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Mastering Geoserver

By : Colin Henderson
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Mastering Geoserver

By: Colin Henderson

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (19 chapters)
Mastering GeoServer
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Increasing the raster formats supported by GeoServer

Out of the box, GeoServer supports a good range of raster formats, and for the majority of use cases, the standard supported formats are, most likely, all you will need. The standard formats supported by GeoServer Version 2.5.2 are:

It is likely that the vast majority of raster data that you will use with GeoServer will be in GeoTIFF and/or WorldImage (for example, TIFF files with an accompanying TIFF world file). However, there might come a time when you need to serve a nonstandard raster format through GeoServer, for example, MrSID. Luckily for us, these fringe...