Steve Coast

OpenStreetMap is an open-source project that aims to create a free editable map of the world and provide geospatial data to web sites, mobile apps, and hardware devices.

Product description Brand name and product description

OpenStreetMap (OSM) is an open-source mapping tool that provides geospatial data to websites, mobile apps, or hardware devices. OSM is built by a community of developers and specialists in mapping that contribute and maintain data about roads, trails, cafés, railway stations, and more all over the world. Contributors use aerial imagery, GPS devices, and low tech field maps to verify that the data is accurate and up to date.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)


Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"
Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.


Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Competitors of this product include Here, Syndicated MapsMapbox, and tomtom.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 16: Peace, justice and strong institutions

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Governments, businesses, NGOs, and individuals.

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