OpenStreetMap vs HERE Geocoding: What are the differences?
What is OpenStreetMap? The free editable map of the whole world. 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.
What is HERE Geocoding? High-precision mapping of geo-coordinates and addresses. It provides comprehensive coverage in 196 countries and a number of territories with high-precision mapping of geo-coordinates and addresses It enables the optimization and processing of high volumes of data, and enables the multi-reverse geocoding of hundreds of coordinates in one request or batch geocoding of hundreds of addresses through single file uploads..
OpenStreetMap and HERE Geocoding belong to "Mapping APIs" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by OpenStreetMap are:
- Local Knowledge
- Community Driven
- Open Data
On the other hand, HERE Geocoding provides the following key features:
- Accuracy that boosts efficiency
- Gain highly relevant results
- Spot opportunities, trends and patterns