Web Processing Service (WPS) Interface Standard provides rules for standardizing how inputs and outputs (requests and responses) for geospatial processing services, such as polygon overlay.

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Why all WFS and WPS are CGI based?

Even though we have a lot of web technologies now, why are all WFS and WPS still cgi based? PHP allows tp read from postgres or other db's and HTML5Canvas or SVG can render the maps on the web. ...
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How to send WPS request using OpenLayers

I have generated the WPS request below using GeoServer's WPS Request Builder. I wish to append more parameters to this request (geometry selection), and then send it either using GET or POST from ...
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WPSExecute Format Issue

I have: function createWPSExecuteRequest(namespace, layerName, popFilter) { var request = OpenLayers.Format.XML.prototype.write(new OpenLayers.Format.WPSExecute().writeNode('wps:Execute', { ...
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GeoServer WPS Aggregation Functions Example

The scenario: I want to present a user with names of polygons from a layer in GeoServer. I then display the polygon(s) whose name(s) the user selected. What I've done: I have a search box, which ...
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OpenLayers WPS function fails in IE

I am making a WPS call in OpenLayers which works successfully in Chrome and Firefox but not in IE9. The response from IE tells me "Process failed during execution\nCould not convert to target type ...
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Why it is still not common to publish and use WPS?

I tried to find some online platform-independent GIS services that could be called by any programming language and doing various GIS operations - like intersection, data format conversion, ...
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Looking for a Public WPS Service

Can anyone point me to a public WPS (Web Processing Service)? I need to do some testing on it and results in Google and Bing show nothing. Thanks.
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What options are available for free Web Processing Service (WPS) client?

A number of products seem to be implementing the server side of the OGC Web Processing Service (WPS 1.0.0) and these are listed here. However, for the client side there are fewer options. Has ...