Web Map Service Layer (WMS)

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Summary - Web Map Service Layer (WMS)

Pieter De Graef

Plug-in Type:Layer implementation
Status:Graduated  Code Style rating Provenance review rating Documentation rating Test coverage rating
Compatibility: back-end
Support Type:Official Geomajas plug-in

Community & Documentation

Plug-in description

This plug-in adds a WMS (Web Map Service) raster layer to Geomajas. WMS is an open standard from the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) for providing georeferenced raster layers.

Similar to the other Geomajas layer plug-ins, the WMS layer provides access to external data sources. In other words, this plug-in will not create a WMS server out of your Geomajas application, but if you whish to include your own raster images, set up a WMS server, and use this plug-in to read from it.

Using this plug-in in Maven

In order to use this plug-in in your Maven-project, add the following dependency to the pom.xml: