GIS Cloud: Integration between Cloud Things and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Opportunities and Challenges

Taha Alfaqih, Mohammad Hassan
2016 International Journal of Computer Systems,   unpublished
Due the development of industries, and the big technological leap, it became necessary to integrate GIS with cloud computing namely GIS Cloud, so take advantage of the services provided by computing (Storage , Computing , networks, sharing), as well as solution many of GIS problems, which is the large size of geospatial data, which require huge storage and multi computing. In this paper we presented the opportunities and challenges of the GIS cloud applications in the four area: Geospatial
more » ... ea: Geospatial Information, Spatial Web Portal, Emergency Management, and Social Media.