Acronyms and Abbreviations

ANSI American National Standards Institute
API Application Programming Interface
ATOM The Atom Syndication Format
CAD ili CADD Computer-aided design and drafting
CC Creative Commons
Cat SWG Catalog Revision Standards Working Group
CEN Comité Européen de Normalisation
European Committee for Standardization
Europäisches Komitee für Normung
CityGML City Geography Markup Language
CROPOS Croatian Positioning System
CROTIS Croatian Topographic Information System
CRS Coordinate Reference System
CS Catalogue Service
CSW Catalog Service for the Web
DGU Državna geodetska uprava
DIGEST DIgital Geographic Information Exchange STandard
DQ Data Quality
DT DS Drafting Team Data Specifications (INSPIRE)
DWG Domain Working Group
E,N E - Easting - eastern coordinate,
N - Northing - northern coordinate
Coordinates in the projection plane.
EDEN l'Equipe D'Experts en Normalisation
EEA European Environment Agency
eGIF eGovernment Interoperability Framework
EGM Euro Global Map
EGN EuroGeoNames
EIA Environmental Impact Assessment
EIF European Interoperability Framework
EIR Environmental Information Regulations
EIS European Interoperability Strategy
ELF European Location Framework
ELRA European Land Registry Association
EO Earth Observation
EOSDIS Earth Observing System Data and Information System
EPSG European Petroleum Survey Group
ESDI European Spatial Data Infrastructure
ESDIN European Spatial Data Infrastructure Network
ESO European Standardization Organization
ESS Earth Systems Science
ETRS89 European Terrestrial Reference System 1989
EU European Union
EULIS European Land Information Service
EUNIS European Nature Information System
EUREF European Reference Frame
EUROGI European Umbrella Organization for Geographic Information
EuroSDR European Spatial Data Research
EUROSTAT Statistical Office of the European Communities
EUSIS European Soil Information System
EUVN European Vertical Reference Network
EVRS European Vertical Reference System
EZ Europska zajednica
FGDC Federal Geographic Data Committee
FIG International Federation of Surveyors
FTP File Transfer Protocol
GCM Generic Conceptual Model (INSPIRE)
GEMET GEneral Multilingual Environmental Thesaurus
GeoAPI GeoAPI Interface Standard
GEOSS Global Earth Observation System of Systems
GeoTIFF Geo Tagged Image File Format
GIF Graphics Interchange Format
GIS Geographic Information System
GISCO Geographic Information System of the European Commission
GMD Geoscientific Model Development
GMES Global Monitoring for Environment and Security
GML Geography Markup Language
GNSS Global Navigation Satellite System
GO Geospatial Objects
GPS Global Positioning System
GRS80 Geodetic Reference System 1980
GSDI Global Spatial Data Infrastructure
GTOS Global Terrestrial Observing System
h Geodetic (ellipsoidal) height - height from the surface of the reference ellipsoid to the observation poin along the normal to the ellipsoid.
H Height with respect to the gravitational force acceleration field (eg from the surface of the geoid to the observation point along the real center of gravity)
HDF Hierarchical Data Format
HDKS Hrvatski državni koordinatni sustav
HDKS1901_GK Hrvatski državni koordinatni sustav 1901, Gauss-Krügerove projekcije
HKOIG Hrvatska komora ovlaštenih inženjera geodezije
HRN Hrvatska norma
HTML Hypertext Markup Language
HTRS96/TM Hrvatski terestički referentni sustav 1996 poprečne Mercatorove projekcije
HTTP HyperText Transfer Protocol
HTTPS HyperText Transfer Protocol Secure
HVRS71 Hrvatski visinski referentni sustav 1971
HZN Hrvatski zavod za norme
IAG International Association of Geodesy
ICA International Cartographic Association
ICS International Classification Code
ICT Information and Communications Technology
ID IDentifier
IKT Informacijsko-komunikacijska tehnologija
INSPIRE Infrastructure for Spatial Information in the Europe
IPP Infrastruktura prostornih podataka
IR Implementing Rules
ISA Interoperability Solutions for European Public Administrations
ISIC International Standard Industrial Classification
ISO International Organization for Standardization
ISO/IEC ISO/International Electrotechnical Commission
ISO TC 211 ISO Technical Committee 211
ISO/TS ISO Technical Specification
ITRS International Terrestrial Reference System
JRC Joint Research Centre
KML Keyhole Markup Language
LAEA Lambert Azimuthal Equal Area Projection
LAU Local Administrative Units
LMO Legally Mandated Organization
MD Metadata
MEF Metadata Exchange Format
N multiple value
NIPP Nacionalna infrastruktura prostornih podataka
NIST National Institute of Standards and Technology
NMA National Mapping Agency
NMCA National Mapping and Cadastral Agency
NN Narodne novine
NRE Natural Resources and Environment
NSDI National Spatial Data Infrastructure
NUTS Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (EUROSTAT)
O obvezan
OASIS Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards
OCL Object Constraint Language
OGC Open Geospatial Consortium
OLS OGC Location Services
OMA Open Mobile Alliance
ORM Object Relational Mapping
OWL Web Ontology Language
OWS OGC Web Services
O&M Observations and Measurements
PCC Permanent Committee on Cadastre in the European Union
PKI Public Key Infrastructure
PSI Public Sector Information
RDM Reference Data and Metadata
RDF Resource Description Framework
SDI Spatial Data Infrastructure
SDTS Spatial Data Transfer Standard
SEIS Shared Environmental Information System
SensorML Sensor Markup Language
SFTP SSH File Transfer Protocol
SGA State Geodetic Administration
SOA Services Oriented Architecture
SOAP Simple Object Access Protocol
SOS Sensor Observation Service
SQL Structured Query Language
STANAG NATO STANdardization AGreement
SWG Standards Working Group
TC Technical Committee
TC P&P Technical Committee Policies and Procedures
TIFF Tagged Image File Format
TML Transducer Markup Language
TR Technical Report
TS Technical Specification
U Uvjetan
UML Unified Modeling Language
UN United Nations
UNEP United Nations Environment Programme
UNGEGN United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names
UN GGIM UN  Global Geospatial Information Management
UNGIWG United Nations Geographical Information Working Group
UNSDI United Nations Spatial Data Infrastructure
URI Unique Resource Identifier
URL Uniform Resource Locator
URN Uniform Resource Name
UTF Unicode Transformation Format
UTM Universal Transverse Mercator
UUID Universal Unique Identifier
W3C World Wide Web Consortium
WaterML Water Markup Language
WCS Web Coverage Service
WCTS Web Coordinate Transformation Service
WFS Web Feature Service
WG  Working group
WMS Web Map Service
WMS SWG Web Map Service Standards Working Group
WMTS Web Map Tile Service
WPS Web Processing Service
WS Web Services
WSDL Web Service Definition Language
WTS Web Terrain Service
XML eXtensible Markup Language
XPath XML Path Language
XSD XML Schema Definition
X, Y Coordinates in the projection plane
X, Y, Z Coordinates of the three-dimensional Cartesian coordinate system
ZIPP Zagrebačka infrastruktura prostornih podataka
WGS84  World Geodetic System 1984 
φ Geodetic (ellipsoidal) latitude
λ Geodetic (ellipsoidal) longitude