Category: Web

Demo Applications: ArcGIS Server for Administrators sessions at the 2013 User Conference

Screen shot of Services Dashboard application

During the ArcGIS Server for Administrators technical workshops at the 2013 Esri International User Conference, two demo applications were presented; Popular Extents and Services Dashboard: Popular Extents This application plots extents requested from a map service as graphics in a … Continue reading

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Make an Impact with Your Map


This summer, the Esri Disaster Response Program has responded to several disasters, including floods, tornadoes, and wildfires to provide technical support, software, data and information maps. While we always provide public information maps, one of the most common requests we … Continue reading

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Custom Watersheds at the Click of a Button: Watershed Delineation in ArcGIS Online

Watershed Delineation Geoprocessing Tool

By Steve Kopp, Esri For the water resources community, one of the highlights at this year’s Users Conference was the public beta release of the watershed delineation service in ArcGIS Online. This geoprocessing service is now available to everyone with … Continue reading

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Using the power of Amazon EC2 to build ArcGIS Server map caches


This post explains how you can use the power of Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) to create tiled map caches for use with ArcGIS Server. To provide some quick background: Map caching is a way you can speed up web … Continue reading

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Version 3.4 of ArcGIS API for Flex and ArcGIS Viewer for Flex Released

ArcGIS for Flex

Version 3.4 of both the ArcGIS API for Flex and ArcGIS Viewer for Flex was released on Wednesday July 3rd, 2013. This release has a major focus on integration with the next release of ArcGIS.  Many features to support Portal … Continue reading

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Data Reviewer @ UC 2013


Data quality is one of the most overlooked aspects of managing a GIS. This year, at the Esri International User Conference, you can change that for your organization. There are several activities related to ArcGIS Data Reviewer, Esri’s data quality … Continue reading

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Get Ready – 2013 Wildfire Season is Underway


The National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) is forecasting an active wildfire season this year and so far it is off to an early start. In their National Significant Wildland Fire Outlook, NIFC states there is a “Significant fire potential [that] will … Continue reading

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From ArcMap to ArcGIS Online: well-prepared geographic information for the web

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Web maps are increasingly becoming the principal manner in which we publicly share our GIS stories. For many of our users, designing content within ArcMap is the best way to ensure quick authoring with the ArcGIS Online map viewer. Because … Continue reading

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Get ready—2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season is underway

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The NOAA Climate Prediction Center is forecasting an active to extremely active season this year. In their 2013 Hurricane Outlook, NOAA states there is a “70 percent likelihood of 13 to 20 named storms” with “3 to 6 major hurricanes”. With Hurricane … Continue reading

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User Software Applications Fair

Esri Web App Fair

Attention Community Map Contributors! There will be a User Software Applications Fair at this year’s Esri International User Conference. The submission deadline is June 21, 2013. In order to participate, you will need to register for the conference. The application categories are … Continue reading

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