OGC Web Map Tile Service (WMTS) interface standard. A WMTS enabled server application can serve map tiles of spatially referenced data using tile images with predefined content, extent, and resolution.

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Difference between a WMTS and a WMS?

What is the main difference between a Web Map Tile Service (WMTS) and a Web Map Service (WMS) When should you choose one over the other? What are the (dis)advantages by choosing one ...
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Mathematics behind converting scale to resolution?

I have a ArcGIS service configured as shown in this pastbin. Specifically, the first LOD looks like this: { "level": 0, "resolution": 222.2222222222222, "scale": 256000 } I determined how ...
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QGIS 2.4: Basemap.at is displayed in poor quality

I have a huge problem displaying the austrian Basemap.at WMTS Service in QGIS 2.4. When I add the service, qgis logs multiple errors on failed tile requests. When I zoom into the map, it is displayed ...
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Openlayers tiles source with poor resolution, how zoom out?

I am using Openlayers to display a map from Vienna Open Data (Capabilities) in an app for mobiles, which have higher DPI screens. The resolution of the tiles is not so good (I suppose because they ...
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Can QGIS 2.8 load WMTS layers?

I'm having a bit of an issue loading a WMTS into QGIS 2.8. The application can connect to the WMTS, correctly identify the layers that are available and load the layer into the layer pane. However, ...
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Leaflet WMTS layer

I would like to start using Leaflet instead of OpenLayers, but I can't find a way to load WMTS layer into the map. Is that possible with Leaflet, or do I have to stick with OL? I haven't found ...
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Limit Zoom on WMTS Layer using Openlayers 2.12

I'm implementing a baselayer to be used by a Plone addon (collective.geo.openlayers). My implementation specifically creates a layer and returns it to the addon, which enables many different layers to ...
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QGIS 2.0 WMTS Issue

When using a WMTS within QGIS 2.0 (using the "?SERVICE=WMTS&REQUEST=GetCapabilities" addition) only one tile per layer is loading. The WMTS works in other GIS software and this problem would ...
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Is there a public Web Map Tiling Service (WMTS) available?

Does anyone know of an "almost always available" service URL for a public facing Web Map Tiling Service (WMTS)? I'm keen to test WMTS client capabilities without having to configure a WMTS server.
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Problem in displaying tile images using openlayers3

I have problem with displaying my TMS layer using OL3. This is my first time working with tile images this way so maybe it doesn't have to do anything with ol3, maybe I just don't understand it right. ...
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GeoServer: Receive multiple tiles from layer

Using GeoServer you can do a WMS request to receive a single PNG representation of a certain layer using something like this. ...
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XML ElementTree in ArcPy consuming WMTS XML

How do I work with the xml Element Tree to obtain the ScaleDenominator parent where ows:Identifier = default028mm? With a fair bit of swearing I have managed to hack my way into all of the WMTS ...
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Is it possible to use WMTS in QGIS?

Is it possible to use WMTS e.g. by http://data.wien.gv.at in QGIS? ich möchte gerne daten der stadt wien als WMTS-Layer in qgis hinzuladen. ist das überhaupt möglich? ich bin kein profi und bitte ...
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GeoServer WMS / WMTS with Mapnik rendering backend

I am going to migrate our current TileCache WMS-T server to a current and up to date GeoServer / GeoWebCache product. We use Mapnik as our rendering back end and I would love to keep it this way. I ...
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Error reporting with WMTS

I am looking for information regarding error reporting with WMTS. I have consulted the official documentation at http://www.opengeospatial.org/standards/wmts and I found several chapters discussing ...
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Label size changes when exporting or printing WMTS layers

I am using QGIS2.4.0 on a Windows computer. When I export a map containing OSM landscape, the labels in the output map are smaller then in the view in the composer. (even if the view in the composer ...
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Why are REST LOD (scales) different to the WMTS Capabilities XML

