Integrating Oracle Spatial With Google Earth
The world is flocking to location technologies. Whether people are searching for their houses on Google Earth, tracking their kids with GPS-enabled cell phones, or utilizing the inherent location-enabling capabilities built in to their enterprise Oracle architectures, it seems that not only is everyone interested in location but their lives and businesses also depend on it. However, as with any other set of burgeoning technologies, as technology choices grow, so does the number of data formats and complexities. This is where the open source community comes in. The open source community for geospatial technologies is not unlike other open source communities.