Google map use

Posted on 2014-08-19
Last Modified: 2014-08-25

In my recent project i am required to display vehicle location and other info on map. The information is sensitive and our company don't want to use Google map because of it's data collection policy. Please suggest alternative.

Question by:KashyapVachhani
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    by:Loganathan Natarajan
    If you don't want to go with Google, try, they've got all the alternatives of Google Map display.
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    If you really distrust ANY server/host/etc, you can host it yourself!

    Please note, a full server needs to download about 37 GB of data for the Earth planet to display everything.
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    There is also which is free for commercial use.

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    How can i host it on windows? i just need to display marker on victoria of Australia.

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    In Windows, go to:
    Install Virtualbox first, then install the VM itself (download the Ubuntu 12.04 iso here:
    Then follow the instructions as I mentioned before on

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