Benefits and Barriers Using and Sharing Geospatial Information in the Department of Defense

Publication Date: January 2007

Publisher: RAND Corporation

Author(s): David R. Frelinger; Peter Schirmer; Beth E. Lachman

Research Area: Military and defense



This research brief summarizes the benefits of and barriers to sharing geospatial data among both private and government organizations and discusses a three-step methodology used to assess the outcomes and benefits of sharing.