What is Tile38?
It is an open source (MIT licensed), in-memory geolocation data store, spatial index, and realtime geofence. It supports a variety of object types including lat/lon points, bounding boxes, XYZ tiles, Geohashes, and GeoJSON.
Tile38 is a tool in the In-Memory Databases category of a tech stack.
Tile38 is an open source tool with 7.9K GitHub stars and 485 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Tile38's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Tile38?
4 companies reportedly use Tile38 in their tech stacks, including LUGGit, ZGPS, and dapem.
9 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Tile38.
Python, Node.js, PHP, Java, and C# are some of the popular tools that integrate with Tile38. Here's a list of all 18 tools that integrate with Tile38.
- Spatial index with search methods such as Nearby, Within, and Intersects
- Realtime geofencing through webhooks or pub/sub channels
- Object types of lat/lon, bbox, Geohash, GeoJSON, QuadKey, and XYZ tile
- Support for lots of Clients Libraries written in many different languages
- Variety of protocols, including http (curl), websockets, telnet, and the Redis RESP
- Server responses are RESP or JSON
- Full command line interface
- Leader / follower replication
- In-memory database that persists on disk
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