Category: Geodata

Virtualizing ArcGIS Pro: Nvidia GRID Tesla M60

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The Esri Performance Engineering team has been benchmarking ArcGIS Pro in the virtualized environments using shareable GPU’s for a number of years.  We have published a series of articles in order to assist our users in understanding the technology as … Continue reading

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UC 2017: Have you signed up for a free data health check yet?

Are you going to the Esri User Conference next week? Would you like to get your GIS data reviewed by an Esri expert for free? Check out this announcement about data health check sessions here. Or watch this short video by Michelle Johnson, QA Specialist at Esri.

A few spots are still open. So don’t miss this opportunity! See you at the conference!

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ArcGIS Pro Tips: Guide for the Esri UC 2017

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As a GIS lover, I’m a geek for data. Here’s the 2017 Esri User Conference by the numbers: 5 days, 300+ exhibitors, 450+ hours of hands-on training, 1000+ sessions, 17,000+ attendees, and several thousand opportunities interact with each other and … Continue reading

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Explore Eight Incredible Apps at the 2017 User Apps Fair

2017 User Apps Fair

Visit the 2017 User Apps Fair! The 2017 User Apps Fair will showcase the best customized applications that utilize Esri technology. These competitors will present and display their applications at the 2017 Esri User Conference from Tuesday, July 11th through … Continue reading

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Fantasy Maps Pt 3 | Touchability

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Of course it’s the very nature of a fantasy map insert to be revealed via a cover turn, smelled, and traced with a curious finger. So when it comes to creating a fantasy map that begs to be ripped out, … Continue reading

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Fantasy Maps Pt 2 | Scratchiness

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We are on a bold quest to reconstruct the Fantasy Map asesthetic in ArcGIS Pro. In Part 1 we hacked the Vector Field symbology to approximate hand-drawn mountainification. Here, in Part 2, we’ll talk about adding hand-drawn scratchiness to the … Continue reading

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Data Health Checks Are Back at User Conference 2017!

Esri Staff Providing a Data Health Check at Last Year's UC

Esri is, once again, offering the free GIS data health checks at this year’s User Conference. Sign up here! When your organization depends on a geographic information system (GIS) for its day-to-day operation, data errors can introduce unacceptable risk and unplanned … Continue reading

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Fantasy Maps Pt 1 | Mountainification

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This is part one of a three-part blog extravaganza where I lay out how you might whip up a fantasy-style book-ish illustration-y map insert, in ArcGIS Pro. This technique, which is a total hack (but what isn’t, ultimately), can get … Continue reading

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Fantasy Book Illustration Maps in ArcGIS Pro

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As is the case with most map adventures, I started out working towards something else entirely, and the dark magic of GIS swept me in an altogether different direction. Here is a map from that unexpected journey… This map was … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Pro Tips: Save Time With Bookmarks

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Whether you have a web browser full of bookmarked web pages, or you’re like me and you think you can remember the random keywords you searched to find that obscure land use data from 1865 (surprise, I never can), you … Continue reading

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