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Compare Azure Maps and Global Mapper

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side-by-side comparison of Azure Maps vs. Global Mapper
based on preference data from user reviews. Azure Maps rates 4.1/5 stars with 12 reviews. By contrast, Global Mapper rates 4.3/5 stars with 23 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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Azure Maps
Azure Maps
(12)
4.1 out of 5
Azure Maps
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
(23)
4.3 out of 5
Global Mapper
Star Rating
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Market Segments
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
Small-Business (50.0% of reviews)
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Mid-Market (47.8% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
No pricing information available
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
$549 1

Azure Maps vs Global Mapper

  • Reviewers felt that Azure Maps meets the needs of their business better than Global Mapper.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Global Mapper is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Azure Maps over Global Mapper.
Categories
Shared Categories
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Azure Maps and Global Mapper are categorized as GIS
Unique Categories
Azure Maps
Azure Maps has no unique categories
Global Mapper
Global Mapper has no unique categories
Pricing
Azure Maps
Azure Maps Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Global Mapper
Global Mapper Pricing
Global Mapper LiDAR Module
$5491
Global Mapper
$5491
Free Trial
Ratings
Meets Requirements
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
8.9
Responses: 11
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
8.5
Responses: 22
Ease of Use
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
8.3
Responses: 11
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
7.8
Responses: 22
Ease of Setup
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
Not enough data available
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
Not enough data available
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
8.0
Responses: 11
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
8.2
Responses: 18
Ease of Doing Business With
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
Not enough data available
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
8.7
Responses: 9
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
7.5
Responses: 23
Features
Data Management
Data Capture
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
8.3
Responses: 5
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Data Storage
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
7.7
Responses: 5
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Data Manipulation
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
8.0
Responses: 5
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Data Visualization
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
Not enough data available
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Map Creation
Geocoding
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
8.6
Responses: 7
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Buffer Zone Query
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
7.6
Responses: 7
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Overlaying
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
8.3
Responses: 7
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Publishing
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
7.9
Responses: 7
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Analysis
Spatial Analysis
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
Not enough data available
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Reporting
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
Not enough data available
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Real-Time Streaming
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
8.3
Responses: 5
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
Not enough data available
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of Azure Maps were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment, while reviewers for Global Mapper were more commonly in the Mid-Market segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
50.0%
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
26.1%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
8.3%
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
47.8%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Azure Maps
Azure Maps
41.7%
Global Mapper
Global Mapper
26.1%
Reviewers' Industry
Azure Maps
Azure Maps Industry
Consumer Electronics
16.7%
Transportation/Trucking/Railroad
8.3%
Retail
8.3%
Restaurants
8.3%
Real Estate
8.3%
Other
50.0%
Global Mapper
Global Mapper Industry
Oil & Energy
30.4%
Civil Engineering
26.1%
Information Technology and Services
8.7%
Wireless
4.3%
Renewables & Environment
4.3%
Other
26.1%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Azure Maps
Evan H.
User in Retail

How accurate the maps where. I could see what busy areas were

Global Mapper
Christopher H.
User in Civil Engineering

I really like the ability to look and interpret 3D terrain data. LiDAR data is easy to manage within Global Mapper. If you need to perform QC on terrain data, Global Mapper works very well for that. Global Mapper can also many different data files. Great...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Azure Maps
G
User in Mining & Metals

what i dislike is the platform itself and that there is not a lot of information on how to use it, so you have to selfstudy the tool-

Global Mapper
GO
User in Oil & Energy

I haven't used the product enough to form an opinion.

Discussions
Azure Maps
Azure Maps Discussions
Monty the Mongoose crying
Azure Maps has no discussions with answers
Global Mapper
Global Mapper Discussions
Monty the Mongoose crying
Global Mapper has no discussions with answers
Screenshots
Azure Maps
Azure Maps Screenshots
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Global Mapper
Global Mapper Screenshots
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