OpenLayers: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v9.2.3(1 day ago)

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OpenLayers (OL) is a powerful open-source JavaScript library for displaying dynamic maps on the web. It provides a comprehensive set of tools for creating interactive maps with various layers, markers, vector data, and controls. OpenLayers supports popular map providers like OpenStreetMap, Bing Maps, and Google Maps, as well as custom map sources. It offers extensive functionality for map customization, interaction, and integration with other web technologies.

Compared to alternatives like Leaflet or Google Maps JavaScript API, OpenLayers stands out for its robust feature set, flexibility, and support for advanced GIS functionalities. It is actively maintained and regularly updated to meet the evolving needs of web mapping applications.

Alternatives:
leaflet+
mapbox-gl+
cesium+
maplibre-gl+
openlayers+
deck.gl+
three-geo+
leaflet.pm+
turf+
proj4+

Tags: javascriptmapsGISopen-sourceweb