ossimPlanet is an accurate 3D global geo-spatial viewer that is built on top of the OSSIM, OpenSceneGraph, and Qt open source software libraries. It provides native geo-spatial access to a wide range of commercial and government data formats with high performance visualization and collaboration capabilities. ossimPlanet is one of the key components of the Large Data Joint Capabilities and Technology Development project.[clarification needed]
ossimPlanet provides accurate 3D global visualization and collaboration. Instances of ossimPlanet can be synchronized for distributed collaboration. Native file access, on-the-fly elevation tree topography,[clarification needed] and online access to OGCWMS and Worldwind sites is provided.