: Public Note
Created: 14/05/2012 12:22:57
Modified: 23/05/2012 18:12:58
This domain model is a view of the INSPIRE Geoportal implementation.<br /></p><p><br /></p><p>It illustrates the implementation of the concepts described in the INSPIRE Directive, the Metadata Regulation, the Network Service Regulation and the Technical Guidelines for Discovery, View and Download Services.<br /></p><p><br /></p><p>In order to decouple the implementation from the multiplicity of data models of the various metadata sources, the Geoportal transforms incoming metadata into an internal format, modeled following the INSPIRE regulations as far as possible.<br /></p><p><br /></p><p><ul><li>The <b>'common' </b>package contains object classes for concepts defined in the Metadata and Network Service regulations.</li><br /></p><p></ul><br /></p><p><ul><li>The <b>'geoportal' </b>package contains classes of objects that either extend those defined in the 'common' package or that are new and introduced for the Geoportal implementation.</li><br /></p><p></ul><br /></p>