Press Release: SGU chooses a map cloud service from Carmenta
08 June 2012 ,
The Geological Survey of Sweden (SGU) has chosen a cloud based map solution from Carmenta as a background map for their public web map services.
The map from Carmenta uses a combination of up-to-date map data from Lantmäteriet (the Swedish mapping, cadastral and land registration authority) with the latest road information from Trafikverket (The Swedish Transport Administration). The map solution is optimized for viewing on the web and can be used directly in solutions that uses the OGC´s (Open Geospatial Consortium) WMS (Web Map Service) standard. Read the press release (PDF).