Amazon Location Service provides cost-effective location-based services (LBS) using high-quality data from global, trusted providers Esri and HERE Technologies. With Amazon Location Service, AWS customers can use a choice of maps, geocoding, reverse geocoding, routes (coming soon) provided by these providers. Learn more about each of the providers below.
Esri provides AWS customers access to various styles of map tiles, geocoding capabilities, reverse geocoding capabilities, and street-level address data. Today, Esri’s technology is deployed in more than 350,000 organizations including 90 of the Fortune 100 companies.
HERE Technologies provides AWS customers access to base maps, geocoding, reverse geocoding, and street-level address data. Maps provided by HERE are constantly validated based on an average of 5 million daily updates to deliver over 900 mapping attributes and maintain accurate information.