Naming Authority Policy Documents

 

OGC Naming Authority (OGC-NA) Policies & Procedures

This document describes the procedures used by the OGC Naming Authority for the assignment and registration of OGC names.
Download: pdf OGC Naming Authority: Policies and Procedures (09-046r2)

OGC-NA Name type specification - documents

This document specifies a rule for constructing OGC names that may be used for identifying documents and elements within a document.
Download: pdf OGC-NA Name type specification - documents (09-047r3)

OGC-NA Name type specification - definitions: Part 1 - basic name

This document specifies a rule for constructing OGC names that may be used for identifying definitions.
Download: pdf OGC-NA Name type specification - definitions (09-048r3)

OGC-NA Name type specification - ontology resources

This document specifies a rule the use of the /ont/ namespace for ontology resources.
Download: pdf OGC-NA Name type specification - ontology resources (12-081)

OGC-NA Name type specification - specification elements

This document specifies a rule for constructing OGC names that may be used for identifying specification elements defined in the OGC Specification Model – Modular Specification.
Download: pdf OGC-NA Name type specification - specification elements (10-103)

A Uniform Resource Name (URN) Namespace for the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)

The Official IETF RFC 5165 : This document describes a Uniform Resource Name (URN) namespace that is engineered by the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) for naming persistent resources published by the OGC. The formal Namespace IDentifier (NID) is "ogc".
Download: pdf A Uniform Resource Name (URN) Namespace for the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)