Store, index, query, and transform spatio-temporal data
at scale in Accumulo, HBase, Cassandra, and Kafka


GeoMesa is an open-source, distributed, spatio-temporal database built on a number of distributed cloud data storage systems, including Accumulo, HBase, Cassandra, and Kafka. Leveraging a highly parallelized indexing strategy, GeoMesa aims to provide as much of the spatial querying and data manipulation to Accumulo as PostGIS does to Postgres.

NYC taxi tracks stored in GeoMesa

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GeoMesa artifacts, including client API jars and deployable extensions, are available at LocationTech's Nexus server

Quick start

Navigate to where you would like to download the project and run:

git clone && cd geomesa && build/mvn clean install -DskipTests

GeoMesa is managed by Maven, and is built with the build/mvn clean install -DskipTests command.

The above command builds each GeoMesa sub-project with its additional dependencies-included JAR.

For a more detailed introduction, read the official documentation.