Web Processing Service (WPS) 1.0.0 Conformance Test Suite


This test suite is based on the following OGC specifications:

  • OpenGIS Web Processing Service, Version 1.0.0 OGC 05-007r7
  • Corrigendum for OpenGIS Implementation Standard Web Processing Service (WPS) 1.0.0 (0.0.8) OGC 08-091r6
  • OGC Web Services Common Specification, Version 1.1.0 with Corrigendum 1 OGC 06-121r3
  • Definition Identifier URNs in OGC Namespace, Version 1.1.0 OGC 06-023r1

The conformance tests provided here are not intended to be used in a stand-alone manner, but to be incorporated into profile-specific test suites; they apply to all WPS-based implementations.

What is tested

Annex A of [OGC 05-007r7] provides the abstract test suite that are implemented in this test.

This test only implements the Server test module.

  • GetCapabilities, GET and POST methods - Section 8 of OGC 05-007r7
  • DescribeProcess, GET and POST methods - Section 9 of OGC 05-007r7
  • Execute, POST method - methods - Section 10 of OGC 05-007r7

What is not tested

  • SOAP protocol
  • Execute method with an identified process and expected results


Implementations being tested must use the following namespaces:

- gml: http://www.opengis.net/gml
- ows: http://www.opengis.net/ows/1.1
- ogc: http://www.opengis.net/ogc
- wps: http://www.opengis.net/wps/1.0.0


All schemas used for validation in these tests can be found at: http://schemas.opengis.net/wps/

Release notes

Release notes are available at here.