Tag: ArcGIS Data Reviewer

Looking for Duplicate Features in your GIS


Duplicate features in your GIS can cause problems during analysis. A typical scenario is when only one of the duplicate features is updated but the analysis runs on the other not-updated feature. This will result in incorrect analysis. Another scenario … Continue reading

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Finding Disconnected Features in your Geometric Network


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

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To Split Or Not To Split…The Line?


A common validation rule is to check if a point feature splits the line it is connected to. This is essential for proper network analysis. For example, Electric utility – switch must split primary conductor Water utility – valve must … Continue reading

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Validating Electric Distribution Conductor Info Relationships

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Sometimes validating a business rule might require more than one check to be configured.  One such example that I would like to highlight today is from the electric utility realm: validating primary and secondary lines relationships to the conductor info … Continue reading

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QA/QC for Arc Hydro Terrain Preprocessing Vector Data: The Arc Hydro health check using Data Reviewer


The Arc Hydro team has developed a data health check process that uses the ArcGIS Data Reviewer extension to assess and diagnose the quality of water resources data. The ArcGIS Data Reviewer extension is a set of functions and processes … Continue reading

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Finding Invalid Values Based on a Lookup Table

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Just recently, I was asked why a check does not return the proper results.  This is a question I get from time to time and thought it would be a good idea to share in a blog.  Let’s take the … Continue reading

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Free Data Health Checks at Esri Pacific User Group Meeting


Esri is offering the free GIS data health checks at the upcoming Pacific User Group meeting in Redlands on November 21st. A GIS data health check is a 45-minute review and analysis of your data (features and attributes) by an … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Data Reviewer Offer Extended for Community Maps Contributors

Esri is again offering a special software promotion to Community Maps Program contributors.  The ArcGIS Data Reviewer for Desktop extension is being offered for the cost of maintenance to organizations who contribute content to the Program.  With ArcGIS Data Reviewer for Desktop, contributors will be able to validate and review their data to make necessary correction, thereby ensuring they contribute the highest quality data possible to the program.  This promotion was offered in 2012 with great success and has been requested to continue for new contributors. Continue reading

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EGUG 2013 – Free GIS Data Health Checks!


If you are an electric/gas user and missed signing up for a  GIS data health check at the UC 2013, you’ll be glad to hear that Esri is offering this at the Electric and Gas GIS Conference in San Antonio, … Continue reading

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Introducing the Data Reviewer Dashboard Widget for ArcGIS Viewer for Flex

Provide insight and raise awareness by reporting the scope and severity of errors in your data

Maintaining data to meet standards of quality is a challenging investment of both time and resources. This is especially true for those organizations with evolving business requirements because the definition of what constitutes “good quality” data keeps changing. As these … Continue reading

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