Make your organization home discoverable


If you have a publicly accessible organization home, you can make it easier for others to discover it via ArcGIS Online by registering it as an item. While anyone can share an organization’s home page via a link, this enhances … Continue reading

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Community Map Contributors Update the Living Atlas of the World

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Updates to the World Topographic and World Imagery Maps Available! This release incorporates new and updated coverage to the World Topographic Map for select cities and counties throughout the United States and the United Kingdom. The World Imagery Map has been updated with high … Continue reading

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Keep your ArcGIS Online organization organized with visual cues


If you’re an Administrator for your organization paying attention to details early on often pays large dividends over time. As organizational assets grow in number, whether they be groups or shared items, the ability to quickly and easily identify them … Continue reading

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Put the ‘R’ in ArcGIS

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Earlier this month at the UC, I presented a demo on the R ArcGIS Bridge that showed how powerful it is when you combine the visualization and spatial analysis power of ArcGIS with the capabilities of R to solve problems. … Continue reading

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Collector for ArcGIS 10.4.0 (iOS) released!


Today we released Collector for ArcGIS v10.4.0 on the iOS platform. It includes exciting new capabilities when working with high-accuracy GPS receivers. Learn how Le-Ax Water District took advantage of these exciting new capabilities during our beta program. We released the iOS version … Continue reading

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Using 3D web scenes in Story Maps


A scene allows you to visualize and analyze geographic information in an interactive 3D environment. Using ArcGIS Pro you can author and publish scenes. Scenes can also be authored and viewed using the scene viewer, a built-in ArcGIS Online application. … Continue reading

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Add Demographics to Your Datasets (Fast!)

Did you know that you can add demographics to your existing geographical datasets? Whether you have points, tables, lines, or polygons, demographic data can add value to your analyses. The blog, “Make a Demographic Map in 5 Minutes”, introduced the basics for using the Enrich Layer tool in ArcGIS Online, and introduced the interface of the Data Browser. Now, we will see additional ways this technique can be applied, using the same underlying process, and still only taking minutes to complete. Continue reading

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Workforce for ArcGIS 1.0.0 Release


It’s here! The first official release of Workforce for ArcGIS is now available inside of ArcGIS Online, out in the field on your iOS devices, and it’s just included with your subscription!! Workforce enables a common view in the field … Continue reading

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Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS v2.1 Developer Edition Now Available!


We had a very busy 2016 Esri User Conference in San Diego last month, where we met with many folks from the Web AppBuilder user community. Since the conference, the team has worked hard to complete the release of Web … Continue reading

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Portal for ArcGIS Security Patch (2016 Update2)


The second security patch for ArcGIS Server in 2016 was released in May, and now the second security patch of Portal for ArcGIS in 2016 is being released (hence the name 2016 Update2).   We recommend our customers apply this patch in a timely … Continue reading

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