Google Fusion Tables - Silicon Valley CodeCamp 2010

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Google Fusion Tables - Silicon Valley CodeCamp 2010

  1. 1. Google Fusion Tables Kathryn Hurley, Developer Relations
  2. 2. Google Fusion Tables www.google.com/fusiontables A modern data management web application making it easy to host, manage, collaborate on, visualize, and publish data tables online.
  3. 3. Google Fusion Tables host, manage, collaborate on, visualize, and publish data tables online What can I do with Fusion Tables? Host data in the cloud Merge data with other tables Make a map (or chart or timeline) in minutes!
  4. 4. Host data in the cloud http://ftp2.census.gov/acs2009_1yr/prod/GeographicComparisonTables/StateUS/
  5. 5. Host data in the cloud Permissions & export control Invite individuals to read/write Share publicly Allow for export
  6. 6. Host data in the cloud Metadata and attribution Table Name Description Attribution
  7. 7. Host data in the cloud Available via REST API SQL-like query language def runSelect(self): query = "SELECT * FROM 123456 WHERE age > 30" encoded_query_params = urllib.urlencode({'sql': query}) path = 'http://www.google.com/fusiontables/api/query?' + encoded_query_params headers = { 'Authorization': 'GoogleLogin auth=' + self.auth_token } serv_req = urllib2.Request(url=path, headers=headers) serv_resp = urllib2.urlopen(serv_req) return serv_resp.read()
  8. 8. Merge data with other tables Find public data tables to merge with
  9. 9. Merge data with other tables Combine tables on a shared column
  10. 10. Merge data with other tables Provenance tracking
  11. 11. Merge data with other tables baby steps towards the dream platform DEMO: hhs hospital finder. from about 8 different tables! hhs data on hospital quality
  12. 12. Make a map* in minutes! * or chart, or timeline, all interactive Make a map Upload data and view as map Apply styles Customize InfoWindow Get embeddable link or... Available via Maps API (FusionTablesLayer)
  13. 13. Make a map* in minutes! * or chart, or timeline, all interactive http://www.wikieddata.com/questions/WA_Poverty
  14. 14. Google Fusion Tables Demo Time!
  15. 15. Thanks! And some links. Fusion Tables - http://www.google.com/fusiontables Fusion Tables API - http://code.google.com/apis/fusiontables/ FusionTablesLayer - http://goo.gl/fY1S

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