Tag: Military

Data and Maps for ArcGIS (2015) is now available!

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Data and Maps is a collection of ready-to-use maps and data layers, including a variety of basemap and thematic layers for the United States, Europe, and the world. There is commercial data from TomTom, Michael Bauer Research, DeLorme, and Esri; … Continue reading

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Esri Solutions tools are available on GitHub

Current Release

Esri Solutions tools are available on GitHub in the Solutions Geoprocessing Toolbox repo at https://github.com/Esri/solutions-geoprocessing-toolbox.  This repo contains a set of toolboxes of Python and model tools that you can use in your military, intelligence, and emergency management workflows. We’ve … Continue reading

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Find the distance to assets from bases

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Have you ever needed to know the distance from central hub locations, such as bases or offices, to groups of related assets, such as equipment or workers?  This blog post outlines a workflow and some tools for solving this type … Continue reading

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What does the NGA “Web Mercator” advisory mean for Esri Defense and Intelligence users?

WGS 1984 Web Mercator in ArcMap Data Frame Properties

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) has released an advisory notice on the use of the Web Mercator coordinate system in military and intelligence applications. In the advisory, NGA warns about positional accuracy issues with Web Mercator, especially at higher latitudes, … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Solutions symbols now have a repo on GitHub

SIGACTS Symbols

ArcGIS Solutions, which include Local Government, Utilities, Intelligence, and Military, to name a few, now have a GitHub Repo dedicated to symbols used in our templates. The first symbol set in the repo is the SIGACT symbols used in the … Continue reading

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ArcGIS for the Military—Domestic Operations

ArcGIS for the Military Domestic OperationsPortal

A New Solution This is a very big year for ArcGIS for the Military. Among our many other projects, we will release several templates for our new Domestic Operations solution. Previously, Esri offered a limited set of templates known as … Continue reading

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The ArcGIS Predictive Analysis Tools Add-In is available for download

ArcGIS Predictive Analysis Tools Add-In

The ArcGIS Predictive Analysis Tools Add-In is available for download. The ArcGIS Predictive Analysis Tools Add-In is a set of tools used by analysts to build models to predict the location of moving or stationary targets or events. You can … Continue reading

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Esri Defense code moving to GitHub

Vehicle Commander on GitHub

This month the Esri Defense team launched a series of ArcGIS for the Military GitHub Repositiories to share source code for our web, desktop, and mobile applications. For those that aren’t familiar with GitHub, it is a code sharing and … Continue reading

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What's New in 10: Military Analyst and MOLE extensions

With the release of ArcGIS 10, several things have changed with the Military Analyst and MOLE extensions. Both these extensions are still available at ArcGIS 10, but most of the functionality is now native to ArcGIS, as opposed to previous versions when you had to install these extensions separately. The following migration document provides information about accomplishing your tasks using the new functionality within these extensions: Migrating from Military Analyst and MOLE.

For more on Military Analyst at 10 see this recent post on the Support Services blog

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