Up to now, we have spent a lot of time looking at how we can configure GeoServer and control the way it outputs data. Now, it is time for a change in pace. In this chapter, we will examine the role that GeoServer can play in an enterprise environment, specifically within a Spatial Data Infrastructure.
We are going to consider what a Spatial Data Infrastructure is and the role that GeoServer can play in it. Through this chapter, we will examine the following concepts: