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Modeling: Using the Language of Spatial Analysis


By Clint Brown and Christian Harder. Spatial analysis is the process of geographically modeling a problem or issue, deriving results by computer processing, and then examining and interpreting those model results. The spatial model that you create is based on … Continue reading

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A Visual Analysis of Atlanta for Amazon HQ2

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2018 is here and the online retail giant Amazon is ready to bring prosperity into a new city. Its hunt for second headquarters location has urged a rush among cities vying for the honor. Amazon has narrowed its top 20 … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World updates in ArcGIS Enterprise 10.6

Landscape layer data in Living Atlas

A broad collection of beautiful and useful geographic items are available to access within your own ArcGIS Enterprise environment, brought to you by ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World. Now, with the new 10.6 release, you can enjoy an even … Continue reading

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Announcing support for Spike in Survey123 for ArcGIS


[Content originally posted in the Survey123 for ArcGIS GeoNet Group] We are happy to announce support for Spike in Survey123 for ArcGIS.  Spike is a laser-based measurement solution by Esri partner ikeGPS.   What makes Spike unique is that it allows … Continue reading

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Map-making, step by step

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Recently I made a map of my favorite park: the Mojave National Preserve, a huge desert park in California. It’s a fantastic place that you should all visit. It struck me that every time I make a map, I make … Continue reading

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Connect with Inspiring Emerging Businesses at 2018 FedGIS Conference

Esri Startup Zone at FedGIS in 2017

On March 20th over 4,500 professionals will gather for the 2018 Esri Federal GIS Conference (#FedGIS). The two-day conference allows attendees to explore ground-breaking ways government use geospatial technologies to solve the world’s greatest challenges. Join our community and Esri … Continue reading

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Airbus WorldDEM4Ortho in Esri 3D elevation services


Elevation surface provides foundational layer for your work in 3D. ArcGIS 3D clients such as ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online Web Scene Viewer, and ArcGIS Earth comes with a default elevation layer – Terrain 3D.  Along with this default elevation layer, ArcGIS Living Atlas … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Hub lands in Palm Springs!


The DC R&D team has been hard at work creating new features in ArcGIS Hub, shipping updates roughly once a week. Now its time for us to pack 3 ounces or less of sunscreen and catch a flight to Southern … Continue reading

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Esri Partner Conference 2018: Map Craft


I’m excited/terrified to be speaking briefly at the 2018 Esri Partner Conference about some of the blogs I’ve written to help folks in their own map making adventures. I’ll be blasting through a handful of examples and resources, but for … Continue reading

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AppStudio for ArcGIS at Developer Summit 2018


The Esri Developer Summit 2018 is around the corner, scheduled from March 6-9 2018 in the “desert oasis” of Palm Spring, California. The AppStudio for ArcGIS team is looking forward to sharing the great work we are doing and learning from you … Continue reading

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