Tag: web GIS

The Expansive Reach of Web GIS

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Across Organizations, Across Communities, Across the Globe By Christian Harder and Clint Brown The geographic organizing aspect of GIS has been part of the thinking from the beginning, but now factor in the impact of the web. Web GIS provides … Continue reading

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Enabling a Smarter World

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GIS Provides a Framework and Process By Christian Harder and Clint Brown The Internet of Things is becoming real. We’re learning how to measure virtually everything that moves and changes on the planet with a web of connected instruments that … Continue reading

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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

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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)

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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

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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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