Tag: web GIS

Web GIS for Connecting At-risk Youth with Health Services

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Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Services (AHS) (teenhealthcare.org) is a NYC-based program that “delivers comprehensive, integrated medical and mental health services and prevention education to young people aged 10 to 22”, and the largest center of its kind in the U.S. … Continue reading

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A Simple Checklist for Nominating Your Maps and Apps into the Living Atlas

The Living Atlas of the World

This checklist provides an easy guide for nominating your maps, apps, and data into the Living Atlas of the World. This places your content among the best of ArcGIS Online, making users more likely to choose your authoritative contributions.

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Announcing ArcGIS Python API (Beta)

Python API What Can It Do

A common reaction when  users experience the ArcGIS Python API  for the first time is they think  it’s the return of Avenue, ArcPlot or AML for the modern [Web] GIS world. That is not far from the truth. For  millennials … Continue reading

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3D visualization: Using attributes to represent real-world sizes of features

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This is the final post in a three-part series exploring 3D data-driven visualizations in web applications using the ArcGIS API for JavaScript version 4.0. 1. Working with icons, lines, and fill symbols 2. Working with objects, paths, and extrusion 3. … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Server Cloud Builder for Microsoft Azure released

The ArcGIS team is excited to announce that the production release of ArcGIS Server Cloud Builder 10.3.1 for Microsoft Azure is now available for download. Cloud Builder works with the ArcGIS 10.3.1 for Server virtual machine (VM) images already available in the Microsoft Azure MarketplaceContinue reading

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GeometryEngine part 3: Overlay analysis

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This is the final post in a three-part series exploring the client-side GeometryEngine in the ArcGIS API for JavaScript. This series covers the following topics: Part 1: Testing spatial relationships and editing Part 2: Measurement Part 3: Overlay Analysis In the … Continue reading

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GeometryEngine part 2: Measurement

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This is the second post in a three-part series exploring the client-side GeometryEngine in the ArcGIS API for JavaScript. This series covers the following topics: Part 1: Testing spatial relationships and editing Part 2: Measurement Part 3: Overlay Analysis Last week … Continue reading

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Important Technical Workshop during the 2015 User Conference in San Diego

GIS is Social

On Thursday morning, July 23, 2015, an important technical workshop will be presented at 8:30 am to 9:45 am in Room 10 of the San Diego Convention Center. It’s title is Reimagining GIS: Geographic Information Society. Session presenters include: Clint … Continue reading

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The ArcGIS Book—Ten Big Ideas about Applying Geography to Your World

The ArcGIS Book

A hands-on website and a print book for seasoned GIS practitioners and newcomers to GIS Consumer mapping has opened the eyes of the world, and especially decision makers, to the value of maps and geography and consequently increased the demand … Continue reading

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Sharing Web GIS Services? Always enable TLS

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Thousands of public Web GIS services are worthless for enterprise consumption, but there is a simple cure.  These increasingly worthless sites are configured without TLS (HTTPS) support.  Frequently, the operators of the sites are unaware that their lack of TLS … Continue reading

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