IP2Location.com Releases new IP country database with Elevation and Usage Type

IP2Location.com, today announced the release of new IP address database to identify Elevation and Usage Type.

Online PR News – 25-April-2013 – Sarasota/Florida – Geolocation and geo targeting are becoming increasingly popular these days, especially with e-commerce merchants. IP2Location geolocation database products help in discovering geographic location of an IP address.

IP2Location.com provides a solution to determine the country, region or state, city, latitude and longitude, US ZIP code, time zone, area code, and elevation of the origin for any IP address in a few simple steps. First, retrieve the IP address from the networking protocol or server-side variable of the Web server. Next, translate the IP address to an IP number in decimal format to speed up the database query. Lastly, reverse lookup the IP number from the IP2Location™ database to pinpoint the exact geographical location.

Today, IP2Location.com is glad to announce the new release of four databases with extensive data, DB21, DB22, DB23 and DB24 into the IP2Location’s award-winning product series. On top of mobility information, the Elevation and Usage Type information has been included into the DB21-DB24 respectively.

Elevation refers to the average height of the city above sea level in meters (m). Meanwhile, the usage type supported and its reference code can be found as below:
- Commercial (COM)
- Organization (ORG)
- Government (GOV)
- Military (MIL)
- University/College/School (EDU)
- Library (LIB)
- Content Delivery Network (CDN)
- Fixed Line ISP (ISP)
- Mobile ISP (MOB)
- Data Center/Web Hosting/Transit (DCH)
- Search Engine Spider (SES)

The IP2Location database has more than 6 million records to cover all valid IP addresses. It has over 99 per cent matching accuracy at the country level. Available from US$49 per year, the database is available for immediate download, bundled with free monthly updates for 12 months. The database is in an easy-to-use ASCII text format and is compatible with major database programs including Microsoft SQL, MySQL, Oracle, IBM DB2 and others. A free demo is available online at http://www.ip2location.com/demo

About IP2Location.com
Founded in 2001, IP2Location.com provides Internet infrastructure intelligence services to online businesses. IP2Location.com’s products provide the geographical location of Web site visitors in real-time, enabling businesses to display localized content, enable bandwidth balancing, improve click-through, improve sales, prevent fraud, conduct site analysis and foster regulatory compliance. With over 500 industry leading customers, IP2Location.com is the geolocation market leader. IP2Location.com’s main headquarters is located in Penang, Malaysia, with regional sales office located in Florida, United States.

The company can be reached by fax at +1-941-240-2105, by email at sales@ip2location.com, and on the Web at http://www.ip2location.com.