NOTE AS OF FEB. 21, 2014: The basemap system upgrade to ArcGIS 10.2 for Server occurred last night. See Basemap System Upgrade to ArcGIS 10.2 for Server Completed for the latest information on this update. The ArcGIS Online team will … Continue reading
In April 2013, we explained how you could use a Python script to automate the publishing and overwriting of your feature service on ArcGIS.com. This post explains how to perform that same workflow using ArcGIS 10.2 or 10.2.1. The following instructions will get you started, or, scroll to the bottom of this post for extra information on what’s changed at 10.2. Continue reading
NOTE AS OF FEB. 5, 2014: The update was postponed because of some issues detected during the upgrade. The update will be re-scheduled as soon as the issues are resolved, and this post will be updated to reflect our plans. … Continue reading
This is a last reminder that complimentary use of Microsoft’s Bing Maps with ArcGIS will end on December 31, 2013.
To continue using Bing Maps with ArcGIS after December 31, you will need to obtain your own Bing Maps key directly from Microsoft and then input the key into your ArcGIS products. Continue reading
NOTE AS OF FEB. 21, 2014: The basemap system upgrade to ArcGIS 10.2 for Server occurred last night. See Basemap System Upgrade to ArcGIS 10.2 for Server Completed for the latest information on this update. As mentioned in the What’s … Continue reading
This is a reminder that the legacy geocoding and routing services will be retired on December 31, 2013. These services include: Geocoding European Address Locator North American Address Locator North American Address Locator (ArcGIS 10 style) United States Street Locator United States … Continue reading
Maybe you’ve heard, there’s a new extension for ArcGIS for Server Standard and Advanced available at ArcGIS 10.2. It’s called ArcGIS GeoEvent Processor for Server and it expands the capabilities of ArcGIS allowing you to Continue reading
(Contributed by Mark Romero, Esri Imagery Team, Broomfield, Colorado)
In response to Typhoon Haiyan that struck the Philippines, the US Government has provided access to a vast amount of DigitalGlobe Imagery for humanitarian purposes. This imagery can be accessed for free through the DigitalGlobe FirstLook Premium Service that’s part of ArcGIS Online. The service is constantly updated as imagery becomes available giving users’ access to the latest imagery. The service is easily accessible through ArcGIS Online and be can be used in any Esri client on the web, desktop, or mobile. This blog post outlines the steps to connect to these feeds in ArcMap. It demonstrates the benefits of working with metadata only available through a dynamic image service.
Do you work with Feature Services? Do you want to use geoprocessing tools or Python to perform analysis with ArcGIS for Desktop? Here’s a few quick tips for using a hosted feature service from arcgis.com or your own ArcGIS for Server … Continue reading