I have an internally published ArcGIS webmap. The Rest's Level Of Detail (LOD) reports a different number to the WMTS capabilities XML. I checked out a few public services, and found the exact same ...
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Increase maximum zoom level for a WebTiledLayer in ArcGIS

I am using the WebTiledLayer from the Javascript ArcGIS API to render a custom WMTS source. The WMTS I am using has zoom levels going from 18 to 21, however I cannot zoom in further than what appears ...
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Tileserver with time dimension

We are preparing a Tileserver to serve tiles with a time dimension that updates every day. I was wondering what could be the best approach for that or the ideas we had are a good way. To illustrate ...
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WMTS from MapProxy in QGIS and/or ArcGIS

My company wants to use imagery from a another company internally for a contract. That company's WMS has a 5+ second latency. Which I'm told is unacceptably slow. So I set up MapProxy and seeded the ...
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QGIS 2.0.1 connecting to ESRI WMTS jpeg vs jpg

I'm currently trying to troubleshoot an issue I have connecting to ESRI WMTS services. Esri ArcGIS Server seems to provide the format as JPEG via the rest service, but in the get capabilites ...
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How to get an ArcGISTiledMapServiceLayer + WMSTLayer based on same service to align?

The image below can be obtained by adding WorldTimeZone layers to the JSAPI map: wmtsLayer = new ...
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Does Geoserver support WMTS protocol?

Does Geoserver support WMTS protocol? I find only WMS WFS and WFS-T support.
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g.renderer is null. And sometimes is not

I have an TypeError: g.renderer is null while I'm loading my map application. The worst is that problem sometimes happens, sometimes not. require([ 'dojo/parser', 'dijit/layout/ContentPane', ...
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Including WMTS Layer from API in Openlayers2

I´ve generated a map API from the GBIF data portal. It shows points from the country Mali. I included the API as a WMTS in Openlayers2, but I dont know how to change the xyz accordingly, so that my ...
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What is proper succession of coordinates while specifying TopLeftCorner in TileMatrix in WMTS?

While exploring various WMTS services, I've observed that sometimes x, y pair displayed in TopLeftCorner tag of TileMatrix tags defined in TileMatrixSet have succession changed to y, x. There are at ...
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WMTS GetFeatureInfo in android

I want to create something in android like this: http://openlayers.org/dev/examples/wmts-getfeatureinfo.html I'm able to load the costum tiles with WMTS but now i need to get data to show in some kind ...
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Portal for ArcGIS WMTS layers are optimised & un-cacheable

When a WMTS in Portal for ArcGIS 10.3.1 is opened (via Portal) in an mxd, the WMTS layer properties are not standard. The; Source, Layers, and Advanced tabs are missing. When the portal WMTS layer ...
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Wrapping WTMS image & map extent

I'm using OpenLayers 3 (both v3.4 and v3.5) to display a tiled image from a NASA WMTS server and have a question about using the layer wrapX parameter on a global map. When I set wrapX=true in the ...
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Zoom levels for WMS and WMTS layers are different

I use MapProxy to 'convert' a WMTS Layer to a WMS Layer. I need to do that because my client software can handle WMS only! I have a configuration which is working but there is a problem with the ...
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Getting a WMS-like bounding box from WMTS services

I'm new to GIS and confused by all the systems that are used to request data. Every provider seems to use a different system. What I need is to request an area between coordinates (WGS-84) as a ...
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Will WMTS clients accept redirect (code 307) responses for getTile operations?

