Category Archives: Editing
Sometimes validating a business rule might require more than one check to be configured. One such example that I would like to highlight today is from the electric utility realm: validating primary and secondary lines relationships to the conductor info … Continue reading
QA/QC for Arc Hydro Terrain Preprocessing Vector Data: The Arc Hydro health check using Data Reviewer
The Arc Hydro team has developed a data health check process that uses the ArcGIS Data Reviewer extension to assess and diagnose the quality of water resources data. The ArcGIS Data Reviewer extension is a set of functions and processes … Continue reading
Just recently, I was asked why a check does not return the proper results. This is a question I get from time to time and thought it would be a good idea to share in a blog. Let’s take the … Continue reading
Esri is offering the free GIS data health checks at the upcoming Pacific User Group meeting in Redlands on November 21st. A GIS data health check is a 45-minute review and analysis of your data (features and attributes) by an … Continue reading
At ArcGIS 10.2 there is a shapefile issue which results in a crash. This is caused by a buffer overrun that is most likely to occur when there are large numbers of fields in the dBase file.
The patch to fix this issue is available now for ArcGIS 10.2 for Desktop, Engine and Server users.
When using ArcPad to edit features in the field, there are many things we can do to ensure that the data is clean and accurate. Intuitive form design, using Quick Fields and GPS averaging can all be used to help … Continue reading
In ArcPad 10.2, direct support for synchronization with feature services was introduced as a replacement for synchronizing with the ArcPad Extension for ArcGIS Server. This new feature is easy to use and especially easy to incorporate into your existing ArcPad … Continue reading
In ArcPad 10.2, users have more options than ever before for using online data when working in a connected environment. If you have data coverage in the field, or are only connected when you are in the office, there are … Continue reading
Maintaining data to meet standards of quality is a challenging investment of both time and resources. This is especially true for those organizations with evolving business requirements because the definition of what constitutes “good quality” data keeps changing. As these … Continue reading
We are excited to announce the availability of our first ArcGIS Data Reviewer web course on Esri’s Training site. The Data QC with ArcGIS: Automating Validation course teaches automated workflows to ensure data adheres to your organization’s quality standards. You will learn … Continue reading