HTML5 is great! Finally we can get rid of proprietary third party plugins like
Adobe Flash Player or Microsoft Silverlight for media content.
Well, it's not that easy. Modern HTML5 capable browsers support presenting rich
media in various formats but when it comes to capturing media,
e.g. from a camera or microphone the browser support is thin on the ground.
And for the Identify operation we rely on the Microsoft Silverlight
plugin at the moment for accessing the BWS via SOAP. Unfortunately it's getting
more and more difficult to use the Microsoft Silverlight plugin in