FOSS4G-Asia 2023 Seoul

Design and Implementation of Location-Based Place APIs using OpenSearch
11-29, 16:40–17:00 (Asia/Seoul), Taepyeong Hall

Nowadays, the demand for services that facilitate precise and dynamic location finding has increased exponentially. To meet this need Thus came the idea of ​​developing efficient Place APIs. This session focuses on the conceptual design and development of Place APIs using OpenSearch, a powerful and versatile search engine technology. Its purpose is to develop an efficient API. To facilitate access to location information, locations or other interesting information. as required by developers

This session will begin by introducing the concept of the Place API and its importance in modern applications. It focuses on the core features and functionality that these APIs should have. including collecting geolocation data search by keyword, filtering and sorting the results. OpenSearch, known for its flexibility and scalability, is then introduced as a suitable framework for implementing Place APIs due to its ability to handle large datasets and support a wide range of search operations.

The implementation section demonstrates a step-by-step process for creating Place APIs using OpenSearch. Code snippets and examples illustrate how to set up the necessary infrastructure, index location-based data, and implement various search functionalities.

Evaluating active Place APIs focuses on performance such as response time, query volume, and performance. and the ability to scale Real world scenarios are simulated to illustrate the API's ability to handle concurrent requests and evolving datasets. Comparison analytics with existing location-based APIs Demonstrates the strengths of the OpenSearch-based approach in terms of speed, flexibility, and cost-effectiveness.

In conclusion, the session underscores the significance of well-designed and implemented Place APIs in enriching location-aware applications. It emphasizes the power of OpenSearch as a versatile platform for creating such APIs, offering developers the tools needed to create robust, dynamic, and accurate location-based services. By following the guidelines and insights provided in this session, developers can contribute to the advancement of location-based technologies and meet the increasing demand for innovative digital experiences.

Backend Engineer at i-bitz company limited