Posts By: Luukas Raatikainen

Our story at the World Bank Land & Poverty Conference 2018

There were a number of very high quality papers and interesting projects being presented during the WBLP Conference. Most of them were about issues related to land administration and how to make it more effective. But one topic in particular dragged our attention. Impact of geospatial systems We were invited to participate in the Experts… Read more »

Spatineo at Inspirujme se Conference

Spatineo participated as a sponsor at the Inspirujme se Conference in Pruhonice, Czech Republic 27-28 of February. It was the 10th edition of this “INSPIRE derived” event, very well organized by CENIA, the Czech Environmental Information Agency and the Ministry of the Environment of the Slovak Republic. The conference focus this year was on cities… Read more »

Landkreis Nienburg/Weser started using Spatineo Monitor

Delighting news! Landkreis Nienburg/Weser has chosen Spatineo’s monitoring service to support their ongoing mission to reach new success! Landkreis Nienburg/Weser has outstanding spatial web services and we are glad to assist them in reaching new heights! Landkreis Nienburg/Weser is a German district, located in Lower Saxony. They have a Geoportal, which has a lot of… Read more »

Nurmijärvi Municipality started using Spatineo Monitor to assure the quality of their spatial web services

New organisation that started using Spatineo Monitor in the beginning of 2018 is the Nurmijärvi Municipality from Finland. Nurmijärvi Municipality’s central spatial data sets, such as city plan, guide map, aerial photographs and topographic maps are available through WMS and WFS services both for the city’s own administrative use and for external customers. Therefore, monitoring… Read more »

Association of Finnish Local and Regional Authorities (Kuntaliitto) invested in Spatineo Monitor

Kuntaliitto is the advocate for all Finnish municipalities, the Association of Finnish Local and Regional Authorities promotes local self-government and the modernisation of municipal services. They host Kuntatietopalvelu (KTP) which is a search service for spatial information such as city plans, buildings and addresses  produced in the technical and environmental processes of municipalities. This enables… Read more »

What are the costs of Monitoring Spatial Web Services?

Every geospatially enabled organisation must have some sort of monitoring and analytics, in order to both measure how they are doing and know how services are being used. One of the largest obstacles in the way of starting these measurements for many organisations are the costs of the implementation. But are the costs actually that… Read more »

Why Spatineo is monitoring Open Spatial Web Services?

Organisations often wonder why does Spatineo monitor their spatial web services? They might have noticed that we are sending requests to their services. Currently we monitor almost 70 000 open services globally, and the data we gather from these services is for the benefit of all, both for the owners and users of services. We… Read more »

Year of Accomplishments and Success

What a year! As 2018 is just behind the corner, it is good to have a look what has been done in the year 2017. New customer cases and success stories all around! New employees, a new board member to support the growth of Spatineo, and new partners! Partnerships and Conferences We had already started… Read more »

Eskilstuna Municipality has chosen to use Spatineo Monitor

  Eskilstuna Kommun from Sweden chose Spatineo Monitor as their primary analytic tool for their spatial web services. They host a very well maintained “Eskilstuna Map”, and want to ensure that their services are well available because the maps are used by the municipality itself, other public organisations, private companies and citizens. Helena Ringmar and… Read more »

Who are we? – Part XIV: Joona Laine

1.) Name, title, how long have you worked at Spatineo? My name is Joona Laine and I am a fifth year Geoinformatics student from Aalto University. My title is GIS Consultant here at Spatineo. I started working here from the start of November as a part-time employee and I will start writing my Master’s Thesis… Read more »