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Applying and Extending Oracle Spatial by Siva Ravada, Simon Gerard Greener

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Chapter 8. Using and Imitating Linear Referencing Functions

The goal of this chapter is to use the functions created in the previous chapters to build new functions that can be used to solve business problems relating to managing linear assets. The main business problems that need this functionality are road, cycle way or track management, geocoding street addresses, survey, inventory, condition assessment, and water management applications.

Oracle Spatial has a robust linear referencing package (SDO_LRS) that can be applied to all these problems. The SDO_LRS package can only be licensed for use by purchasing the Spatial package and deploying it within an Oracle Enterprise database. In addition, SDO_LRS cannot be purchased separately from the whole ...

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