Features of MapTiler Cluster


Speed-up with cluster

Split the work into smaller jobs and process them on multiple machines.

Web dashboard

Use web based wizard and rendering dashboard for configuration of the process and real-time reporting.


Protect your data

Process sensitive data on your own infrastructure or in private or public cloud.


Work with remote files

Input data as well as the output map tiles can be loaded from and saved to a cloud storage.

See MapTiler Cluster dashboard

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Compatible with various clouds

Our extremely fast Cloudpush technology is able to transfer the data to and from various cloud storage services like Amazon S3, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud.

MapTiler Cluster is now available on Google Cloud Platform. Our engineers can deploy the system on other cloud platforms on request.

MapTiler Cluster is going to be available in the Google Cloud Launcher soon.

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Technical specification

Operating systems

  • Windows 7+
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 or newer
  • macOS 10.9+
  • Linux 64bit Debian, Ubuntu, RedHat, Fedora

Input formats

  • TIFF/GeoTIFF, MrSID, ECW, JPEG2000/GeoJP2, Erdas HFA, NOAA BSB/KAP, Ozi Explorer OZF2/OZFx3, JPEG, GIF, PNG
  • GeoPDF
  • TIFF with RGB color model, partly supported CMYK
  • 8bit or 16bit integer per band, 1, 3 or 4 bands


  • TMS, TileJSON, MBTiles, GeoPackage

Supported coordinate systems

  • Complete EPSG database + custom defined SRS via Proj4. Over 6000 systems world-wide.


  • Visual georeferencing
  • Bounding box
  • Affine 6 coordinates
  • Corners location (east1 north1 east2 north2 east3 north3)
  • Import of GCPs
  • ESRI World files (.wld, .tfw, .jpw, )
  • TAB files
  • Projection system (.prj)

Web viewers

  • Google Maps JavaScript API
  • Leaflet (v1)
  • OpenLayers (v4)
  • Bing Maps SDK
  • Mapbox.JS
  • ArcGIS for JavaScript
  • WebGL Earth
  • Cesium
  • Google Earth API

Output tile formats

  • PNG (png8, png24, png32)
  • JPEG (progressive)
  • Hybrid (JPEG for solid + PNG for transparent)
  • HiDPI / Retina output is supported

Output tiling scheme

  • Global Mercator / Spherical Mercator (EPSG:3857) - link to tiles a la Google Maps
  • Global Geodetic (EPSG:4326)
  • Google Earth SuperOverlay raster
  • Tile grids presets: S-JTSK/Krovak, Baidu (China), Yandex (Russia), OSGB 1936 (United Kingdom) and more
  • Custom coordinates in user defined grid
  • Raster tiling for images without georeference

Output container

  • Folder
  • MBTiles
  • OGC GeoPackage

Desktop viewers

  • Google Earth
  • ArcGIS for Desktop
  • QGIS (Quantum GIS)
  • uDIG
  • any viewer supporting OGC WMTS

Mobile native viewers

  • Google Maps SDK for iOS
  • Google Maps SDK for Android
  • MapBox iOS SDK
  • MapBox Android SDK
  • Apple MapKit
  • RouteMe
  • OSMDroid
  • any viewer supporting OGC WMTS or TileJSON

GPS viewers

  • Garmin Custom Maps KMZ

Mobile applications

  • GeoEditor for MapTiler
  • Locus
  • MotionX GPS


  • direct upload to any webhosting
  • PHP hosting with TileServer-PHP
  • JavaScript environment with TileServer-GL

Hosting (cloud storage)

  • Amazon S3 (with direct upload)
  • Google Cloud Storage (with direct upload)
  • Hosting
  • Rackspace Cloud Files
  • Microsoft Azure Blob Storage
  • Google Drive

Raster operations

  • clipping with a cutline (pixel coordinates)
  • clipping with a shape (SHP)
  • merge multiple input files to produce a seamless map (MapTiler Desktop Pro only)
  • different maps on different zoom levels (MapTiler Desktop Pro only)
  • color corrections (MapTiler Desktop Pro only)


  • full command line control for scripting
  • batch processing of multiple files to produce distinct outputs (multiple folders or MBTiles)