CartoDB leads the world of location intelligence and data visualization, empowering any business and individual to extract valuable insights from location data. CartoDB transforms layers of geospatial information into data-driven maps that enable visual discovery of trends and patterns to make better, faster decisions. CartoDB’s technology is used together with big data and real-time systems to develop custom location intelligence applications. CartoDB’s self-service web platform allows anyone to effortlessly connect location data to gain insights through simple analysis and visualizations with no coding skills. CartoDB is spearheading the democratization of location intelligence, permitting anyone in industries such as financial, government, journalism, education, and scientific to map and understand their world's data in a more meaningful way. CartoDB launched in 2012 and is headquartered in New York.