Custom Web Mapping Solutions

As an alternative to the highly developed commercial web mapping software available, open source solutions have become increasingly popular in recent years and are favoured by Lovell Johns' developers for interactive web mapping solutions.  In contrast with commercial vendor software models, open source gives the general public access to the source code, meaning web mapping solutions can be developed and shared more easily.

Case Studies

ACLED data visualisation

ACLED data visualisation

Interactive map of African political violence over 20 years

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Online Cycle Map for Brighton and Hove City Council

Online Cycle Map for Brighton and Hove City Council

An interactive cycle map, optimised for mobile and tablet use

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GIS web mapping for Surrey CC

GIS web mapping for Surrey CC

Open Source web mapping for Surrey County Council

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Web Mapping tool for Property Business

Web Mapping tool for Property Business

Tool to help site visualisation

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Bespoke Submarine Cable Map

Bespoke Submarine Cable Map

Custom interactive networks mapping solution for major international bank

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Online Bus Map for Stoke-On-Trent

Online Bus Map for Stoke-On-Trent

Interactive bus map with links to timetables and journey planner information

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Open source technologies

Lovell Johns most commonly use a range of technologies to deliver open source solutions; MapServer and GeoServer for the mapping engine; MySQL and PostgreSQL / PostGIS for database technology; OpenLayers for map functionality in the browser.

Open source web mapping has changed the way geographic information can be delivered, opening up a new set of users and markets who need no detailed knowledge of projections and datums, but can use free data and software to produce online mapping solutions.  Concentrating budget on development rather than software means that more customisation of presentation and functionality can become the focus of your GIS.

Custom Web Mapping Solutions

Want to know more about Custom Web Mapping Solutions and how we can help you? Why not chat to a member of our team today by calling 01993 880934 or email us at enquiries@lovelljohns.com 

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