Tech Tide Report

TechRadar™: Spatial Data And Location Intelligence, Q1 2016

Mobile Devices And The Internet Of Things Make Spatial Data Indispensable For Solving Business Problems

January 19th, 2016
With contributors:
Martha Bennett , Holger Kisker, Ph.D. , James McCormick , Adam Silverman , Tony Costa , Bill Nagel , Kevin Driscoll , Peter Harrison


Spatial data collection, analysis, and insights drive innovation and competitive differentiation far beyond traditional geographic information systems. A cornucopia of technologies exists to collect, analyze, and act upon spatial data, and the landscape is still evolving quickly. This report helps application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals understand this landscape by identifying the 15 most important technologies for spatial data and location intelligence and analyzing their maturity, business value, use cases, and example vendors.

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