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No problem, **goGeo** is also for you! Read [Not a Programmer?](doc:not-a-programmer) guide.\n\n- Are you a Programmer? 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Overview

New in **goGeo**? Start here.

**goGeo** is a High Performance Geographic Information System (**[GIS](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geographic_information_system)**) Platform. It offers a number of ways to manipulate, view and analyse huge amount of geospatial data (Spatial Big Data). The **goGeo** platform works with a [REST](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Representational_state_transfer) API. Do you need more information about **goGeo** platform? Try out the suggested topics below: - Do you intend to understand **goGeo** Basic Authentication mechanism? Try [Basic Authentication](/v1.0/docs/api-basics#basic-authentication) guide. - If you need more information about **goGeo** data model explore [Data Model](doc:data-model) guide. - Do you desire to import data? The [Data Import](doc:data-insertion) guide is what you are looking for. - Do you need to stylize your map? Try the [Styles and Thematic Maps](doc:styles-1) guide. - If what you want is to analyse your data, take a look on [Filters](/v1.0/docs/api-basics#filters) and [Pagination](/v1.0/docs/api-basics#pagination) guides. - Are you not a Programmer? No problem, **goGeo** is also for you! Read [Not a Programmer?](doc:not-a-programmer) guide. - Are you a Programmer? Good, so try out our ***Tutorials*** and ***API Reference*** to see how easy is to build your own *apps* with **goGeo** Platform. [block:html] { "html": "<div id=\"div_btn\">\n <a href=\"/v1.0/docs/creating-a-simple-map-to-see-your-data\" class=\"tryitbtn\">See how simple is to visualize <b>4 million</b> USA companies on <b>goGeo</b> plataform!</a>\n</div>\n\n<style>\n #div_btn {\n text-align: center;\n padding-top: 15px;\n padding-bottom: 15px;\n }\n a.tryitbtn, a.tryitbtn:link, a.tryitbtn:visited {\n font-family:Verdana, Geneva, Tahoma, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;\n display:inline-block;\n color:#FFFFFF;\n background-color:#0898bb;\n \n font-size:18px;\n text-align:center;\n padding:0.7% 2.0%;\n text-decoration:none;\n margin-left:0;\n margin-top:0px;\n margin-bottom:5px;\n border:1px solid gray;\n border-radius:5px;\n white-space:nowrap;\n }\n a.tryitbtn:hover,a.tryitbtn: {\n background-color:#ffffff;\n color:#0898bb;\n }\n</style>" } [/block] #**Glossary**: If you see some term that you don' t know, [here](http://wiki.gis.com/wiki/index.php/GIS_Glossary) has a GIS glossary. --- [block:html] { "html": "<div class='div-middle'> \n <a href='#'>\n Top page &spades; </div>\n </a>\n</div>\n\n<div class='div-back'> \n <a href='/v1.0/docs/draft'>\n &laquo; Back \n </a>\n</div>\n\n<div class='div-forward'> \n <a href='/v1.0/docs/api-basics'>\n Next &raquo; </div>\n </a>\n</div>\n\n<style>\n\t.div-back {\n \tpadding-left: 15px;\n\t\tmargin-top: -20px;\n }\n \n .div-middle {\n \ttext-align: center;\n\t\tmargin-top: -15px;\n }\n \n .div-forward {\n \tfloat: right;\n padding-right: 15px;\n\t\tmargin-top: -20px;\n }\n</style>" } [/block]