Category: Defense

Accessing secure OGC services with ArcGIS Online

OGC services provide a great mechanism for achieving Interoperability. While OGC services are generally targeted for open environments, it is also true that many organizations disseminate “high value” information products using secure OGC protocols; secured using basic, digest or Integrated Windows authentication. In the past, ArcGIS Online had no options for dealing with these secure OGC web  services. With the latest release of ArcGIS Online, it is now possible for organizations to Continue reading

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ArcGIS Earth Beta is Now Available

ArcGIS Earth

ArcGIS Earth

We are pleased to announce that the beta version of ArcGIS Earth is now available for download on the Esri Early Adopter site.  You may access the beta directly at this link:

By using the beta version, you will be among the first to test-drive our new 3D app and experience how it works. Continue reading

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Brave New 3D World

Living Atlas Biomass in ArcGIS Earth Prototype

Over the past few years at Esri, we’ve made extensive efforts to expand the ArcGIS platform to support an enterprise workflow that includes data creation and management, visualization and analysis, and communication tools for technical and non-technical GIS users.  With … Continue reading

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New Arctic elevation data

arctic dem

Check out this story map that Esri put together to showcase the new high-resolution arctic elevation datasets that recently became public: maps.arcgis.com It’s pretty exciting stuff. If you want to learn more about the groups that collaborated to collect this … Continue reading

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New Global Layers for Local Relief and Landforms added to the Living Atlas

Excerpt from World Local Relief

The number of global landscape layers in the Living Atlas of the World has grown significantly in the past year. This summer we added and updated several layers, including new World Local Relief and World Landforms. These layers provide globally … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2015 Esri Ocean GIS Forum

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We are pleased to announce that the 2015 Esri Ocean GIS Forum, November 4-6 at the Esri Conference Center in Redlands, CA, USA, is now taking early registrations, as well as contributions to all sessions. Please note the following deadlines: … Continue reading

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Esri Maps for SharePoint Online is now available!

Add SP Lists

SharePoint Online brings the power of SharePoint to organizations who don’t want the overhead of managing SharePoint infrastructure. Now with the availability of Esri Maps for SharePoint Online, you can view your SharePoint list data and ArcGIS Online layers on … Continue reading

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The ArcGIS Book—Ten Big Ideas about Applying Geography to Your World

The ArcGIS Book

A hands-on website and a print book for seasoned GIS practitioners and newcomers to GIS Consumer mapping has opened the eyes of the world, and especially decision makers, to the value of maps and geography and consequently increased the demand … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Imagery and Remote Sensing Update

Imagery & Remote Sensing web site

This has been a very busy month for the ArcGIS Imagery and Remote Sensing team at Esri.  If you’ve been a fan of Esri imagery technology for a while, you’ll realize we’ve modified the name.  Yes, we have renamed our team … Continue reading

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Be An Excel Ninja, Part 2

5 minute drive time

More speed? More power? You got it. Here’s one easy how-to with Esri Maps for Office that will dramatically increase your ninja factor. In our previous post, we showed you how Esri Maps for Office can quickly access a treasure … Continue reading

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