Looking to use, publish or share your geographic information online? We provide a comprehensive package of Web GIS, Web Maps and Web Services from our 'Location Centre' platform.
Using the latest, industry leading Open Source technologies our online products are cost-effective, easy-to-use and totally secure.
Our cloud GIS platform 'Location Centre' is the perfect product for you if you are:
Key Features and Benefits
National Data Store
The Location Centre datastore contains national coverage of all Ordnance Survey Open Data and commercial products covered by the Public Sector Mapping Agreement (PSMA) and the One Scotland Mapping Agreement (OSMA). Ordnance Survey datasets are maintained in line with the individual product update schedules as part of our managed service. This means your data management overheads are significantly reduced and you will always have access to the most up-to-date Ordnance Survey mapping available.
In addition, we maintain a growing catalogue of other third party mapping and publicly available geographic datasets making it easy and cost effective to source the up to date datasets you need from our single online datastore.
To provide cost certainty, Location Centre is provided on a subscription basis. Your subscription payment includes:
To provide the highly reliable, resilient and secure hosting expected by our customers, we have partnered with Pulsant UK. Pulsant operate enterprise class data centres across the UK with all our data hosted in the UK. Pulsant are certified to the Information Security Standard ISO27001 and achieve an uptime availability of 99.995%.
Behind the scenes - the technical bits
Designed, developed and built in-house by our team of GIS technical experts, Location Centre is based on an Open Geo-stack that uses the latest, industry leading Open Source technologies:
PostgreSQL - database which stores and manages the data
GeoServer – is the map and feature server to share geospatial data
GeoWebCache - used to cache map tiles coming from a variety of sources. Accelerates and optimises map image delivery.
The result of this winning combination is our flexible and feature filled web GIS product 'Location Centre'. Click here to see demos of Location Centre in action.
What Our Clients Say...
"Location Centre is simple to use, accessible online and has halved the time it takes our site assembly team to do their job. This means happy customers and substantial savings."
Customer Relations Manager