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    Azure Maps

    Geospatial APIs to add maps, spatial analytics, and mobility solutions to your apps

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  • Put location intelligence to work for your enterprise

    Create location-aware web and mobile applications using simple and secure geospatial services, APIs, and SDKs in Azure. Deliver seamless experiences based on geospatial data with built-in location intelligence from world-class mobility technology partners.

    Watch the overview video to learn how enterprises around the world are using Azure Maps—and how you can start using it today.

    Get world-class location and mobility technology

    Create your solutions using real-time location intelligence powered by world-class mobility technology partners TomTom and Moovit. Easily integrate advanced location and mobility capabilities into your applications with geospatial services that are native to Azure Maps.

    Build location intelligence solutions for IoT and AI

    Develop secure, scalable IoT and AI solutions with dynamic, location-based services. Enable everything from vehicle routing, traffic simulation, and asset tracking services to POI details and satellite imagery analysis.

    Create rich data visualizations for your web and mobile apps

    Manage and customize your data representations with multiple map layers, such as heatmaps, image layers, and HTML markers. Select from rich visual imagery styles, including satellite, grayscale, and shaded relief tiles.

    Use Azure Maps with open source and other familiar map controls

    Build your location-aware solutions with a seamless development experience. Easily integrate open source and other map controls, including OpenLayers, Leaflet, and Cesium, as well as Open Geospatial Consortium standards, such as GeoJSON and KML.

    Azure Maps Services


    Create apps that provide details about nearby points of interest (POI), render locations on a map, and geocode (or reverse geocode) addresses to get corresponding latitude/longitude coordinates.


    Develop mobility solutions that improve travel time and avoid gridlock. Offer multiple alternate routes around traffic jams, insight into the length of the backup and the time it takes to get through it, and a faster travel experience during rush hour.


    Integrate clear, easy-to-read maps into your solutions with the JavaScript Map Control or the Render API. The maps update dynamically, so your customers get constantly refreshed information. Build web and mobile apps with web and Android SDKs.


    Present the shortest or fastest routes available—to multiple destinations at a time—or provide specialized routes and facts for walkers, bicyclists, and commercial vehicles. Optimize route calculations with isochrones, matrix routing, and batch routing.

    Time zones

    Make it easy for users to see what time it is anywhere in the world. Select a location to find the time zone, its offset to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), and daylight saving time updates.

    Geolocation Preview

    Look up the country of an IP address. Customize content and services based on user location and gain insight on customer geographic distribution.

    Spatial operations

    Enhance your location intelligence with a library of common geospatial mathematical calculations, including geofencing, closest point, great circle distance, and buffers.

    Data Service Preview

    Upload and store geospatial data for use with spatial operations or image composition to reduce latency, increase productivity, and enable new scenarios within your applications.

    Mobility Preview

    Provide real-time location intelligence on nearby public transit services, including stops, route information, and travel time estimations.

    See it in action


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    Help keep your location and mobility solutions secure

  • Get Azure security and scale with built-in Azure Active Directory (AD) authentication and role-based access control (RBAC).
  • Enhance data privacy and protection with support for General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance.
  • Microsoft employs more than 3,500 security experts who are completely focused on securing your game data and privacy.
  • Azure Maps pricing

    Flexibly manage your Azure Maps costs and deployments by choosing from multiple account configuration options.

  • No upfront cost
  • No termination fees
  • Pay only for what you consume
  • See Azure Maps pricing

    Get started

    Watch the overview video to learn how enterprises around the world are using Azure Maps—and how you can start using it today.

    Follow this quickstart to create an interactive search map by using Azure Maps.

    Explore open-source Azure Maps web control samples.

    Documentation, learning resources, and community

    Azure Maps documentation

    Quickstarts, how-to guides, tutorials, and API reference documentation.

    Explore the documentation

    Developer guide

    Find the resources you need to get started and work through technical challenges in one convenient developer guide.

    Check out the guide

    IoT School

    Whether you’re completely new to IoT or are a seasoned professional looking to stay at the top of your game, IoT School is the best place to find the information, learning materials, and resources you need to start building your IoT solutions.

    Get started in IoT School

    IoT Show

    Watch live-streaming events about how to build IoT solutions, and deep dive into scenarios like intelligent edge, DevOps, asset tracking, and other top requested technical topics.

    Watch IoT Show videos

    IoT tech community

    Ask questions and get support from Microsoft engineers and Azure community experts.

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    Azure Maps updates, blogs, and announcements

  • Azure Maps is built in collaboration with world-class mobility and location technology partners, including TomTom and Moovit, who provide the underlying location intelligence for maps, POI, traffic, transit, and road data used.
  • No, you don’t need a license. Azure Maps has consumption-based pricing and requires no license agreement or upfront cost. Pay only for what you consume and easily integrate your Azure Maps consumption into an existing Azure subscription or Enterprise Agreement.
  • Azure Maps offers two pricing tiers. The S0 pricing tier may be right for you if the core geospatial APIs meet your service requirements. If you want more advanced capabilities for your application, consider the S1 pricing tier. Check out the pricing page for more information.
  • Geocoding coverage varies by region and depends upon the road data coverage and the precision of the geocoding service. See coverage documentation.
  • Azure Maps supports many languages, but language support does vary by feature. See the full list of language support.
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