Tag: Business Analyst Online

Uploading Custom Data to Business Analyst Server 10.1 Compared to Business Analyst Server 10.0

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This is the eleventh blog in a series of blogs about what’s new in Business Analyst 10.1. Many users of Business Analyst Server 10.0 experienced difficulties configuring the server to allow uploads and downloads. To help with the configuration in Business Analyst … Continue reading

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Building Territories from POINTS Instead of Polygons

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This is the tenth blog in a series of blogs about what’s new in Business Analyst 10.1. Check out this quick and simple (and hopefully informative!) video that shows how to build territories from point-based layers using Territory Design 10.1 (part of … Continue reading

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Enhanced Business Searching – New Feature In Business Analyst 10.1

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This is the ninth blog in a series of blogs about what’s new in Business Analyst 10.1. In Business Analyst 10.1, we’ve expanded the capabilities of the business listings search tool.  The tool allows you to quickly search, filter and access the … Continue reading

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Create report templates that contain charts, lists of locations, and summarized demographic data

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This is the eighth blog in a series of blogs about what’s new in Business Analyst 10.1. In my previous blogs in this series, I have shown the basics of building your own reports with the Fusion Editor. Now let’s take … Continue reading

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2012/2017 Esri U.S. Demographic Data Release for Business Analyst Online

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We are pleased to announce that the 2012/2017 Esri U.S. Demographic Data Updates have been released in Business Analyst Online. Updates include: Age by Sex (2012 & 2017) Age by Sex by Race (2012) Detailed Age (2012 & 2017) Disposable … Continue reading

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Look Out! The Brand New Business Analyst iPad App is here!

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I’m extremely excited to report that the brand new Business Analyst Online (BAO) iPad app has just hit the Apple App Store.  This is a major release and we’ve incorporated some great new features that we think you’ll love! Note: … Continue reading

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What’s New in 10.1 – Smart Market Planning

This is the seventh blog in a series of blogs about what’s new in Business Analyst 10.1.

Smart Market Planning… for organizations this means making intelligent and informed decisions about where the next store location should be.  There are many factors affecting that decision but location is often considered the most important: location of a proposed store, location of potential and existing customers and location of competitors. Continue reading

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What’s New in 10.1 – The big, easy button for importing your custom datasets

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This is the third in a series of blogs about what’s new in Business Analyst 10.1. New in Business Analyst 10.1 are some improvements to the process by which you import your custom datasets. The key to these improvements centers … Continue reading

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Business Analyst 10.1 Performance Improvements – Really fast drivetime service areas

This is the second in a series of blogs about what’s new in Business Analyst 10.1.

Back when we released Business Analyst 10.0, I wrote a blog series where I illustrated some of the dramatic performance improvements of the Business search and data aggregation engines inside the ArcGIS extension.  You can view these blogs here:

http://blogs.esri.com/esri/arcgis/2010/09/14/putting-business-analyst-10-performance-improvements-to-the-test/

http://blogs.esri.com/esri/arcgis/2010/09/21/fast-data-aggregation/

Now that we have released the Business Analyst 10.1, I thought I would highlight one of the key performance improvements of this release.  Network Analyst drivetime service areas are dramatically faster with this release.  Much like we improved the speed of the data aggregation and reporting in the 10.0 release, drivetime service areas are 60x +++ faster with this release.  Continue reading

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What’s New in 10.1 – Use advanced searching techniques on your own data

This is the first in a series of blogs about what’s new in Business Analyst 10.1.

If you have lots of data that you bring into Business Analyst, then the new capabilities of the Add Business Listings feature at 10.1 might be for you. Now you can add and search your own point/location data and create custom map layers. Continue reading

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