Tag: public safety
In this blog post we want to cover two new features of ArcGIS Online that go great together, presentation mode and live feeds. With the July release, you can now create presentations with your web maps. This is great way … Continue reading
Does your Fire District have a mixture of densely populated urban and sparsely populated rural/wilderness areas? So does Cook County Minnesota, which borders Canada along the north shore of Lake Superior. Nine volunteer fire districts in the county provide fire … Continue reading
The 2014 Esri International User Conference (July 14-18) we’ll be offering several technical workshops and demo theaters dedicated to the ArcGIS for Local Government solution. These sessions focus on the maps and apps available within each local government community (Land Records, … Continue reading
In March we rolled out quite a few updates to Esri products and the Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS was no exception. A lot of exciting new features were added and you can find a full list of updates on our doc site or a preview of them from this blog article.
Perhaps the most sought after request that we added this release is to extend the reach of Dashboard beyond Windows Desktops and laptops and add support for tablets (iPads and Android tablets) so that more people within the organization can use it. With the 10.2.2 release, we have done just that by building Dashboard into the browser so it can run across platforms.
This blog article will describe how you can author operation views that target the browser and highlight capabilities within the browser app itself. Continue reading
We’re happy to announce that we’ve updated the Damage Assessment template for ArcGIS 10.2. In this release, we transitioned to using ArcGIS Online and the Collector application. Since Collector now supports offline capabilities, we believe it’s very important to leverage … Continue reading
Sharing information with the public in a map form on the hazards they face is a great way to help increase preparedness. We are proud to announce the release of the My Hazard Information application as a part of our … Continue reading
In an effort to help you configure your ArcGIS Online subscription for Emergency Management we are providing this template to help you get started. This is the first application that we are releasing as part of our ArcGIS 10.2 update … Continue reading
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
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
The 2013 Esri International User Conference is in early July and this year we will again have several sessions/events dedicated to the ArcGIS for Local Government solution and the maps and apps available within each community (Land Records, Water Utilities, … Continue reading