The Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC) announced that is has selected the OASIS standard ebRIM (Electronic business Registry Information Model) as the preferred cataloguing metamodel foundation for future application profiles of the OpenGIS Catalogue Service Web (CS-W) specification. The catalogue specification defines the information required to support discovery and search for data and services and ebRIM provides the requirements to support registration of services like those specified in many OGC standards, as well as geospatial data and other resources.
- Technical specification and appendices
- Core and business signal schemas with documentation
- A transformation snippet to enable previous versions, and other supporting details
Collaborative business processes using ebBP encompass some basic premises and include:
Partners or parties
Roles that partners or parties assume
The Cover Pages is a comprehensive, online reference collection supporting the XML family of markup language standards, XML vocabularies, and related structured information standards. The Cover Pages Technology Report on Electronic Business XML Initiative (ebXML) provides links to principal references, briefing materials, related technologies, and more.
Every year it seems around this time - we see some attempt at negative disingenuous reporting regarding ebXML. The latest outburst is from Forrester Research. You can read a critique of th