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Maritime API: Commons Errors

Maritime API: Commons Errors

Introduction: In Datalastic, through our different vessel API endpoints, users can get updated data for vessels and follow their movements in the oceans. Datalastic API web services stores historical maritime information from our own AIS receiving towers, real-live...

The Different Hazard Levels Through Ship API

The Different Hazard Levels Through Ship API

Assigning hazard levels to pressure vessels, is a way to warn about the potential hazard created. Those levels are determined by the AS 43434:2014 standards state, and these ratings act as essential warnings. We will find out in this article what are the different...

Vessel API: Access Data Instantly

Vessel API: Access Data Instantly

Having vessel data and unlocking the potential of the application programming interface (API) has been the developers' goldmine for a while. It is not often simple to get access to vessel API and ship data as maritime data providers tend to be secretive about the...

DWT VS TEU

DWT VS TEU

This article covers the importance of Deadweight DWT and TEU measurements. Monitoring these values has led to increased cargo lift capacity and an improved tonne per mile ride coefficient rate. Nowadays these study cases are parts of the EU and Worldwide Maritime...

The Power Of The Maritime Data Analytics

The Power Of The Maritime Data Analytics

In this era, with the fast-paced world, maritime analytics becomes a big world instead of a reference. From business owners to developers to the amateur become interested to know about everything related to the marine traffic industry, vessel movements, types,...

How To Track Your Container With API

How To Track Your Container With API

Tracking container with API services is a necessary function when it comes to supply chain management. Following the status of your container, all day through a hundred emails and messages can be exhausting sometimes especially if you have a big number of containers,...

International Sea Routes for Navigation

International Sea Routes for Navigation

International Sea Routes for Navigation:   This is a list of international Routes:  1: South Atlantic Oceanic Route  2: North Atlantic Oceanic Route 3: Routes of the Mediterranean Sea 4: Cape of Good Hope route 5: North Pacific Oceanic Route 6: South Pacific...

AIS Navigational Status

AIS Navigational Status

In this era, the development of technology has significantly bettered the monitoring and tracking of vessels. In addition, the fast-developing satellite services have made tracking across the world easier now with different data analyses, such as navigational status....

The Global Maritime Database

The Global Maritime Database

Nowadays, in the marine industry, due to the increase in consumer demands, it is necessary to take decisions quickly and make precise choices to stand out over competitors. All this relies on the maritime database benefits for the industry, such as assisting to...

Your Guide To The Maritime Data World

Your Guide To The Maritime Data World

With vessel tracking API now anyone can track ships in any country. The data is available and accessible for anyone in real time and on a global scale. Likewise, since the spearheading of the web, numerous vessel global positioning providers have joined web networks...

Maritime REST API Benefits

Maritime REST API Benefits

Maritime REST API is a data service that allows you to access maritime data via Application Programming Interface or shortly API.  Maritime API facilitates global access to vessel movements, port data, and historical information about vessel movements. Marine data has...

Global Maritime Data Coverage

Global Maritime Data Coverage

Global Maritime Data Coverage, The Industry Booster. In this article, we are going to cover why global coverage is a game-changer, as well as, the importance of the global maritime coverage, and as a result, how can affect its future analysis for Marine...

Maritime Data: How To Boost Your Business

Maritime Data: How To Boost Your Business

Maritime Data Insights will be able to pop up much easier after this article, step up into the Maritime Industry! If you are doing business in this beautiful sector, you are playing a role in the Maritime Industry, and it is time for you to become a game-changer.  We...

Track And Trace A Damaged Ship. How to?

Track And Trace A Damaged Ship. How to?

In this article, we will discuss and cover how to track and trace a damaged ship. With so many vessels out there, have you ever wondered how surveillance systems could find a ship? What if a vessel gets damaged, which could cause it to get lost? How do surveillance...

Vessel Accident Investigation with AIS Data

Vessel Accident Investigation with AIS Data

AIS data (Automatic Identification System) plays a vital role in vessel accident investigation to improve the information related to the contributing factors. The analysis of the conditions is associated with the navigation accidents linked with AIS marine traffic or...

Maritime AIS Data:Your Complete Guide

Maritime AIS Data:Your Complete Guide

Maritime Tracking Data: Maritime AIS Tracking Data is an incredibly insightful modern technology that brings a lot of advancement to various fields and applications. It uses AIS tracking data which allows people to obtain real-time information about vessels such as...

How Much Is Big Data Influencing In Maritime Industry?

How Much Is Big Data Influencing In Maritime Industry?

How Much Is Big Data Influencing In Maritime Industry?The rapid innovations in technological landscapes have not left any single domain of our life untouched. The maritime industry is known for adapting the latest technological trends relatively slower than the other...

How Many Ships Are In Datalastic Database?

How Many Ships Are In Datalastic Database?

Ships and Ports in Datalastic Vessel Database Datalastic Vessel Database offers global coverage on tens of different vessel types. If you are looking for a complete and accurate ship’s database, we got you covered!  So, before purchasing, you might be wondering “how...

