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Title: "The Importance of Going"
Author: Open Geospatial Consortium
Publication Date: July 5 2005
Free/Fee: Free Access
Reads: 8326
Abstract: Standardization is the reason for the success of the Internet, the World Wide Web, e-Commerce, and the emerging wireless revolution. The reason is simple: our world is going through a communications revolution on top of a computing revolution. Communication means &quot;transmitting or exchanging through a common system of symbols, signs or behavior.&quot; Standardization means &quot;agreeing on a common system.&quot;
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