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  • 1.  What's New in LI API v7.0

    Pitney Bowes
    Posted 07-01-2019 04:00

    In release 7.0, we developed some new features and enhanced few old ones. The datasets are also updated as mentioned in this article.

     

    GeoCode API

    Description: It has two new endpoints, created to support Pitney Bowes Geocoding in ArcGIS Pro.

    • POST Forward Geocode ESRI: It accepts list of addresses and returns the location coordinates.
    • GET Capabilities ESRI: It describes the capabilities of POST Forward Geocode ESRI endpoint.

    Geo911 API

    Description: New Feature/ Enhancements are as follows:

    • Dataset is migrated from PSAP/ AHJ 1.0 to EmergencyInfoPro 1.0.
    • PSAP By Address and PSAP By Location: contactName, fullName, email information is added.
    • AHJ & PSAP By Address and AHJ & PSAP By Location: ahjType, fccId, fax, email, fullName,

    contactName information is added.

    GeoEnrich API

    Description: New Feature/ Enhancements are as follows:

    • Points of Interest Autocomplete: Now, partial text can be a combination of Name and Address, as

    a free text.

    • Enhancements are done in Points of Interest by Area and Points of Interest Autocomplete: Now,

    it supports a Country only search. It also supports areaName1 and areaName3 combination

    searches.

    GeoTax API

    Description: gnisCode information is added in all GeoTax methods response, which tells the

    Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) code of the place.

    GeoIdentity API

    Description: Two new parameters are added in all methods:

    • Theme: It retrieves the identity data based upon specified input themes. The supported themes

    are summary, affinities, social, demographics, employment, topics, emails, neighborhood.

    • Filter: It retrieves the identity data based upon specified input filter values, which can be any node

    available in identity response.

    Data Updates

    Data has been updated for the following APIs:

    1. GeoProperty is updated to 2018.Q4.
    2. GeoRisk datasets are updated to their respective latest vintages.
    3. GeoCode and GeoSearch is updated to 2019.Q1.
    4. GeoZone and GeoRoute is updated to 2019.Q1.
    5. GeoLife Segmentation is updated to their respective latest vintages.
    6. GeoEnrich is updated to its latest vintage.
    7. GeoTime and GeoPost are updated to their latest vintages.


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    Harpreet Singh Seehra
    Pitney Bowes Software India Pvt. Lt
    NOIDA
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