Welcome to INSPIRE in Practice!

INSPIRE in Practice is a key piece of the new INSPIRE Knowledge Base website helping stakeholders to discover and share approaches to implementing and using INSPIRE.

It is a collaborative platform that brings together different players involved in INSPIRE in a single place, facilitating the exchange of geospatial know-how and expertise that they have accumulated over time while dealing with INSPIRE and the various solutions that can be used in practice.

More specifically, the platform is targeted at INSPIRE implementers, solution providers, and end-user application developers.

If you are one of these stakeholders, you can actively participate by

The platform is open to all, where you can simply learn from others' knowledge by browsing, asking questions or commenting.



Do not begin from scratch! Save resources by discovering how skilled practitioners are implementing INSPIRE

Document your experience to benefit you and the community

Discover tools that can help you implement INSPIRE and find out who else is using them

Get to know interesting apps powered by SDIs and show what your data can do

Solution provider

Promote your software, service or other solution

Stand out from the competition by linking your tools to INSPIRE's implementation tasks

Find out who is already using your solution

Get to know potential customers and development opportunities

Get feedback from the INSPIRE implementer and user community

Application developer

Discover the potential of SDIs and find apps that are INSPIRE-powered

Understand how INSPIRE can help you to create innovative web applications and mobile apps

Showcase your app to reach more users

Provide tangible evidence of the benefits coming from using SDIs and INSPIRE

The topics

3D 3D virtual globe Access Control aerial images AI Analysis analytics API App application schema Are3na Atom atomfeed authoring Availability Azores batch Big Data broker cache Cadaster Capacity testing catalog Client cloud services CMS code list code lists controlled vocabulary coordinate systems coverage crawler Crowdsourcing CSW customisation database DCAT DCAT-AP diagrams Disaster Management Documentation Dublin Core Earth Observation EASIN edge-matching ETF ETL event Extension Fires gazetteer Generator geocoding geodata management GeoDCAT-AP geometric algorithms Geometry Validation geonode geoparsing geoportal geoprocessing geoserver GEOSTAT geostatistics geotagging GeoXACML globe GML GPS GPX grid harvesting HILUCS hosting INSPIRE INSPIRE central component INSPIRE dataset INSPIRE Discovery Service INSPIRE Download Service INSPIRE Geoportal INSPIRE metadata INSPIRE pre-defined WFS INSPIRE theme INSPIRE View Service INSPIRE WCS Reference Implementation interoperability IP ISA ISO 19115 ISO 19119 ISO 19135 ISO 19139 Italy JSON KML KPI landslide Susceptibility layer LDAP LiDAR Linked Data manifestation map MARC 21 mashups MDI-DE MetaCRS metadata metadata editor metadata quality metadata template Metocean modelling Monitoring multi-dimensional mygeoss NASA Natura 2000 Natural Hazard NetCDF noise OAI-PMH observations OCL OGC OGC Compliance Program Open data OpenGL OpenSearch ortho-rectification OSGeo Outdoor PDOK performance photogrammetry PID pilgrimage planar partitions portrayal projections proxy QGIS Quality of Service RASTER RDF Register registry Remote Sensing rendering reporting RESTful API retrieval reverse geocoding RoR routing SaaS Scenario 1 schema.org schema transformation Schematron SDI SDK search engine semantic SEMIC sensor sensor data management SensorML shop simulations SKOS SOS SPARQL spatial analysis spatial index spatio-temporal Statistics Survey SVG SWE thesaurus THREDDS TMS Tourism trail transformation transport UML Usage validation Validator vector VGI Viewer Visualisation Water Framework Directive water management WCS weather forecast WebGL web metrics WFS WMC WMS WMTS WPS XSLT