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Esri’s Living Atlas of the World and Community Maps Year-End Review


The ArcGIS Platform brings together maps, apps, data, and people to make smarter decisions and enable innovation in your organization and community. ArcGIS includes a Living Atlas of the World with beautiful and authoritative maps on hundreds of topics. The Living Atlas combines reference and … Continue reading

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Location is fundamental to the water smart grid

Esri recently participated in the 1st Smart Water Grid Conference in Incheon, Korea.  The focus of the conference was the current state of smart grid water technology, the future of the water smart grid and fostering collaboration between key smart grid companies and technologists.  Repeatedly discussion about the water smart grid hinged on the importance of geography and the necessity of a location platform to bring together the various pieces that comprise the smart grid. Continue reading

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Trimble Positions 10.2 update released

Trimble Positions

Trimble Positions Software Suite compliments ArcPad and ArcGIS for Windows Mobile by ensuring that the location of your critical infrastructure is spatially accurate as you map it.

Trimble has just released version 10.2 and it is available for download now. The 10.2 release fully supports both ArcPad 10.2 and ArcGIS for Windows Mobile 10.2. You can download Trimble Positions 10.2 from Trimble’s website now.

Also, Esri provides an end-to-end data collection solution called GeoCollector that will jump start your data collection projects. It couples Trimble Geo hardware + Trimble Positions Software Suite + ArcPad or ArcGIS for Windows Mobile together.

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Fall 2013 Mid-Atlantic Water/Wastewater Special Interest Group Meeting

On Tuesday November 19th the Esri Mid-Atlantic Water/Wastewater Special Interest Group will be meeting at Esri’s office in Chesterbrook, Pennsylvania.

The meeting includes presentations about how to support many utility departments with ArcGIS by the Beckley Sanitary Board and how to deploy ArcGIS for Water Utilities by Herbert, Rowland and Grubic.  Esri will give an update on newly released ArcGIS for Water Utilities app configurations and show how water utilities can use GeoEvent Processor to leverage real-time information from sensors and other systems with ArcGIS.

The meeting is free to attend and open to the water, wastewater and stormwater ArcGIS user community in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Washington D.C., West Virginia, New York and surrounding areas.

Register for the meeting here – http://events.esri.com/info/index.cfm?fuseaction=showSeminar&shownumber=17570

The meeting agenda is:

10:00 – 10:15 Welcome/Introductions

10:15 – 11:00 What’s New in ArcGIS for Water Utilities – Esri

11:00 – 11:30 Supporting Many Departments and the Field with the ArcGIS Platform – Beckley Sanitary Board

11:30 – 12:00 Lunch Break sponsored by Herbert, Rowland & Grubic

12:00 – 12:45 How to Deploy ArcGIS for Water Utilities – Herbert, Rowland & Grubic

12:45 – 1:30 Leveraging GeoEvent Processor for Water, Wastewater and Stormwater – Esri

1:30 – 2:00 Roundtable Discussion

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Community Maps contributors leverage their contributions across the organization


Community Maps contributors are finding creative ways to leverage their ArcGIS Online accounts. Many of these contributors have created well-designed web maps and applications to meet the goals and business needs of their organization. 

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Download & Install The Business Analyst 2013 Data Update

The 2013 Data is now available for Business Analyst 10.2 Desktop and Server.  This is conveniently available for download on the Customer Care Portal.  For a quick look at how to download, assemble and install we’ve created a 9-min video that outlines the process.

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ArcGIS for Windows Mobile 10.2 released!

The Mobile team has released version 10.2 of ArcGIS for Windows Mobile and it is now available from our Customer Care Portal! You can sign in and download it right now! Continue reading

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ArcGIS Online Configuration for Water Utilities & Water Utility Apps

We are pleased to announce some new additions to ArcGIS for Water Utilities – an ArcGIS Online organization subscription configuration and a series of lightweight app configurations for water, sewer and stormwater utilities.

Model ArcGIS Online Configuration for Water Utilities

Over the past year we’ve been working with water, sewer and stormwater utilities to learn how they are deploying ArcGIS Online, organizing their content, creating maps, managing hosted feature services and using it to serve the needs of their utility.  We’ve captured best practices from successful ArcGIS Online subscriptions and created a “model” ArcGIS Online Organization Configuration for Water Utilities.

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Smartphones, Tablets and GPS Accuracy

Implementing mobile solutions that target the needs of your field workforce, that leverage your investment in the ArcGIS platform, and are available on the most modern and cost effective device platforms is critical when defining your mobile strategy.

Location is important and depending upon what you are mapping, locational accuracy can make or break a GIS. When considering the use of smartphone and tablet platforms one of the first questions you may ask is – how accurate is the GPS?? The answer to this question will shape the decision you make on device platforms. Or will it?? Continue reading

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The Minuteman Viewer is now available

Minuteman Viewer

The Minuteman Viewer is now available for download from ArcGIS.com. The Minuteman Viewer is an ArcGIS Flex Viewer application that National Guard units can customize and host on their internal webservers.  It aggregates a number of useful basemap and operational … Continue reading

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