5 tips to perform the best geospatial analysis

Perform the best spatial analysis with these 5 tips


As a GIS user you are continuously looking for new ways to perform spatial analysis. The Spotzi Mapbuilder offers some interesting GIS tools and spatial data to create the best spatial insights.

Our GIS data specialists are performing spatial analytics every day. That’s why we asked them to share the location analytics techniques they use in our Spotzi Plans. We collected these thoughts in 5 tips.

Tips

1. Analyze data within a certain radius

Companies are always trying to analyze the customers within a certain radius of their business location. Create and select locations within a certain buffer by combining the GIS app with the Filter app. The GIS app enables you to set a buffer and the Filter app allows you to select only the locations within that buffer.

5 tips to perform the best geospatial analysis

2. Find locations within a postal code area

Do you want to create a buffer based on a certain postal code area? No problem. The GIS app also allows you to create a buffer on a layer. This helps you to clip your data.

5 tips to perform the best geospatial analysis

3. Map out locations within a certain drive time

Combine your business locations with the DriveTime App and analyze travelling times of your employees or estimate delivery times for logistic planning.

5 tips to perform the best geospatial analysis

4. Add graphs/tables to visualize developments

Got historical data that you want to visualize on a map? In this case you might need graphs/tables to also see the data that is connected to a point or polygon.

5 tips to perform the best geospatial analysis

5. Export your data with SQL

Do you want to extract certain data based on a wide range of specifics? The Spotzi Mapbuilder also has an integrated SQL tools which allows you to export only the data that matches your query.

5 tips to perform the best geospatial analysis

Create your very own location analytics dashboard with Spotzi

Spotzi has all the tools to perform the best spatial analytics. We offer a mapping package with tools, map shares and data to get started right away. Take for example our Insights Plan for Real Estate. This includes all the best tools for spatial analytics and the latest real estate data.