Mapzen (mapzen.com) is an open source mapping lab building mapping tools and services, funded by Samsung. OpenStreetMap is central to many of its products.
Mapzen is closed down at end of January 2018. An open source repository for its applications, API and documentation remains available on GitHub.
Projects and services
- Pelias, an opensource geocoder using Elasticsearch: demo (Github).
- Tangram, an opensource 3D map rendering library using WebGL: demo (Github).
- A vector tile service.
- Valhalla, an open source routing engine
Not to be confused with
CloudMade had previously used the Mapzen name for its editing products.