Sora is a cloud-based data platform for developing location-enabled applications. Sora handles the real-time acquisition, storage, analysis, and visualization of both location and device data to enable users to build powerful geospatial applications.

Sora includes an open-source device client for real-time data acquisition, managed storage of device telemetry, a geospatial analytics engine, and data visualization features. 

Sora is currently available through a beta release at

Sora open-source device client source code is available on

Figure 1. Sora System Overview

To use Sora, you need to have a Swift Navigation user account.

  1. Create a Swift Navigation account at
  2. Use your Swift account to access Sora at

Follow the Quick Start Guide to create your first project and explore Sora's Features.