1 Yamashkin S.A.
2 Yamashkin A.A.
3 Zarubin O.A.

National Research Ogarev Mordovia State University

The article is devoted to a detailed analysis of the problem of designing graphic geoportal interfaces. The authors formulated the basic points for solving problems in this field, having given the rationale and detailed description of each of them. The emphasis is made on the flexible arrangement of the design and development of interfaces, aiming at the future realities, at the human centricity of the interface design process, at the need for cross-platform adaptive web interfaces, at the preference to use proprietary and third-party software modules over the implementation of spatial data management systems. Lists of basic functional and quality requirements for graphical interfaces of geoportals are given. The geoportal “Natural and cultural heritage of Mordovia” is presented as an illustrative example of the various implementation of graphical user web interfaces. An experimental assessment of the effectiveness of measures to improve geoportal graphical interfaces is given. It is shown that properly over-thought interfaces of geoportal systems can contribute to solving various kinds of problems in many fields.
The work was carried out at National Research Mordovia State University with financial support from the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russia, Agreement #74-11-2018-027 of 11.07.2018, as part of Government Resolution #218 of 09.04.2010
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Yamashkin S.A., 
Yamashkin A.A., 
Zarubin O.A., 
(2019) Matters of geoportal interfaces designing. Geodesy and cartography = Geodezia i Kartografia, 80(2), pp. 46-56. (In Russian). DOI: 10.22389/0016-7126-2019-944-2-46-56
Publication History
Received: 13.07.2018
Accepted: 24.10.2018
Published: 20.03.2019


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