Tag: december 2017 release

ArcGIS API for JavaScript versions 4.6 and 3.23 released


Just in time for the new year, Versions 4.6 and 3.23 of the ArcGIS API for JavaScript have arrived, bringing new capabilities such as a directions widget, 3D measurement widget, and layer refresh. Here are some of the release highlights you’ll … Continue reading

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What’s New with Soil Data in the Living Atlas?


All SSURGO-based Living Atlas items upgraded to the 2017 SSURGO snapshot New map image and 21 image layers with improved performance New tile layer for use with the map image layer in web maps at small scales New downloader application … Continue reading

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Scalable hosted feature layers in ArcGIS Online: Tile queries and response caching


Background Hosted feature layers come in all shapes and sizes; some start off big, some grow over time as data is updated. Regardless of their origins, it’s important that datasets remain performant, which brings me to the topic of today’s … Continue reading

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What’s New in Basemaps (December 2017)


Esri’s Community Program contributors have added new and updated map layers to Esri’s Online Basemaps. There is new and updated content for 23 communities. This release includes several states, counties, cities, facility sites and conservation areas throughout Germany and the … Continue reading

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Improve accessibility of your Story Map Journal by adding alternative text

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Story Map Journal received several key enhancements related to accessibility in the December 2017 update. Most of these enhancements, like keyboard navigation and improved semantic structure, just work for all stories new and old. But the ability to add alternative text to media … Continue reading

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What’s new with hosted feature layers: Getting to know Append Part 1 (December 2017)

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Managing your hosted feature layers is an important aspect of managing data in ArcGIS Online.  For many, when it comes to adding new data in bulk to existing hosted feature layers, the typical workflow is: download a copy of the … Continue reading

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What’s New in Configurable Apps (December 2017)


Our December release of ArcGIS Online is our final update of 2017.  We have continued improving our configurable apps by addressing bugs and feature enhancements.  A few new highlights are detailed below. Minimal Gallery Minimal Gallery is now out of beta.  … Continue reading

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What’s New in Esri Vector Basemaps (December 2017)


The Esri Vector Basemaps have recently been updated with some important changes and enhancements. The existing web maps were updated with new vector tile layers that use a new vector tile set. The most current vector tile set is known as (v2). … Continue reading

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What’s new with the SSURGO Downloader?

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Map packages updated to the 2017 version of SSURGO New application Map packages now on Amazon s3, resulting in much faster downloads The SSURGO downloader provides fast access to 2,200 ready-to-use map packages with the same suite of attributes contained … Continue reading

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What’s New in Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS (December 2017)


Early season’s greetings!! We’ve added several new enhancements to this holiday release of Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS. Many were highly requested by the user community.

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