OGC honored Jacobs University Professor Peter Baumann with Kenneth D. Gardels Award

Peter Baumann, Professor of Computer Science at Jacobs University and director of rasdaman GmbH, has been honored with the Kenneth D. Gardels Award by the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC). The OGC Board of Directors awarded the prize to Peter Baumann […]

New SQL ISO standard to aid spatial datasets

Multi-dimensional sensor, image, simulation output, and statistics data make up for most of the “Big Data” in science and engineering. Some weeks ago, it came to a decision to extend the SQL database language with massive multi-dimensional arrays. Initiated by […]

European Commission embraces the Big Data revolution!

PublicaMundi, being a research project working to make big open geospatial data easier to share, discover, and reuse, is really excited for the European Commission’s (EC) first official strategy to promote the data-driven economy in the EU! In July 2014, […]

Impressions from the Athens GeoDataCamp

The first PublicaMundi GeoDataCamp took place this Friday 30th May 2014 in Athens, right in the heart of our growing innovation and open community, InnovAthens. The IMIS team, along with our colleagues from GET and rasdaman welcomed all participants, wondered […]