Monthly Archives: June 2014

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.  Continue reading

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National Geographic Historic and Reference Maps Available in ArcGIS Online


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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ArcGIS Pro in virtualized environments


ArcGIS Pro provides an integrated platform for 2D and 3D visualization and analysis. Pro has undergone extensive performance and scalability testing, especially in virtualized environments. Especially using the NVIDIA K1 and K2 graphics cards designed for virtualized environments.  To share … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss the July Water Meetings

Our team meetings are just around the corner.

The Water/Wastewater meeting will include presentations by the White House Utility District, Hampton Roads Sanitation District, and many more.

The Water Resources meeting attendees will hear from Southwest Florida Water Management District, Southern CA Coastal Water Research Project,Esri staff as well as several others.

Meetings are free and are a great opportunity for you to connect with Esri staff and find out how other organizations are using GIS.

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World Topographic Map and Living Atlas updated with Community Contributions


The ArcGIS Content Team continues to enhance the Community Basemaps by incorporating new and updated content to the ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World. Thanks to user community, the World Topographic Map has been updated with several new contributions in the United States and … Continue reading

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Ready to get your data check-up at Esri UC 2014?

The data health checks are returning to this year’s User Conference. Bring a sample of your data in a file or personal geodatabase and an Esri industry expert will review the overall quality of your data. The health check is a quick and easy way to get an insight into whether or not your data meets your business rules. This year Esri is offering the health checks to users in the following industries: water/wastewater/stormwater, electric & gas, roads & highways, land records and addressing, and 3D. You can sign up for this 45-min review of your data by sending an email to  Please include your name, organization, phone, email, dataset you’re bringing and preferred date/time for the appointment.

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ArcGIS for Water Utilities at the 2014 User Conference

Throughout the 2014 Esri International User Conference there are many opportunities to learn about ArcGIS for Water Utilities.   Below are some key events where you can see ArcGIS for Water Utilities in action, learn how to configure it, influence our future direction and get your questions answered.

Saturday July 12, 2014

8:30 – 5:00 – Team Water/Wastewater Meeting – Room 29 A/B

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New Community Contributions Include Updates for World Imagery


The ArcGIS Content Team has updated the ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World with enhancements to the World Imagery Map. This ArcGIS Online release includes seven new contributors and two updates to existing community map participants. The new imagery is high-resolution, newer collection date, displaying at larger … Continue reading

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Integrate your business systems with ArcGIS using Spatial Views

In addition to the authoritative asset information stored in the enterprise GIS, Water Utilities have a wealth of information stored in relational databases (RDBMS) like Oracle or Microsoft SQL Server.  This data includes information such as billing and customer information, asset and work information from a maintenance management system, and other types business system data that have a relationship with assets stored in an enterprise geodatabase.  Continue reading

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