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NURTURING THE GEOGRAPHIC DATA EXPERTS OF THE FUTURE

How the Spatial Information Service is inspiring the next generation in geospatial information. The Spatial Information Service (SIS) is part of the Improvement Service (IS) – the national improvement organisation for Scottish local government – and is responsible for bringing together local government spatial data to make it more useful and accessible. SIS currently runs […]

Beyond INSPIRE: Using the Scottish Spatial Data Infrustructure (SSDI) as a metadata store.

On September 12th 2017 at the One Scotland Mapping Agreement (OSMA) Annual Conference, the Spatial Hub presented a case study on the semi-integration of the Scottish Spatial Data Infrastructure (SSDI)┬áin the Spatial Hub data publication workflow. This blog post includes a summary of this presentation, the slides shown to the attendees, parts of the code […]

Unleashing the Value of Local Government Data

Iain McKay, Head of Spatial Information at the Improvement Service, explains to DIGIT the role of the Spatial Hub, and the challenge of providing access to quality datasets in testing economic times. Unleashing the Value of Local Government Data