Richard Kachelriess

Richard Kachelriess
Richard has worked in Esri’s Product Marketing department for 9 years where he is responsible for ArcGIS Pro. He has worked on a wide range of Esri's products, including ArcGIS Server; the geodatabase; imagery; ArcGIS Online content, such as basemaps, the Living Atlas, and Streetmap Premium; and Esri's open technologies and solutions, such as ArcGIS Open Data, Esri Geoportal Server, and ArcGIS for INSPIRE. He has also been President of Esri’s Toastmasters club. Richard’s background includes an MBA from the Crummer Graduate School of Business at Rollins College, a Geology degree from Florida Atlantic University, and experience with the United States Geological Survey (USGS) researching water quality in the Everglades. You can follow Richard on Twitter @kachelriess.

Recent Posts

What’s Coming for ArcGIS Pro 2.1

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ArcGIS Pro 2.1, the next release of Esri’s flagship 64-bit desktop GIS application, is almost here. ArcGIS Pro 2.1 continues Esri’s mission to provide new and user-requested functionality, the latest innovations for working with 2D and 3D spatial data, tools … Continue reading

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Sign Up for the ArcGIS Pro 2.1 Beta 1: Test the next version of ArcGIS Pro

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ArcGIS Pro 2.1, the next release of Esri’s flagship 64-bit desktop GIS application, is only a few months away. ArcGIS Pro 2.1 continues Esri’s mission to provide new and user-requested functionality, the latest innovations for working with 2D and 3D … Continue reading

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Getting Started with ArcGIS Pro: A New Quick Start Guide

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This new Quick Start Guide, Getting Started with ArcGIS Pro, provides step-by-step instructions for downloading, installing, and licensing ArcGIS Pro. It provides easy-to-follow instructions for setting up ArcGIS Pro with any licensing method: Named User, Single Use, or Concurrent Use. … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Pro 2.0 Patch 1 (2.0.1) Now Available

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ArcGIS Pro 2.0.1 is now available for download. This is a minor patch release that addresses several performance and quality issues. The next full release of ArcGIS Pro is scheduled for the end of the year. A full list of … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Pro at the 2017 Esri User Conference

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The 2017 Esri User Conference in San Diego, CA is only a couple weeks away. The UC is the largest gathering of desktop GIS users in the world. There are many presentations and events covering hundreds of topics. Here’s a … Continue reading

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What’s New in ArcMap 10.5.1

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ArcMap 10.5.1 is a quality improvement release focused on increasing performance and fixing bugs. Improvements include Enhancements to the Slope and Aspect tools in the Spatial Analyst extension and the Raster Surface toolset in the 3D Analyst extension. Updates to … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Pro 2.0 Has Been Released!

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ArcGIS Pro 2.0, Esri’s next-generation desktop GIS, has been released and is available from My Esri. Now is the perfect time to upgrade to ArcGIS Pro. ArcGIS Pro 2.0 brings more of your highly requested workflows to the table, features … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Pro 2.0 Beta Coming Soon!

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ArcGIS Pro 2.0, the next release of Esri’s flagship 64-bit desktop GIS application, is only a few weeks away. ArcGIS Pro 2.0 continues Esri’s mission to provide new and user-requested functionality, the latest innovations for working with 2D and 3D … Continue reading

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Making Esri Licenses More Personal

Concurrent Use Licenses are still available in ArcGIS 10.5

At Esri we focus on supporting your GIS efforts. Based on research and working directly with you, we have learned about your needs regarding licensing. Concurrent Use Licensing At 10.5 Concurrent Use licensing is still supported. Users with a Concurrent … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Pro 1.4 Now Available!

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ArcGIS Pro 1.4, Esri’s flagship 64-bit desktop GIS application, has been released. ArcGIS Pro 1.4 features new, user-requested functionality; the latest innovations for working with 2D and 3D spatial data, as well as performing advanced analytics; and enhanced support across … Continue reading

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