Category: Community Maps
World Imagery Basemap was recently updated with eight new areas of high-resolution imagery. These community contributions were made through the Community Maps Program. For a Story Map tour of all of these updates, click the image below. Included in this … Continue reading
We recently updated our World Topographic Map coverage with the addition of five new communities and 15 updated areas participating through our Community Maps Program. View a Story Map showcasing all of the latest community updates to the World Topo … Continue reading
It is time to announce the speakers for the next installment of the monthly Community Maps webinar. This time we are thrilled to be joined by two members of the larger Community Maps content team – Caitlyn Raines and Brian Sims. Caitlyn will be providing an overview of the Oceans Basemap and sharing the latest enhancements for this unique and useful product. Brian will help us understand the exciting work being done on 3D basemaps and explore what this can mean for Community Maps users and contributors. As always, we will have some time to take your questions.
The webinar will be February 20th, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Pacific time. If you would like to attend click here to add the webinar connection details to your calendar.
We hope to see you there!
The CityEngine 2013 release has some very exciting new features. Here is a quick overview: Create and Share Rule Packages Create a so-called rule package from a CityEngine rule and associated assets such as textures and generic 3D models. Share … 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. The ArcGIS Online team will … Continue reading
Esri’s content landscape has expanded tremendously. Through sharing content in hosted cloud services, access to a suite of basemaps and topics that describe earth, people, life and urban systems are available to everyone. Esri is building a global community; it … Continue reading
We would like to extend a big thank you to the more that one hundred Community members who responded to the Community Maps membership survey run November-December 2013. Many respondents were especiallygenerous with “longhand” comments and suggestions that we’re still … Continue reading
The new beta tools are here! We are happy to announce that we have available for download a set of data preparation tools for Community Map contributors. The tools are available by download at this link. These tools are the first cut of simple GeoProcessing (GP) tools built with Model Builder for preparing data for submission to the basemap section of the Community Maps Program. Continue reading