Tiles under heavy artillery: Serving one billion maps per month

Friday 4:40pm, Auditorium C


Loic Ortola 30min


Some people wonder whether OSM can be a great fit for their business. In this talk, we are not going to discuss the documentation, maintainability, updates, and robustness issues of OSM-based maps. Neither will we try convincing you that going for OSM is an easy task.

In this talk, we decided to save our breath, take out our heaviest Gatling weaponry and start shooting instead. Can serving maps with OSM be an efficient, distributed, business-grade system? Bring your bulletproof vest and come find out.