This article provides an overview of how MapTiler Data and MapTiler Server together can provide a complex, scalable and customizable solution for individuals or for industries that need on-premise offline self-hosted maps with global coverage.
About MapTiler Data
MapTiler Data is ready-to-use open geospatial map data, processed and packaged for your next on-premise project. MapTiler Data uses various sources of data and combines them in a way that brings the best from all of them to the customer. MapTiler Data is available as vector/raster tiles and in GIS formats. Check out this short video about how MapTiler Server and MapTiler Data work together.
MapTiler Data is available as a subscription-based service with continuous support and updates, that ensure that your map data are always up-to-date. Each commercial subscription comes with a free MapTiler Server license that empowers you to host your offline data immediately for others to use. MapTiler Server is offered only as a complimentary to the MapTiler Data subscription. In exceptional cases, a license can be granted without the Data subscription. To learn more, please contact us. Each commercial MapTiler Data plan also allows you to print your maps.
When using MapTiler Data, you can choose between downloading the whole planet per each dataset or selecting a specific country or a custom extract (defined by a custom bounding box). This can save significant space in your infrastructure. You can download datasets of individual countries here.
Starting from the Business package, you also get the auto-update script option that will keep an eye on the latest map updates for you, fully functional, fully automated!
About MapTiler Server
MapTiler Server is a full-featured commercial product developed by MapTiler, provided in several tiers, together with MapTiler Data. MapTiler Server offers professional technical support and extensive documentation managed directly by the MapTiler development and support teams. It already serves as a critical component in many major commercial on-prem deployments, such as commercial airlines, public transport, weather forecast, and business intelligence. It is available for WIN, MAC, Linux and Docker. Together with Cesium, MapTiler Server is able to provide an immersive experience from on-prem served 3D Terrain, see this page for more details. And if you want to learn even more about MapTiler Server, go to this page and see the section called "Technical specification".
MapTiler Server and Data working together
MapTiler currently adds a full Server license to each paid MapTiler Data subscription, so you get the best compatibility and optimized user experience possible. This is because we want to provide our users with the best possible experience of seamless tile serving and map browsing. In case you are interested in a stand-alone MapTiler Server license, please contact us.