NATS ‘Airspace Plus’ -  Near real time air traffic data visualization

NATS (National Air Traffic Services) showed off a brand new development at the World ATC Congress in Madrid last week with this tweeted pic from the NATS stand. The animated display created by 422 South working closely with NATS data team, shows regularly updated air traffic movements in 6 different locations around the world.

The ability to feed a near live stream in cinematic quality is an important step forward in data visualization – with more exciting developments to follow.

Andrew Neil uses 422 South data animation in IBC Leaders’ Summit session

Earlier today broadcaster and Journalist Andrew Neil data animation created by 422 South to illustrate the ‘Harnessing the power of Big Data’ session in the prestigious, invitation-only Leaders’ Summit of the IBC Conference in Amsterdam. Neil offered a prize of a bottle of Champagne to anyone who could name city defined only by the GPS tracks from vehicles navigating the city’s streets ..

Traffic data animation at Frankfurt Motor Show

We’ve created a very cool animation for HERE – a Nokia business providing mapping and traffic data . The sequence features a journey around the world, following the sunrise, seeing cities and traffic coming to life, and showing how Here traffic data is shared via satellite around the world. At the time of writing the sequence is playing on a large video screen at the Frankfurt Motor Show.