GI-conf web tool

 GI-conf is a user friendly web tool which allows  full GI-cat configuration using the browser. With GI-conf you can manage the  published interfaces as well as the brokered sources. You can also edit  several other settings such as proxy parameters and  personalize this welcome page.

GI-cat clients

You are free to use any client supporting one of the published interfaces! (see the next section for a comprehensive list of the currently published interfaces)

You can also test this GI-cat instance with the following ESSI-Lab clients:

 GI-portal is a lightweight client which allows to query GI-cat  by means of the OpenSearch interface.

 GI-go geobrowser is an extended GI-cat client written in Java which allows complex queries and enhanced results presentation.

Published interfaces

The following catalog interfaces are available:
  • CSW/ISO 2.0.2 interface
    Capabilities document

  • CSW/ISO-GEO 2.0.2 interface
    Capabilities document

  • OAI-PMH 2.0 interface
    Identify response

  • OPENSEARCH interface
    OpenSearch description

    OpenSearch description

Brokered resources

Searches are being performed against the following resources:

  • HarvestedCSW Core Test Data of type CORE/SIMPLE version 0.1
    (to schedule a harvesting use GI-conf)
    The automatic harvesting of this resource is not scheduled

Server status

Free Heap memory: 1725 MB Total Heap memory: 1908 MB

Free Perm memory: 0 MB Total Perm memory: 0 MB

GI-cat interface

GI-cat features a custom SOAP interface that extends the standard OGC CSW specification and enables the following additional capabilities:

  • Configuration: to dynamically configure this GI-cat instance
  • Feedback: to retrieve feedbacks status information from this GI-cat instance
  • Incremental queries: to obtain incremental query responses from this GI-cat instance

Check the services page to see the list of available services and retrieve the related WSDLs.


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