Petr Sloup

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  • Petr Sloup created an article,

    IP Geolocation API

    As part of MapTiler Cloud, we provide an easy-to-use API endpoint to obtain basic geolocation information about the current visitor (based on the IP address of the incoming request). The precision ...

  • Petr Sloup created an article,

    Managing maps using the Admin API

    This article provides an overview of the Admin API for uploading and management of tilesets. Both these APIs require secure authentication, provided by tokens which can be found in the credentials ...

  • Petr Sloup created an article,

    How to create a land polygon with a drop shadow effect

    A land polygon tileset is available in the Standard Tiles section of your MapTiler Cloud account. This article shows how to style land features with a drop-shadow effect. The land polygon tileset c...

  • Petr Sloup created an article,

    Incorrect usage of 512px tiles

    If you use 512x512px tiles instead of 256x256px tiles, make sure you display them correctly in your map viewer. Users sometimes use the 512px tiles without properly adjusting the viewer on their we...

  • Petr Sloup created an article,

    Receiving 5xx Errors

    If you are experiencing any 5xx error while using the MapTiler Cloud service, check the MapTiler status page or the @maptilerstatus on Twitter to see whether the issue has been reported. If the iss...

  • Petr Sloup created an article,

    Geocoding API

    Geocoding is the process of transforming place names to geographical coordinates. Contrary to that, the transformation of coordinates into place names is called reverse geocoding. Service is part o...

  • Petr Sloup created an article,

    How to upload MBTiles or GeoPackage into MapTiler Cloud using API

    This tutorial shows how to securely upload tiles in GeoPackage or MBTiles to MapTiler Cloud using the command-line utility. All requests are authorized by a token, which is much more secure than an...

  • Petr Sloup created an article,

    How to use Credentials to securely sign requests to MapTiler Cloud API

    This article describes how to sign requests to the MapTiler Cloud API with tokens. Using tokens is a much more secure way of authorizing requests to your MapTiler Cloud Account. Choose this method ...

  • Petr Sloup created an article,

    Difference between 256x256, 512x512, and HiDPI/Retina rasterized tiles

    This article explains what are the several types of rasterized map tiles available in MapTiler Cloud. You will learn what is the difference between larger tile size and scale as well as what to cho...

  • Petr Sloup created an article,

    How to set up MapTiler Cluster

    This article shows the basic structure of the MapTiler Cluster and the necessary steps for its proper setup. What is MapTiler Cluster MapTiler Cluster is a solution for creating map tiles from larg...