Hosted Data Object
The following table describes the parameters needed to make a Hosted Data request. Refer to the Data Sets section below to see what types of MapQuest-hosted datasets are available for searching. Also, with a MapQuest account, you upload your custom datasets to the MapQuest Data Manager and search them by using a Hosted Data request.
|The name of the Data Manager table to search.|
|The SQL WHERE clause to query the data; used to narrow down the results.|
|The second portion of the WHERE clause; used to narrow down the results.|
|The list of fields to return with each result. All fields will be returned if this parameter is not passed into the request.|
The following are examples of a Hosted Data Request which only return POI results within the city of Lancaster. It is also customized to only return the name, address, city, and state fields.
Note: When querying your own hosted Data Manager tables, it is recommended that field names are entered in lowercase. Otherwise, you may encounter errors related to the field names.
|Name||Description||Community Accounts||Enterprise Accounts|
|mqap.ntpois||Default dataset of around 2 million Points of Interests for the U.S. and Canada.||Free.||Free.|
|mqap.internationalpois||Dataset of Points of Interests outside the U.S. and Canada.||Free.||Free.|
|mqap.pblna||Premium Localeze Business Listings of North America.||Free if moving to an Enterprise account.
|mqap.uspostalcodes||Zip codes of the United States.||Free.||Free.|