IP Geolocation

Frequently asked questions about BigDataCloud IP Geolocation technology

My location is wrong, how do I fix it?
If for some reason our IP Geolocation result for your IP is not accurate, you can help us to improve by sharing your location.  For an individual, pleas...
Fri, 20 Mar, 2020 at 11:12 AM
How an individual can update their location?
BigDataCloud IP Geolocation operates from an automated algorithm (patent-pending), which consolidates and prioritises information from a number of sources. ...
Tue, 3 Mar, 2020 at 10:32 AM
How can internet service providers improve their IP Geolocation?
IP based geolocation is becoming an essential means for delivering personalised user experience. Many internet services like news, social networks, video st...
Tue, 3 Mar, 2020 at 10:29 AM
Do you use any other IP Geolocation service provider’s data?
No, we do not use nor rely on any other commercial IP Geolocation data.
Mon, 24 Feb, 2020 at 1:13 PM
How accurate is the Geolocation API?
Our IP Geolocation technology is far superior to other service providers. Quality IP Geolocation accuracy largely relies on collecting proven field evid...
Mon, 24 Feb, 2020 at 3:23 PM
What data sources you utilise for your IP Geolocation?
We do not use nor rely on DNS entries.  Our IP Geolocation data solely relies on: WhoIs registry data  BGP global routing data  Field evidence data ...
Mon, 24 Feb, 2020 at 1:14 PM