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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WMTS not loading in QGIS

I'm using QGIS 2.12 and trying to load the following WMTS layer http://geoappext.nrcan.gc.ca/arcgis/rest/services/BaseMaps/CBME_CBCE_HS_RO_3978/MapServer/WMTS/1.0.0/WMTSCapabilities.xml from ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Is it possible to use WMTS in QGIS?

Is it possible to use WMTS e.g. by http://data.wien.gv.at in QGIS? I would like to import the data published by the City of Vienna as a layer in QGIS. Is this possible at all, and if yes, how do I do ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Is gdal 2.1 is available for windows?

I would try Gdal 2.1, does someone knows if it is available for windows ? For example I would try those WMTS features : http://www.gdal.org/frmt_wmts.html
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How to change default base layer in Geonetwork 3.0?

Geonetwork seems use OpenStreetMap and MapQuest as default WMS(or WMTS).But I found nothing about that in the document. Can I change it to other WMS or WMTS?How can I do?
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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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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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MapProxy with WMTS source and reprojection

I am trying to consume Lantmateriet's WMTS source with EPSG:3006 and convert that to iOS TileOverlay compatible (GoogleMaps compatible) tile server. I cannot get it working. Can someone check this out ...
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Using Leaflet and Web Map Tile Service (WMTS)

I'm trying to use an API for rendering tiles with a Leaflet map. A link to the API looks like this and I think that the format is WMTS: ...
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WMTS, compute of coordinates

for someone skilled, I'm sure this will be piece of cake. I'm starting implementing WMTS into own application and even that I already use WMS for years, I have some troubles with understanding WMTS. ...
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Which image formats are supported by WMTS server?

I know WMTS sever delivers tiles. I am creating a generic WMTS client. I have following questions: 1) As per OpenGIS® Web Map Tile Service Implementation Standard, WMTS server can deliver tiles in ...
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EPSG900913 not working with WMTS layer

I am a GIS newbie and I am trying to get WMTS layers to work with OpenLayers 2. I do the standard procedure: Issue a GetCapabilities request. Parse the response using ...
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Mapproxy WMTS rendering in ArcGIS 10.3

I have been working on a mapproxy WMS/WMTS service for imagery. Everything has gone relatively smooth, except for when loading the WMTS service in ArcMap. Certain tiles are blurry and never adjust ...
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Geoserver WMTS Layer Gridset and ArcMap

Does anyone know what would cause ArcMap to allow a user to add a WMTS layer service using the epsg:4326 and not a custom one that uses epsg:3857? How does one create a grid set that would render ...
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Old imagery WMTS

I am looking for a web imagery tile service that provides old imagery, in the same vein as Google Earth's old imagery, but one that could be integrated into an OpenLayer or Leaflet map. Any idea ? ...
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wmts layer in Openlayers from Geoserver

I have some layers in Geoserver(latest stable) that came from PostGIS data (they belong to a store with PostGIS type and gets data from a PostGIS database) In those layers there are only WMS ...
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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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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 ...