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The CARTO platform empowers business analysts, data scientists and more, to turn location data into business outcomes.
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What is CARTO?

The CARTO platform empowers everyone, from business analysts to data scientists, to turn location data into business outcomes. We accelerate innovation, power new use cases and disrupt business models through Location Intelligence.
CARTO is a tool in the Mapping APIs category of a tech stack.
CARTO is an open source tool with 2.3K GitHub stars and 624 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to CARTO's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses CARTO?

5 companies reportedly use CARTO in their tech stacks, including, Worldsensing - Mobility, and ZabCab.

19 developers on StackShare have stated that they use CARTO.

Why developers like CARTO?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use CARTO

CARTO's Features

  • Drag and drop data import allows you to create visualizations in seconds
  • Make sense of your location data and power your business.
  • Create beautiful visualizations with our easy to use design and styling tools.
  • Run spatial analysis with no coding.
  • Create dashboards to explore and filter your data.
  • Share your visualizations securely with your team or publish them on the web.
  • Integrate maps and geospatial analyses directly into your websites.
  • Create Mobile applications with CARTO Mobile SDK.

CARTO Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to CARTO?
We make it possible to pin travel spots on Pinterest, find restaurants on Foursquare, and visualize data on GitHub.
Google Maps
Create rich applications and stunning visualisations of your data, leveraging the comprehensiveness, accuracy, and usability of Google Maps and a modern web platform that scales as you grow.
Leaflet is an open source JavaScript library for mobile-friendly interactive maps. It is developed by Vladimir Agafonkin of MapBox with a team of dedicated contributors. Weighing just about 30 KB of gzipped JS code, it has all the features most developers ever need for online maps.
OpenStreetMap is built by a community of mappers that contribute and maintain data about roads, trails, cafés, railway stations, and much more, all over the world.
An opensource javascript library to load, display and render maps from multiple sources on web pages.
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CARTO's Followers
32 developers follow CARTO to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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Alex Escoriaza
Oscar Xavier Montero Campoverde
Alejandro Calderon Escobar
John Alton
Carlos Amador