The HERE platform uses a data processing pipeline to process data from a combination of HERE geospatial resources and custom client resources to produce a useful new data product. You can design pipelines to perform many different types of data processing. Once they are designed and built, you must uploade them into the Pipeline API where they will process specified data. It is important to understand how these pipelines are used in the HERE platform. The following topics address the fundamental concepts of HERE platform pipelines.