This workshop has been developed for the INSPIRE Conference 2016 - Workshop #323.
It provides an overview of two standard data-access protocols and showcases how a Web Coverage Service can be of benefit for Europe's geospatial data landscape. Hands-on training will be provided, showing how data can be accessed, processed and retrieved via a WC(P)S.
The workshop covers following topics:
- Introduction to Web Coverage Service 2.0 and Web Coverage Processing Service 1.0
- Request types of WCS and WCPS
- Data access, processing and retrieval
- Integration of WC(P)S requests into processing routines or usage of WC(P)S to built custom web applications