Laboratory of Advanced Information and Technology Standards, School of Computational Science, George Mason University
Data Center Description
Laboratory of Advanced Information and Technology Standards, School of Computational Science, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, now is located off-campus near the Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA in Maryland. owns more than 2000 sqare feet space including offices, one conference/class room, and computer rooms. LAITS is a member of National Committee on Information Technology Standards Technical Committee L1. LAITS is a member of Open GIS Consortium (OGC).
LAITS's Misson Participating in and leading the research and application of GRID in Earth and Space Science. Developing advanced information technologies for Earth and Space Sciences, such as WebGIS, 3DGIS, Wireless GIS, Ubiquitous mobile geocomputing, and geoinformation services of all. Participating in and leading the development of federal, national, and international standards in the areas of geographic information science and remote sensing, such as HDF-EOS, Geospatial Metedata.