We have all of our tiles available via AWS cloudfront. Cloudfront provides local caches of data, to speed up requests from geographically dispersed clients. WMTS gettile operations typically return ...
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Add WMTS (GRB) to Arcgis Silverlight application

I want to simply add the WMTS of the GRB (agiv belgium) to my ArcGIS silverlight application (in xaml). I have found and succesfully tested the sample code on the arcgis developers website, but when I ...
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WMTS Geoserver 2.5.2 - QuantumGIS

I am trying to configure a WMTS using the version 2.5.2 of Geoserver. It seems to be quite straight forward. The problem comes when I try to connect to the WMTS using QuantumGIS 2.6.0. I have access ...
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WMTS not numbered from 0/0 with OL3js

I am requesting a WMTS which does not number tiles from 0/0, but from some arbitrary given number. Is it possible to deal with this with openlayers 3? I thought WMTS should have defined first tile of ...
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APIs to render custom WMTS source

We have a custom WMTS source which we want to show on Android and iOS. What would be my options to do this using native APIs (so no Leaflet or Open Layers)? An ideal API not only shows the maps but ...
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Getting tiles from WMTS document

I was wondering if there is a library which I can use to retrieve TileMatrix/Tile information from a WMTS Capabilities document. I have been trying to use geotools but it seems as though it does not ...
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ArcMap 10.1 and MapProxy: what is the differense between WMS, WMTS and “Layer.OSM” [closed]

On Ubuntu I have PostgreSQL, postgis, renderd, mapnik, mapproxy. 1) I have OSM. It is rendered by Mapnik. 2) Then I have MapProxy. So I have this OSM by WMS protocol. 3) I also can have this OSM ...
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How to include WMS, WMTS and WFS services using ArcGIS for Server Silverlight Builder?

Hi I am new to arcgis for server (silverlight builder) and I am wanting to include public WFS,WMS and or WMST services in an application I'm building but I just cant seem to do it. I have read that ...
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Is there a public CanTopo Web Map Tile Service (WMS / WMTS) available?

Does anyone know of a public CanTopo WMS / WMTS available anywhere? I'm assuming CanTopo is more modern / up-to-date than Toporama? Alternatively, what would be your suggestions for the most pain ...
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GeoWebCache - WMTS Directory Structure

I am trying to convert an existing tile cache (created by custom process) into a usable format/structure for a GeoWebCache WMTS layer. I cant seem to figure out the directory/naming structure ...
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How do I create a mapserver config file for tiles downloaded from WMTS service?

I have downloaded Austria official map tiles from http://www.basemap.at/index_en.html using the provided offline downloader tool. Tiles are stored in my hard disk with paths similar to ...
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WMTS layer at every scale using ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I want to display wmts layer (in KVP mode) in every scales using arcgis_js_api 3.4. When I create wmts layer and set MapWidget.scale to one that isn't in the wmts capabilities level description, ...
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Proj4Leaflet create CRS scales/resolution from WMTS getCapacilities ScaleDenominator

I trying to set up the CRS scales/resolution for a map accordingly to the provided information of an WMTS getCapabilities request. At the moment I'm playing with the following service. The service ...
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Leaflet tile rendering

I've startet tinkering with the Leaflet JS library in order to display a Web Map Tile Service (WMTS). By default Leaflet does not support the WMTS standard. An initial investigation has revealed that ...
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GeoWebCache, GeoServer and Apache Architecture

I'm configuring a new distributed GeoServer environment and I have some doubts about GWC Standalone, GeoServer & Apache architecture. I have the following architecture set in a single developing ...
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Use MapCache to forward an existing WMTS?

Is it possible to use MapCache to forward an existing WMTS? I see no source type "wmts". Could that cause any problems?
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How to query a WMTS layer with a point layer in QGIS?

With the "identify" tool it is possible to query WMTS layers. Then, you can copy the acquired attributes and afterwards the clicked coordinates, then create a CSV file with attributes/coordinates. Is ...
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Add wmts layer from Geoserver to ArcGIS viewer for Flex

Is there anyone out there who has set wmts layer from Geoserver to ArcGIS viewer for flex? I am trying to do that but without any luck. <layer label="Sample WMTS layer" type="wmts" visible="true" ...
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How to pre-render map tiles

I'm looking for a mechanism/mechanisms where by I can pre-render my own map tiles and then server them up to the client through OGC WMTS service. There are numerous ways I have searched on the web ...