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On Monday April 3rd, Data.Gouv.Fr, France’s Open Data platform, launched Alim’Confiance, a site to show the results of sanitary controls for restuarants, supermarkets, and other food establishments across France. The announcement was made across numerous media channels including M6, TF1, 20minutes.fr, France Blue, FranceInfo, Le Monde, L’Express, RTL, among many others....


April 7, 2017 by tbrown

To adapt to the rapidally changing transporation industry and address the resulting new forms of mobility, SNCF has been working with a variety of French startups. Jawg is proud to be one of these select startups. Over the past year we have been helping SNCF Transilien to build innovative mapping solutions...


January 6, 2017 by alebel

OVH, the European leader in cloud hosting, held the OVH Summit on October 11th at The Docks de Paris. The event attracted over 2500 IT professionals for a wide range of talks on the latest R&D trends and innovations across the Cloud services market. Highlights included: a visit to Jawg stand from the...


October 14, 2016 by alebel

Join us next Tuesday, October 11th at the OVH Summit at the Docks de Paris. We will be presenting the full results from our (not so) super secret project with OVH and Gatling during our talk, Map as a Service, at 17h00 in the Madrid room. Here are the full details: Title:...


October 6, 2016 by alebel

The Jawg maps team is happy to announce the release of OSM Contributor version 3.0! Download it now and help the OpenStreetMap community continue to grow! OSM Contributor is a free and OpenSource application for Android that allows anyone in the world to easily contribute to the OpenStreetMap database. The contribution process...


September 30, 2016 by alebel

The State of the Map 2016 was held from September 23 – 25 in Brussels, Belgium. The event was a great opportunity for the Jawg team to meet OpenStreetMap community members from every corner of the world and to discuss the future of mapping with OSM data. Additionally, the team...


September 28, 2016 by alebel

We’re happy to announce the release of our new white paper: Map Services: From Theory to Implementation – Concepts, Constraints, and Challenges Whether you’re new to map services or a seasoned veteran, this white paper is for you! The white paper lays out the main concepts surrounding map services and their creation....


September 23, 2016 by alebel

Brace yourselves! OVH, Jawg, and Gatling have been working together on a top secret experiment to run the biggest performance test of OpenStreetMap maps ever. The results from this collaboration will be massive, so if you are in the neighborhood be sure to come see Loïc Ortola present our findings at...


September 20, 2016 by alebel

Every year mappers from around the world come together for the State of the Map, the mapping summit organized by OpenStreetMap. With multiple days of talks and workshops it is a wonderful opportunity for the global mapping community to connect and exchange ideas. This year the event will be held just...


September 16, 2016 by alebel

Umap is the excellent mapping platform developed by OpenStreetMap for everyone. It allows you to create, in just a few clicks, simple maps within your websites. It is with great pleasure that we announce that umap will now propose Jawg tiles for the community. We would like to thank Christian Quest for this initiative, and Yohan Boniface for leading the...


July 25, 2016 by alebel

Thanks to SNCF, Jawg was present at Viva Tech, under the OpenTransportation area. The Parc des Expositions in Paris is a place where everyone feels small, no matter what the event may be. Armed with our demos, stickers, and flyers, we happily spread the word about Jawg to dozens of visitors. Everyone’s first...


July 2, 2016 by alebel

The State of the Map is the major annual event in the world of mapping. This year, the French edition took place in Clermont-Ferrand on May 20th, 21st and 22nd. Those three days were the occasion for actors in the mapping world to share their thoughts on potential applications of OpenStreetMap data. The State of the...


May 28, 2016 by alebel

The Mozilla Foundation, the famous creator of the web browser Firefox, organizes meetups all over the world about technology. On May 17th, Mozilla hosted the seventh Cartography Meetup in Paris. It was a great opportunity for Jawg and Loïc Ortola to talk about the omnipresence of maps in our everyday life. Omnipresence of...


May 22, 2016 by alebel

OpenDataSoft (ODS) are actors which to turn to when the data, and the enriched data (projections, data-mashups) occupy a central place in your information system strategy. With their all-in-one SaaS solution, transforming your data into useful and strategic information is easier than ever. Because the useful data is “human-friendly”, visualizing your projections...


March 16, 2016 by alebel