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A Package for the Management of Data Quality in Geographic Information Systems

  • G. Pillirone
  • D. Visintini
Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 365)

Abstract

This work describes a software package for the evaluation of the accuracy of a digital mapping. It implements a testing procedure based on the application of statistical tests, both parametric and non-parametric. Automatic tools for data quality assessment are not yet common; for this reason, the development of a computer program for accuracy testing is an interesting result.

Keywords

Test Point Text File Digital Mapping Geographic Information System Bootstrap Algorithm 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Wien 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Pillirone
    • 1
  • D. Visintini
    • 2
  1. 1.University of UdineUdineItaly
  2. 2.INSIEL S.p.A.TriesteItaly

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