A new breed of road maps is HERE, thanks to the release of a real-time location and traffic information platform.

HERE, a global leader in mapping and location intelligence, has launched a new Location Platform, which offers fresh and invigorated maps and location experiences for multiple screens and operating systems.

In a nutshell, the HERE Location Platform offers easy access to rich, reliable accurate maps with innovative services and instant scalability.

The Location Platform offers:


  • Use map styles optimised for your daily operations, while leveraging up-to-date and reliable content
  • Access indoor maps for locations such as airports and sporting venues
  • Incorporate satellite imagery into your maps


  • Provide mobile assets with fast and smart routing services for various transport modes
  • Optimise routing for trucks and large vehicles
  • Navigate and calculate routes for multiple destinations
  • Access real-time traffic data
  • Develop routes for pedestrians and public transport


  • See real-time traffic flow for improved driver navigation
  • Combine real-time data with historical information, for safety and efficiency
  • Locate information on traffic incidents, congestion and construction


  • Translate addresses into GPS coordinates and vice versa
  • Access highly accurate point addressing with localised address labels
  • Undertake reverse geocoding and batch geocoding


  • Explore and interact with various points of interest and locations worldwide
  • Find in-depth, reliable place information (e.g. name, address, opening hours, pictures etc.)
  • Use one-click navigation and text searching capability


With nearly three decades of experience in cartography and over 80,000 data sources under their belt, HERE is a supplier of choice for organisations in the vehicle, portable, wireless and internet space.