GEOSSCommonInfrastructure Allow GEOSS resources to be easily discovered and accessed. Improve interoperability for existing and future observation systems. Build an Open Infrastructure in accordance with the GEOSS Data Sharing Principles.
Focus on searching Home Page information organized into three main areas in order to simplify the user interface: Data; News; Community. Easy to navigate for the non-GEO-specialist The New GEO Portal
Fast to downloadNo plugin neededSuitable accessed from the most common Browsers & O/S2D map and directly linked to results (geo extension, WMS/WFS layers, etc.)Ontology and Semantic optionsAvailable in a number of languagesInteractive audio (on/off)Sensitive help when hovering on any element of the interfaceVideo Tutorials Evolution Main Drivers Social credentials to log in to the Portal, should the user wish toPossibility to annotate/evaluate results to enrich their related metadataAdd entries in the GEO CalendarIntegration with Single Sign-On (Dependant of AIP 6)Follow us and Share functions
Discovery Map and Search boxes on the first and foremost spot Data Providers News Community Social Featured Data The Home Page
New 2D Map Result Icons Grouping Dead Links Handling Social Like: Evaluation/Annotation of Discovered Resources New Search Panel, including Semantic option and GEOSS Data Core flag Filter & Order by Hovering Preview Search & Result Page
Contribution to GEO C1 - Advances in Life-cycle Data Management IN-02 Earth Data Sets C1 - Evolution and Enhancement of the GCI C2 - Operations and Maintenance of GCI Components IN-03 GEOSS Common Infrastructure C1 - Worldwide Communication Network of Networks IN-04 GEOSS Communication Networks C1 - GEOSS Design and Interoperability IN-05 GEOSS Design Interoperability C2 - Operational Systems for Monitoring of Marine and Coastal Ecosystems SB-01 Oceans and Society: Blue Planet C1 - Global Land Cover Datasets and Service SB-02 Global Land Cover C2 - Definition, Implementation and Operations of the GFOI in Support of National Forest Information Systems SB-03 Global Forest Observation C1 - Disaster Management Systems C2 Geohazards Monitoring, Alert, and Risk Assessment DI-01 Informing Risk Management and Disaster Reduction C1 - Integrated Water-cycle Products and Services C5 - Information System Development and Capacity Building WA-01 Integrated Water Information
The Prezi presentation of the New GEO Portal can be found at: The New GEO Web Portal: evolution towards the 2014 GEO Ministerial Summit Many Thanks