Category: Location Analytics

Including Online Demographic Maps in Your Public Maps and Apps

Including Online Demographic Maps in Your Public Maps and Apps

In earlier posts, we provided information on how to enable public access to ArcGIS Online premium content such as routing and traffic maps and other live feeds. This workflow for sharing works well with most ArcGIS Online premium content (such … Continue reading

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2015 U.S. Esri Demographic data is now available!

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The 2015/2020 U.S. Esri Updated Demographic data is now available across the ArcGIS platform, and it reveals some very interesting trends about population growth, aging, diversity, housing and more. The 2015 U.S. population is 318,536,439, an increase of 3.2% since … Continue reading

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Esri Maps for IBM Cognos 6.0.2 Released!

We are pleased to announce the release of Esri Maps for IBM Cognos 6.0.2.

This release offers the following updates:

  • Map legend improvements
  • Improved clustering performance
  • Support for pie chart clusters in Internet Explorer
  • Administrators can easily restore the default administrative and login settings for their environment
  • Support for IBM Cognos 10.1.1 FP4 and 10.2.1 FP6
  • Support for Google Chrome for Android version 40

Visit esri.com to download and install Esri Maps for IBM Cognos 6.0.2.

For more information about Esri Maps for IBM Cognos 6.0.2, see the Esri Maps for IBM Cognos product documentation, and be sure to visit GeoNet to get help from the community.

~The Esri Maps for IBM Cognos Team

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100,000 points to nowhere: Right-size your data to create usable maps

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It’s easy to get bogged down in details when you have tons of data that you’re trying to display on a map. Plotting too many features on a map can lead to frustration and doesn’t provide valuable insight. This series … Continue reading

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Getting to know Esri Maps for Office 3.0: Part 2

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In the blog last week, I highlighted some of the new features of Esri Maps for Office, including the ability to have multiple maps in your workbook, being able to move your maps to other monitors, and the new tools … Continue reading

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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.

Esri Maps for Office multiple maps

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

Interactive map-enabled dashboard

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

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