OGC Implementation Specifications
This document is the specification for the OpenSearch extension for Earth Observation collections and products search.
This standard is intended to provide a very simple way to make queries to a repository that contains Earth Observation information and to allow syndication of repositories.
This OGC standard specifies the Geo and Time extensions to the OpenSearch query protocol. OpenSearch is a collection of simple formats for the sharing of search results.
The OpenSearch description document format can be used to describe a search engine so that it can be used by search client applications. The OpenSearch description format allows the use of extensions that allow search engines to request a specific and contextual query parameter from search clients.
The OpenSearch response elements can be used to extend existing syndication formats, such as RSS and Atom, with...