[OSM-dev] Best and FASTEST Spatial DB for only calculating points near to X?

Derick Rethans osm at derickrethans.nl
Sat Dec 15 10:49:23 GMT 2012

On Fri, 14 Dec 2012, Ander Pijoan wrote:

> I've seen that MongoDB has a spatial 2D index and I don't know if for the
> operations I'm going to do it could be faster than PostGIS.

The 2D spatial stuff in MongoDB is simple, but it *is* really fast. What 
sort of operations are you thinking of running exactly?

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