Spatial Data

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
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
Hexagons for Location Intelligence: Why, When & How?

Hexagons for Location Intelligence: Why, When & How?

“CARTO explains how using hexagonal grids in your location-based analysis can lead to more efficient analysis and greater insight."

Spatial Data
Stop Using Zip Codes for Geospatial Analysis

Stop Using Zip Codes for Geospatial Analysis

Spatial Data
What is Supply Chain Network Design and How Does It Work?

What is Supply Chain Network Design and How Does It Work?

This grocery chain has 1,110 stores served by 8 distribution centers. We used location intelligence to optimize their supply chain, saving $1.1M in fuel and time costs.

Spatial Data
Using Spatial Analysis to Measure UK Gentrification

Using Spatial Analysis to Measure UK Gentrification

Read how Spatial Analysis & Machine Learning were used by researchers at UCL to understand neighborhood real estate changes & shape policy making in cities.

Spatial Data
CARTO Spatial Features, now with global urbanity, climatology, & elevation data

CARTO Spatial Features, now with global urbanity, climatology, & elevation data

We are pleased to announce the release of a new version of CARTO Spatial Features, including new variables for urbanity level, elevation, & climatology

Spatial Data
The Quantified City: A Closer Look at Chicago's Array of Things

The Quantified City: A Closer Look at Chicago's Array of Things

Spatial Data
How Insurance Uses Location Data to Prepare for Natural Disasters

How Insurance Uses Location Data to Prepare for Natural Disasters

Embracing Location Intelligence can help insurers to reduce their exposure to risk, while preparing and offering policyholders better service and more varied plans that meet their needs.

Spatial Data
3 Spatial Data Science Trends to Watch in 2018

3 Spatial Data Science Trends to Watch in 2018

Join us at the Spatial Data Science Conference on December 1st where we’ll discuss the biggest trends and challenges in spatial data science.

Spatial Data
The 4-Step Framework for Open Data and Smart City Initiatives

The 4-Step Framework for Open Data and Smart City Initiatives

Spatial Data
Four Spatial Analysis Techniques to Boost Outcomes in 2017

Four Spatial Analysis Techniques to Boost Outcomes in 2017

Spatial Data
Find and fix underperforming retail markets with spatial data models

Find and fix underperforming retail markets with spatial data models

Discover why retailers are building market performance models with Location Intelligence in our latest post

Spatial Data

Academy

Meet CARTO at Mobile World Congress 2023

We're excited to be attending Mobile World Congress 2023 in Barcelona! Join us to find out how we're helping Telco companies turn data into insight.

Events

Calculating Routes at Scale using SQL on BigQuery

A guide to route optimization using Google BigQuery, a cloud-native & scalable alternative to PgRouting & Network Analyst.

News

Why use Data Warehouses for Geospatial Analysis

Why use BigQuery, Snowflake, Redshift & Databricks for geospatial analysis? Explore with a real-life example.

Technology