Ship ETA Data API

Ship ETA Data API

In this article, we will take a look at the details of the Ship ETA data API by Datalastic. This API focuses on the departure and arrival times of ships along with current location data. This makes the API a one-in-all data source to track maritime and port traffic in...

Track Ship in Your Port with Datalastic API

Track Ship in Your Port with Datalastic API

Tracking ships individually one by one via an API is an awesome feature. But what if you want to track a certain area like a busy port or a whole water body, like a sea or a canal? Datalastic track maritime port activity API makes this possible – and fast! What the...

Engine types database

Engine types database

Download Ship Engine Types Database Datalastic Ship Engine Database is the ultimate database that covers all the essential information on vessels, including one of the highly important parts that most databases in the market pass over, engine types. Why is having...

Estimated Time of Arrival Ship Data API

Estimated Time of Arrival Ship Data API

ETA (Estimated time of Arrival) of vessels is a very useful data for Maritime, Logistics, Transportation, Tourism and any other industries that benefit from Maritime Data. Datalastic constantly works on new features release this time based on many customer requests,...

Connecting Ships Data API to Microsoft Power BI for Data Analytics

Connecting Ships Data API to Microsoft Power BI for Data Analytics

There are multiple ways how to make use of Maritime AIS Data by analyzing it in PowerBI or any other data analytics program. You can choose either uploading a static excel sheet and analyze the current statistics about the vessels and maritime ports or you can use...

Historical Vessel Tracking Data

Historical Vessel Tracking Data

In this article, we will talk about our Historical Ship Tracking API, possible use cases, types of data the API covers, available API endpoints/filters, and how to subscribe to get started in minutes. We will address the importance of maritime data and maybe inspire...

Ship Types in Database

Ship Types in Database

Datalastic offers a detailed, extensive vessel information database that covers a very large variety of ship types. We aim to make sure you will find the exact type of vessel information using the database that is available either for one-time download or can or as...

5 Types of Data Endpoints in Datalastic Maritime API

5 Types of Data Endpoints in Datalastic Maritime API

Datalastic provides multiple maritime data endpoints that allow you to retrieve the data from the Datalastic database and further use it for data analysis, applications, software, platforms, and so on.   Datalastic Endpoints: Vessel Information API Maritime Port...

Top 5 Maritime News, Blogs & Magazines

Top 5 Maritime News, Blogs & Magazines

The following list of the best maritime magazines, news, and blog providers is independent and it is selected by Datalastic opinion. Datalastic doesn't own or does not have any formal relationship with any of the mentioned news providers. The following magazines do...

Maritime Data Quality

Maritime Data Quality

Maritime data quality is the key question for any database provider. How to make sure that the vessel data provided is reliable, frequent, and serves the needs in the maritime industry. What is Maritime Data? Maritime data is big data information collected from...

How to Get Maritime Traffic Data?

How to Get Maritime Traffic Data?

Datalastic REST API web services contain historical maritime information, real-live marine traffic overview and future ships traffic forecast.

Start Using Datalastic Maritime API in 5 Steps

Start Using Datalastic Maritime API in 5 Steps

This is your brief guide to start using maritime data API services by Datalastic.What is maritime API by Datalastic? Maritime data REST API is explained very well in the video below. Datalastic REST API web services work in a similar way. We own a vessel and ports...

Maritime API in Mobile Apps Examples

Maritime API in Mobile Apps Examples

Maritime data and ship position data are very dynamic and therefore it is hard to collect and store it. That is why many apps prefer to simply use maritime API to connect to the databases about ships and port information.  Hereon you will see the use cases of API in...

Why Vessels Satellite Tracking Can Be Delayed?

Why Vessels Satellite Tracking Can Be Delayed?

Maritime traffic tracking and satellite tracking can experience a delay, data quality improvement, and capturing all maritime data is one of the leading questions in the maritime IT industry these days. Let's discuss why the satellite maritime data can be delayed.1....

Fishing Ship API

Fishing Ship API

Trawler API or Finishing Vessel API is vital data in understanding global maritime traffic, analyzing data and creating forecasts, or making a custom application and integrations with the fishing vessel data API.  Commercial fishing is highly risky due to ongoing...

How to Access Maritime AIS Data?

How to Access Maritime AIS Data?

First, before we start answering the question how to access AIS data, let's briefly explain what is AIS and how it works.  What is AIS?  AIS stands for Automatic Identification System.  Automatic Identification System is used to detect vessels parameters such as...

How to Locate Ships and Maritime Vessels?

How to Locate Ships and Maritime Vessels?

There are many ways to track vessels and collect marine data. Automatic Identification System collects transmits data which later is collected, processed and stored in the databases. You can access those marine databases via API.

About Maritime API Blog by Datalastic

Datalastic’s intention is to collect the best knowledge and articles on maritime data collection, extraction, and vessel analysis. In this maritime blog, we will focus on maritime data analytics, vessel location specifics, and API errors and solutions.

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