ESRI Interoperability and Standards
Interoperability and standards are
important elements in ESRI's overall software development
and support efforts. ESRI is committed to supporting and
actively leading efforts associated with
family of software is built upon this foundation.
the OGC Interoperability Toolbar for ArcMap
- The OGC Interoperability Add-on delivers support for OpenGIS
Web Map Services (WMS) and Web Feature Services (WFS) to
the ArcGIS Desktop 8.3 products (ArcView, ArcEditor, and
ArcInfo). Using the OGC Interoperability Add-on, ArcView,
ArcEditor, and ArcInfo can also write out any feature layer
as a Geography Markup Language (GML) document that are compliant
with a specific profile and add those GML documents to any
Web support for WMS Services - ArcExplorer Web now includes
support for Web Map Services (WMS). ArcExplorer Web is an
online geographic data viewer that provides a fast, simple
way to view one or more map services in a standard Web browser
2003 issue of ArcUser
has a special section on Interoperability and Standards.
Read all about it!
Additional resources may be found
at the ESRI Interoperability and Standards page: