wiki:1q2007

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Update on developments in the first Quarter of 2007

Work has been concentrated on a couple of aspects of the project lately. They are:

  • Development of GeoNetwork opensource version 2.1 resulting in beta releases
  • Work related to the OSGEO incubation process

Development of version 2.1

A lot of development has been going over the last 9 months. Many new functions have been added and existing ones have been enhanced. The plan is to release a final version 2.1 of the catalog software towards the end of April 2007. Here's a summary of what has been developed for this release:

  • Support for the ISO-19115 metadata standard, formatted and validated against the ISO-19139 implementation schema. Read more and also refer to the ISO19115 / 19139 confusion for more details on those standards.
  • Support for the OGC Catalog Services for the Web (OGC-CSW 2.0.1) base specification, based on the ISO application profile. Read more
  • Web based harvesting configuration, scheduling and monitoring between GeoNetwork opensource nodes and from Web accessible folders Read more
  • Embedded thesaurus support, both in the metadata editor and in the search
  • Improved multi-lingual support with online translation functionality for categories, regions etc...