GIS

January 15, 2019

Using OpenStreetMap Data with IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL

In this first part in a series dedicated to looking at geographical data, we're going to introduce you to OpenStreetMap data, import that data into an IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL deployment, and make queries on some of the non-conventional data stored in hstore columns

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January 8, 2019

Getting Started with pgRouting on IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL Using Esri Shapefiles

We are going to look at how to upload an Esri shapefile of Seattle streets, layer on a set of locations throughout Seattle, and then find the shortest paths to those points using the street network.

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January 3, 2019

Getting Started with pgRouting on IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL

We're going to show you how PostgreSQL, PostGIS, and pgRouting on IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL can get you started with complex geospatial queries.

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July 25, 2018

Querying Geospatial Data Using IBM SQL Query

Geospatial data plays a crucial role in data forecasting, spatial analytics, and reporting, especially in the fields of logistics and finance. With IBM Cloud SQL Query, you can now run SQL queries on geospatial data on files stored as CSV, Parquet, or JSON in IBM Cloud Object Storage (COS) using IBM's geospatial toolkit.

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