|Developer(s)||The OpenLayers Dev Team|
|Initial release||June 26, 2006|
|Stable release||2.13.1 / July 9, 2013|
OpenLayer supports GeoRSS, KML (Keyhole Markup Language), Geography Markup Language (GML), GeoJSON and map data from any source using OGC-standards as Web Map Service (WMS) or Web Feature Service (WFS).
OpenLayers was created by MetaCarta after the O'Reilly Where 2.0 conference of June 29–30, 2005, and released as open-source software before the Where 2.0 conference of June 13–14, 2006, by MetaCarta Labs. Two other open-source mapping tools released by MetaCarta are FeatureServer and TileCache. Since November 2007 OpenLayers is an Open Source Geospatial Foundation project.
- "OpenLayers 2.13.1 Release Notes". July 9, 2013.
- "OpenLayers: Home". Retrieved 2012.
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