Documentation: Geospatial data

Common patterns for tracking moving objects in Streams, part 2: Geofencing

This article continues the discussion of tracking moving objects in real-time. The previous article discussed using the Hangout operator  to discover points of interest (POI)...

Build a real-time location-monitoring application on IBM Cloud with Geospatial Analytics and Node.js

Obtain, run, and extend a Node.js starter application that uses the IBM Cloud Geospatial Analytics service. With the Geospatial Analytics service, you can monitor moving...

Common patterns for tracking moving objects in Streams, part 1

There are several use cases that involve tracking moving objects or people in real time. Some of these include wildlife tracking and monitoring, fleet management,...

Tip: Consuming GPX data in your Streams application

If you are developing a Streams application that uses the Geospatial toolkit to monitor moving objects, you may have come across sample data in GPX...

Video: Real-time Map Matching in Streams

In Streams 4.0.1, the Geospatial Toolkit included a new PointMapMatcher operator. This operator maps raw incoming GPS locations to a point on the closest...

Real-time Map Matching in Streams v4.0.1

The world is a big place. One problem that has started to become more and more frequent in today’s “Internet of Things” is that...

Geospatial Toolkit Hands-on Lab

Geospatial Hands-on Lab to learn about how to process location data in Streams.

Migration to version 2.0 of the Geospatial toolkit

Streams version 4.0 includes version 2.0 of the Geospatial toolkit. This release has some major differences from previous versions. This article will explain the most...

Geofence – Smart Marketing

In Streams 4.0, the geospatial toolkit introduced a new operator called Geofence.  The Geofence operator allows you to dynamically add or remove geographical regions of...