Examind Community in a nutshell
Examind Community is a geographic server written in Java. Much more powerful than a simple GIS, it allows its users managing and sharing their spatial data through a large number of interoperable services.
Examind Community allows to share all forms of data through a wide variety, OGC services from the classical ones (WMS and WMTS) to less common (SOS and WPS). The interoperability requirement is echoed processing libraries which propose the use of accepted standard ( SLD, “OWS:Context”, etc.) and relies on the GeoAPI programming interface.
The Examind Community project is under the Apache 2.0 license ( http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0 ) and benefits from many contributions of its community. This distribution method ensures the sustainability of internally developed business applications.
A single programming language
All functionalities provided by Examind Community are written in Java. This programming language, both popular and structured, makes Examind Community a coherent and homogeneous tool easy to maintain.
Examind Community provides REST APIs to developers allowing an easy integration of the geographic information into the existing Geographic Information Systems.
Ergonomic graphical user interfaces
Examind Community graphical user interfaces were carried out with the expertise of an ergonomist in order to allow the easy handle of the most advanced features.
Management data / metadata
Examind Community allows reading data and metadata, for greater ease of use. Metadata can be broadcasted via CSW web service.
Examind Community allows to customize maps in a very advanced way thanks to a seemingly infinite numbers of styles. So, each data can be emphasised in a optimal way.