Service-oriented interactive 3D visualization of massive 3D city models on thin clients

  title={Service-oriented interactive 3D visualization of massive 3D city models on thin clients},
  author={Dieter Hildebrandt and Jan Klimke and Benjamin Hagedorn and J{\"u}rgen D{\"o}llner},
Virtual 3D city models serve as integration platforms for complex geospatial and georeferenced information and as medium for effective communication of spatial information. In this paper, we present a system architecture for service-oriented, interactive 3D visualization of massive 3D city models on thin clients such as mobile phones and tablets. It is based on high performance, server-side 3D rendering of extended cube maps, which are interactively visualized by corresponding 3D thin clients… Expand
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