Category: Location Analytics

Getting to know Esri Maps for Office 3.0: Part 1

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Esri Maps for Office 3.0 is the biggest update to the add-in since it launched nearly 3 years ago. From an updated visual design to improved workflows and under-the-hood improvements, there is a lot to take in. In part 1 … Continue reading

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Esri Maps for Office 3.0 is now available: Greater productivity with multiple maps, projections, and new tools.

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Do you find yourself limited with the monitor real estate when scrolling through your spreadsheet data and interacting with maps? Are you trying to overlay your map in Excel with your organization’s GIS data in different coordinate systems? Do you … Continue reading

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Tell a story with your map-enabled BI dashboard

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Incorporating maps into your BI dashboard can greatly enhance the effectiveness and usability of the dashboard for consumers. But without proper up-front planning, you’re likely to create a map-enabled dashboard that’s confusing, misleading, or difficult for consumers to read and … Continue reading

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Legacy BAO Apps for iOS and Android Will Be Retired on April 3, 2015

Over the past few months, Esri has released a new companion app for Business Analyst Online (BAO) that is available on iPhones and iPads as well as Android phones. The new BAO Mobile app contains updated reports and content and lets users connect to their ArcGIS Online content while searching and discovering interesting facts about sites.

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The new BAO Mobile App Brings Key Market Research Insights for More than 135 Countries to Android Devices

Understanding the local characteristics of a marketplace is key to making decisions on where to invest in a business. Business development and market research professionals especially in the real estate, food services, banking, and retail sectors are often visiting sites and assessing trade areas. They need access to market research insights not only in their offices but also on the go. The new BAO Mobile app helps them access demographic, spending, and market profile data anywhere, anytime on their iOS and now on Android devices.

New Release for Android Devices

Here are some highlights of what you can do with the new app on Android devices: Continue reading

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Business Analyst Online – What’s New in March 2015

We’ve recently updated Business Analyst Online with some minor bug fixes as well as the following:  Continue reading

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Community Analyst – What’s New in March 2015

We’ve recently updated Community Analyst with some minor bug fixes as well as the following:  Continue reading

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New Advanced Data for Spain, Germany and Australia

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Esri recently released additional international data to its already expansive Global Demographic offering on the ArcGIS platform. This release includes: New Advanced data for Spain Additional postal geography levels added to the Advanced data for Germany Additional current year spending … Continue reading

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Esri Maps for IBM Cognos 6.0.1 Patch 1 improves map performance in Internet Explorer

Esri Maps for IBM Cognos 6.0.1 Patch 1 is ready for download.

This patch includes a Silverlight map rendering engine to improve performance in rendering map features and graphics in Internet Explorer. The Silverlight rendering engine is designed to make map performance in Internet Explorer comparable to Chrome and Firefox.

The patch also addresses two bugs related to legend styling.

For more information and to download the patch, visit support.esri.com.

~The Esri Maps for IBM Cognos Team


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Location Architect makes map creation a breeze for MicroStrategy users

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Watch the new Location Architect video in our Maps for MicroStrategy series to learn how a Location Architect model for your MicroStrategy project makes map creation a breeze for business users. Adding a map to a report only takes a … Continue reading

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