Showcases

Datasets provided by this service come alive with the help of showcases (visualisations, research, webservices and data journalism).

The creators of open data applications are often researchers, freelancers and software developers, but with the help of improved development and visualisation tools anyone can utilise these datasets. You can find additional information on how to use open data from our guide.

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35 showcases found

Category: Visualisation

  • kirjasampo

    BookSampo - Semantic Portal for Finnish Fiction Literature

    BookSampo is a semantic portal in use, covering metadata about practically all Finnish fiction literature of Finnish public libraries on a work level. The system introduces a variety of semantic web novelties deployed into practise: The underlying data model is based on the emerging functional,...
  • sotasurmasampo-1914-1922-suomen-sisallis-ja-heimosodat-semanttisessa-webissa

    WarVictimSampo 1914–1922: Casulties of Finnish wars

    WarVictimSampo 1914–1922 is a semantic portal and a Linked Open Data service that publishes data about the war victims in Finland in 1914–1922. The project is based on the database War Victims of Finland 1914–22 (“Sotasurmat 1914–22”) of the National Archives of Finland and related data compiled...
  • nimisampo-nimistontutkijan-tyopoyta

    NameSampo - A Workbench for Toponomastic Research

    One of the Institute for the Languages of Finland's archives, the Names Archive contains valuable information for onomasticians and linguists, as well as for archaeologists, historians, folklorists, and natural scientists. The corpora of place names in the Names Archive was converted into a...
  • biografiasampo-suomalaiset-elamakerrat-semanttisessa-webissa

    Biographysampo - Finnish Biographies in the Semantic Web

    The over 13 100 central Finnish biographies maintained by the Finnish Literature Society (SKS), as well as similar international collections, have only been available online in a human-readable text format, not as semantic data that computers can "understand". However, biographies as semantic...
  • koronalasso

    KoronaLasso

    With the KoronaLasso (CoronaLasso) application you can test the lasso regression method's ability to predict new coronavirus infections for each day. The data for the application is from the Finnish institute for health and welfare. The predictions are made for each hospital district based on the...
  • vaestometsa

    VäestöMetsä

    With the VäestöMetsä (PopulationForest) application you can test how well the Random Forest technology can predict the development of population in Finland. Random Forest is a type of ensemble machine learning method that can be used to gain a higher quality prediction by combining multiple...
  • onserttiohjelmistot

    Concerts Composer

    Concerts Composer is an open data showcase that allows you to inspect concerts by different orchestras using a graphical user interface. With the help of the Concerts Composer platform, you can inspect concert programmes and the changes in them. It is a useful, easy-to-use, interesting, and fun...
  • liikennetilanne-palvelu

    Traffic Situation service

    Traffic Situation is a service operated by Traffic Management Finland. It provides real-time road, rail and maritime traffic information on a map. The information is collected from operational traffic management systems of Traffic Management Finland, Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency and...
  • tulikartta-fi-tulentekopaikat-kartalla

    Tulikartta.fi – Tulentekopaikat kartalla

    ios

    Tulikartta.fi offers information about campfire sites in Finland. You can search for a specific campfire site or look at all the options on a map. The service shows all kinds of campfire sites from wilderness huts to individual campfire spots. You can find Tulikartta.fi also from AppStore....
  • ussitartalla

    Bussit Kartalla - TRKLI

    android, ios

    TRKLI tracks public transport like buses, trams, trains and ferries real time. Choose your frequent lines and see their exact location on the map. The app also shows track stops and lines arriving on the map. Supported cities: Helsinki - HSL Tampere - Nysse Turku - Föli Jyväskylä - Linkki...
  • maastokartta-suomi

    Topo Maps – Finland

    ios

    Topo Maps – Finland app offers the most accurate topographic and nautical maps for navigating on land and at sea. You can also see property information on the map and get depth information about certain waterways. The app supports many different coordinate systems. Topo Maps – Finland has many...
  • vanhat-kartat

    Vanhat kartat (Old maps)

    ios

    How did your neighbourhood look decades ago? To find out, you don't need to look for paper maps anymore because from Vanhatkartat.fi you can find old maps in digital form. You can compare old maps to the current map to see how your neighbourhood has developed over the years. Locate yourself on...
  • julia-junaliikenteen-havaintojarjestelma

    Julia – junaliikenteen havaintojärjestelmä

    Julia service is a common diary for all the railway enthusiasts who are interested in spotting trains and knowing more about them. With Julia, you can, for example, report trains you have spotted and follow other users observations look at statistics about how many trains were on time get to...
  • meriopas-fi

    Meriopas.fi

    Meriopas.fi offers information about sea areas, the maritime ecosystem and also other environmental information and visualises it on a map. For example, you can find out wind speed, air and water temperatures, vessel traffic, algae situation, wrecks, places of interest and much else!...
  • itameri-fi

    Marinefinland.fi

    You can find Finnish marine information now gathered on one website, Itämeri.fi. The website is available in Finnish and Swedish at the moment, but the English version is coming soon! The service combines real time data with other information to offer accurate and extensive information about the...
  • energiavalinta-saasta-rahaa-ja-energiaa

    Energiavalinta – Save money and energy

    With Energiavalinta.fi-service you can evaluate how much you could benefit by adding own energy production to your building. You can estimate the production potential of different energy production options such as solar electricity, solar heating and ground heat pump. The service will show you...
  • karttaselain-maastokartta

    Karttaselain – Maastokartta

    android, ios, windows

    Wherever you go, use Karttaselain to get the most precise maps of the area. You can use it to plan forest routes or check cadastral boundaries and . Karttaselain offers you many interesting maps such as topographic maps nautical charts aerial maps. There are also a lot of useful features:...
  • koronakartta-kannykkaan

    Coronavirus map

    Coronavirus is spreading fast in Europe and in Finland. This showcase visualises the number of infections in Finland and shows them on a map. Coronavirus map works well on mobile as well. Showcase uses open data from Helsingin Sanomat. The data is updated automatically every two minutes. Note...
  • koronavirus-suomen-tartuntatilanne

    Coronavirus in Finland

    Koronavirus-showcase shows you the number of infections in Finland at the current moment and also e.g. the number of people who have recovered from the virus. You can also look a timeline of Coronavirus in Finland and the number of infections in different hospital districts. The showcase is only...
  • sotasampo-suomi-toisessa-maailmansodassa

    WarSampo - Finland in World War II

    With the WarSampo Portal you can for example look at look at photographs of Finland in WW II get to know places in the war zone area see the war events visualised using a timeline find casualties, prisoners of war and war cemeteries. WarSampo is an initiative that aims at this goal by...
  • asema

    Sääasema

    pc, tabletti, älypuhelin

    Sääasema aims to be the most precise short-term weather forecast in Finland. It shows automatically the current weather in your location. The map shows for example rain radar layer, air temperatures, wind speed and wind direction. The service uses constantly updating open weather data from...