27 May 2005 GIS abstraction of visualization applications
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Spatial data is of crucial importance to situation awareness in the battlefield. As geo-located data from local sensors and global intelligence is gathered and made available, it becomes necessary to route, filter, analyze and present information for decision-making. GIS provides the most intuitive platform for manual/visual correlation of all the gathered information. Too often, presentation applications are tightly coupled with a GIS which limits their use of new GIS products as they emerge. This paper presents a technique for abstracting client applications from the underlying map display to accommodate the many different GIS applications used by military programs.
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Michael J. Salonish, Michael J. Salonish, Swati D. Allen, Swati D. Allen, David A. Goughnour, David A. Goughnour, } "GIS abstraction of visualization applications", Proc. SPIE 5804, Unmanned Ground Vehicle Technology VII, (27 May 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.605429; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.605429
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