ArcGIS for Telecommunications at the 2014 User Conference

The 2014 Esri User Conference is right around the corner.  There will be plenty of opportunities to learn more about ArcGIS for Telecommunications.  Below are some key events. We look forward to seeing you all there. Continue reading

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A New Level of Cool: The Arctic Ocean Basemap

The Ocean Basemap Team is happy to announce that the Arctic Ocean Basemap has been released as a beta version and is publicly available!  Continue reading

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NAIP Imagery now available as ArcGIS Online Image layers

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ArcGIS Online includes a living atlas of the world with beautiful and authoritative maps on many topics, including a rich collection of imagery at multiple levels of pixel resolution (e.g., 250m, 15m, 1m or better per pixel) and temporal resolution … Continue reading

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Best Practices for Creating 3D Cities

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Many users want to go 3D with their GIS and want to know where to start. Esri has just released a set of best practices for 3D-enabling your existing GIS to create your 3D city. A 3D-enabled GIS provides governments and the … Continue reading

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Updates to Hydrology Analysis Services & New Hydrology Layers Added to ArcGIS Online

Watershed Delineation with Multi-Directional Hillshade

The Esri Hydro Team is pleased to announce it has added more data layers to the Living Atlas. USA Polluted Waters (Source: EPA 303d) USA Permitted Point Source Water Pollution (Source: EPA NPDES) USA Hydrologic Group Code (Source: SSURGO) In … Continue reading

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Understanding Trade-offs with Full Motion Video

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Full Motion Video (FMV) asks a lot of your computer, and the way you work with the software can greatly affect its performance. Having a good graphics card is probably the biggest factor because you’re working with both video and … Continue reading

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Imagery UC 2014

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Are you interested in imagery? Are you attending the 2014 Esri User Conference? Esri has put together a list of all the imagery related events at the 2014 User Conference into the Imagery Event Planner. Hopefully this will help you obtain … Continue reading

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New Landscape layers on ArcGIS Online!

The Esri Landscape Content Team is pleased to announce it has added more data layers to the Living Atlas.  This ArcGIS Online release includes data layers for:

  • Africa
  • South America
  • USA NLCD
  • USA GAP Ranges/Distributions
  • USA Soils SSURGO attributes

This brings the total number of Landscape data layers over 120.

We look forward to hearing from you via the Landscape Maps and Data forum about the data we are publishing as well as suggestions for future posts.

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National Geographic Historic and Reference Maps Available in ArcGIS Online

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ArcGIS Online includes a living atlas of the world with beautiful and authoritative maps on many topics, including a rich and growing collection of historical maps from several leading publishers.  With the latest addition to this collection, National Geographic has … Continue reading

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New Forums are on the Way!

Just wanted to give everyone a heads up that we will soon be rolling out a new, evolved discussion forum over the next few weeks as part of the new Esri community platform called GeoNet.

For more information and to discuss further, feel free to jump into the conversation here.

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