle de référence spatial (SRM)

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Published
Publication Date
12-Jul-2009
Current Stage
9020 - International Standard under periodical review
Start Date
15-Jul-2020
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INTERNATIONAL ISO/IEC
STANDARD 18026
Second edition
2009-07-15
Information technology — Spatial
Reference Model (SRM)
Technologies de l'information — Modèle de référence spatial (SRM)
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ISO/IEC 18026:2009(E)
ISO/IEC 2009
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