2.4.2 Recommended service-level metadata
You should attempt to fill in as much service level metadata as possible, in addition to the mandated metadata (above) we recommend that as a minimum you also populate the following.
Note, the indicative XPATH in the below tables relates to the GetCapabilities response document
|Metadata name||Indicative XPATH to metadata
(WMS version is shown in brackets)
|Contact Person||/WMT_MS_Capabilities/Service/ContactInformation/ContactPersonPrimary/ContactPerson (1.1.1)
|A named individual or named role (such as Director General) within the data owner organization to act as a contact for any enquires relating to the WMS service.|
|Country of the data owner organization|
|Email Address||/WMT_MS_Capabilities/Service/ContactInformation/ContactElectronicMailAddress (1.1.1)
|The email address for the named contact.|
|Any fees required to use the WMS services and data contained within. Again if there are no fees you are recommended to explicitly state this using the word "none".
Section last modified : 09 September 2011.