How Geographically Weighted Regression works

How Geographically Weighted Regression works

Find out what Geographically Weighted Regression (GWR) is, how it works, when to use it & how to use spatial indexes in conjunction.

Spatial Data

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Map Tiles: Everything You Need To Know

Map Tiles: Everything You Need To Know

An introduction to map tiles: a method for visualizing big spatial data, including a guide for generating map tiles with Spatial SQL.

Data Visualization
CARTO Workflows (beta) are here: no code spatial analysis

CARTO Workflows (beta) are here: no code spatial analysis

Introducing CARTO Workflows - a no code tool for processing and analyzing spatial data! Unlock spatial analysis without needing to know SQL or Python.

News
What's New in CARTO - Q4 2022

What's New in CARTO - Q4 2022

Announcing our latest release of CARTO cloud-native features for Q4 2022.

News
22 of the best maps, visualizations & analysis from 2022

22 of the best maps, visualizations & analysis from 2022

A round-up of some of our favorite pieces of analysis, maps and visualizations using CARTO from 2022 in areas including retail, transport, climate & more!

Data Visualization
3 ways to load geospatial data into Redshift

3 ways to load geospatial data into Redshift

Looking to load geospatial data into Amazon Redshift? Find out how to do this using Python, GDAL, Airbyte & dbt.

Technology
How to calculate spatial hotspots and which tools do you need?

How to calculate spatial hotspots and which tools do you need?

A comparison of the main spatial hotspot tools and which is best for your use case, including a guide on how to use and interpret these.

Data Processing
CARTO for CPG - Integrated Spatial Analytics for Consumer Brands

CARTO for CPG - Integrated Spatial Analytics for Consumer Brands

Spatial analytics & data to drive better CPG trade marketing & channel expansion strategies.

Technology
CARTO Brings Cloud-Native Location Intelligence to G-Cloud

CARTO Brings Cloud-Native Location Intelligence to G-Cloud

CARTO's cloud-native Location Intelligence platform is now available as a G-Cloud Supplier in the Crown Commercial Services Digital Marketplace.

News
Why you should stop using Tableau & Power BI for spatial analysis

Why you should stop using Tableau & Power BI for spatial analysis

Business Intelligence tools aren’t optimal for spatial analysis. Discover alternatives to Tableau & Power BI.

Technology
The Ultimate Guide to OpenStreetMap & BigQuery

The Ultimate Guide to OpenStreetMap & BigQuery

A guide to the pros & cons of OpenStreetMap geospatial data, and how to access it via Google BigQuery

Spatial Data
Migrating spatial analytics from PostgreSQL to Snowflake

Migrating spatial analytics from PostgreSQL to Snowflake

A step-by-step guide to migrating PostgreSQL geospatial workflows to the Snowflake Data Cloud using CARTO.

Technology
Climate change data now available in CARTO thanks to The Climate Data Factory

Climate change data now available in CARTO thanks to The Climate Data Factory

The Climate Data Factory's (TCDF's) ready-to-use forward-looking climate change data is now available in the CARTO Data Observatory.

Spatial Data

Academy

How Geographically Weighted Regression works

Find out what Geographically Weighted Regression (GWR) is, how it works, when to use it & how to use spatial indexes in conjunction.

Spatial Data

How To Optimize Location Planning For Wind Turbines

A guide to the different spatial data sources and techniques which can be used to optimize the site selection process for wind turbines.

Use cases

Risk assessment solutions for Insurance - CARTO & g-Xperts

Learn how g-Xperts have worked with CARTO to develop a series of cloud-native geospatial applications, including an advanced risk exposure solution.

Use cases