Over the past few years, ArcGIS Online has become a giant hub for people to share everything “geo”. This includes items such as maps, packages, data, services, csv files, and more recently, documents.
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 Esri ArcGIS Online Basemap … Continue reading
Esri’s LAS Optimizer has been updated to include support for parallel decompression. The initial version supported parallel processing when going from LAS to Optimized LAS, but the other direction, going back to LAS, was single threaded. It’s now parallel in both directions. This significantly decreases the time it takes to decompress the files and is worth the update.
Esri LAS Optimizer: LAS Optimizer
General Information: Esri Introduces Optimized LAS
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Tagged 3D Lidar Point Data, compressed, compression, LAS, Optimization, Optimized LAS
New links have been added to the prior blog post An Ocean of Story Maps. Some of these include web maps and downloads in addition to the “traditional” Esri-style story map. Please feel free to bookmark and return as I … Continue reading
Last week I showed how you can use functions to identify core urban areas. Building off of that, there are a couple of other things that you can do. One is to use the same logic and map out suburban … Continue reading
As a story map author there’s lots of little things to consider which, when summed, can make a big difference in attracting an audience to your stories. After the initial visual impression, the title and subtitle are usually the first … Continue reading
We’re all looking forward to seeing you at the first annual Esri Developer Summit, Washington, DC next week (Wednesday, February 12th). In addition to a two-hour Plenary session in the morning, there will be a whole day’s worth of deeper … Continue reading
ArcGIS 10.2.1 introduced a new geoprocessing tool, Find Disconnected Features in Geometric Network (Data Management Tools toolbox –> Geometric Network toolset), that you can use in conjunction with Data Reviewer’s Write to Reviewer Table geoprocessing tool to capture disconnected geometric … Continue reading
The map tour, swipe, and several other story map templates feature the Esri logo and include links to Esri’s website and the Storytelling with Maps website by default.
A good practice, especially if you are authoring story maps that represent your organization, is to replace the Esri default logo and links with a logo and links of your own. Here’s how to make the changes for several popular story map templates.
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. NOTE AS OF FEB. 5, … Continue reading