MapD Technologies, the analytics platform provider, has announced the launch of MapD 4.0. The software enables unmatched visual interactivity. This would help for big scale location intelligence use. For example, visually uncovering the relationship between demographic data and spending patterns on a map etc.
MapD 4.0 supports geometry and geographic data types such as points, lines. Also, polygons as well as key spatial operators combined with a newly-enhanced rendering engine.
It has been developed with an aim to give everyone the power to query and visualise data in real-time for incredible new insights that were not possible before. The users can now query and visualise up to millions of polygons with extraordinary speed.
Thus, it is a significant innovation contributing to improved GIS mapping services.