Preservation of Geospatial Data Kenny Ratliff, DGI and Glen McAninch, KDLA April 22, 2008 Digital Technology Summit Lexington, Kentucky
Problem Statement • Most current data mindset • What did it look like yesterday? 5 years ago? • Burden on individual agencies to capture • Are they aware? Being done? • Storage and access of captured data • Where? Backed-up for business continuity? DGI Mission Facilitate statewide electronic geographic data sharing and its application for streamlined decision-making, greater efficiency, public protection, and economic vitality.
Kentucky Geography Network Contains 373 layers for use in GIS