Tag: AWS

Visiting the AWS Loft Summer Party

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Yesterday, Amazon hosted their summer open house event in SoHo at their Loft location. It was a great opportunity for the community to drop by, check out the loft, and meet others who are interested in working or interacting out … Continue reading

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Making ‘Landsat on AWS’ Accessible

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Amazon has announced the availability of Landsat on Amazon Web Services. Esri is actively participating in this initiative. Under this program, Amazon will host 1 petabyte of Landsat imagery from USGS on the Amazon Web Services Cloud. Esri has created … Continue reading

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Using the power of Amazon EC2 to build ArcGIS Server map caches

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This post explains how you can use the power of Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) to create tiled map caches for use with ArcGIS Server. To provide some quick background: Map caching is a way you can speed up web … Continue reading

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Deploying web mapping apps on Amazon S3

This post describes an easy way to deploy web mapping applications using Amazon’s Simple Storage Service (S3) to take advantage of the benefits of cloud computing.  But first, let’s review some background information about using ArcGIS for Server in the Amazon cloud. Continue reading

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