Category: Public Safety

Identify Hurricane Shelters in Houston

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Hurricane Harvey overwhelmed authorities trying to find shelter for the 300,000 victims seeking dry ground during that storm’s record rainfall in August and September 2017. A new Learn ArcGIS lesson, Find Potential Hurricane Shelters, could help authorities avoid the human … Continue reading

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Drone2Map 1.3 is now available for download

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Drone2Map for ArcGIS version 1.3 is available for download from My Esri and the Drone2Map for ArcGIS Help Site. Version 1.3 adds the ability to create compressed zlas point clouds, rolling shutter correction, GCP photo support, Integrated Windows Authentication, flight altitude adjustment tools, … Continue reading

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New Visibility Analysis Tools in CityEngine 2017.1

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In case you haven’t heard, we released CityEngine 2017.1 two weeks ago! We are super excited about the new features, which you can catch up on in this blog post. Today, however, we’re going to dive deep into the new … Continue reading

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November 2017 Living Atlas Community Webinar Recording Available

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Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS Beta – November Update

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Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS is an app that monitors assets, events, or activities for ‘at-a-glance’ decision making. It provides key insights about your data on a single screen.

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FREE Living Atlas Webinar! Make Meaningful Policy Maps For Your Community Using the Living Atlas

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Please join us on November 9th at 11:00 AM PST for a free Living Atlas Community Webinar! Communities use policy maps to identify issues affecting people and serve as backdrop to proposed solutions. The best maps about an issue clearly … Continue reading

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Geocoding: Delivering High Location Accuracy

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Geocoding is a fundamental GIS process for plotting your data on the map. It is often the first step in applying GIS to understand the where. The accuracy of plotted points directly correlates with the success of downstream decisions. Regardless … Continue reading

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What’s new in GeoPlanner (September 2017)

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Last week we updated GeoPlanner to version 2.4. For this update, we wanted to help you be more productive and better assess the impact of your plans. Improving productivity involved making the app easier to use by adding tools so you can … Continue reading

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MGRS/USNG Coordinates to Web Map Made Easy

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Have you ever received files containing coordinates in Military Grid Reference System (MGRS) or United States National Grid (USNG) format and wondered… “what now?  Can I use these coordinate values as easily as I use XY values?”  If so, we … Continue reading

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Disruptive Technology Featured at TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2017

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Esri recently attended TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, September 16-17th, 2017. The conference brings together entrepreneurs and next-generation products from across industries and the globe. Before the Disrupt conference started Esri, 750+ developers and a variety of other sponsors gathered … Continue reading

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