Esri Relaunches ArcGIS for Developers

Esri has announced major changes to ArcGIS for Developers, providing an enhanced mapping experience that is more accessible and affordable. These changes include a pay-as-you-go plan for all of Esri's location-based services, a decrease in the price of routing transactions, and a commercial app deployment experience for developers. This new experience brings the power of mapping to all developers and provides greater simplicity and flexibility. Esri has introduced a new monthly payment structure for the Builder plan in its developer subscription. The Builder plan is now offered at a monthly subscription rate of US$125. They have also introduced a 10% discount... (read more)
2019-01-17 05:28:52

Esri Releases Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS

Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, has released a brand-new web browser application, allowing users to create reporting dashboards that use charts, gauges, maps, and other visual elements to reflect the status and performance of people, services, assets, and events in real time. Using dynamic dashboards through Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS, organisations can view crucial activities and key performance indicators that are vital to meeting their objectives. With an easily accessible web app, executives can monitor their organisations’ activities to assess what is working well and what needs attention. “The Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications works very... (read more)
2018-02-12 10:30:47

Esri Releases Integrated Imagery Application ArcGIS Excalibur

Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, has released ArcGIS Excalibur, a focused web application that enables search, discover, and image exploitation for timely intelligence. Traditional imagery workflows that required trained image analysts, are now easily accessible to all analysts with ArcGIS Excalibur. As a next-generation front-end web experience, ArcGIS Excalibur is integrated with ArcGIS Enterprise to improve access, discoverability, and use of imagery of all types to include national and commercial sensors. ArcGIS Excalibur adds new value to imagery specialists as an intuitive application that streamlines structured observation management (SOM) workflows and introduces users to a modernized approach for... (read more)
2019-06-07 10:42:22

Spire Global Data Integrated with ArcGIS

Spire Global Inc. and Esri has announced the start of a new relationship that will enable Esri’s global user base across a broad range of industries to create even more powerful and effective products. The relationship will see Spire Global participate as a Esri Partner Network. Esri Silver Partners are a select group and must demonstrate a commitment to help further develop and support the ArcGIS platform and the Esri user community at large. Spire’s unique datasets collected from its low earth orbit satellite constellation can now be easily integrated into the ArcGIS platform. "With Spire's agile nano-satellite technology and... (read more)
2018-04-18 01:12:03

Airbus Global Elevation Data Added to ArcGIS

Airbus Defence and Space WorldDEM4Ortho elevation data is soon to be part of the growing ArcGIS Online Living Atlas of the World. Covering the entire earth's land surface, this is the most consistent and accurate elevation model for ensuring that imagery is properly calibrated to geographic standards on a global scale. This data will be available for online end-user applications and developers creating apps with a specific need for elevation information. Navigation systems, for instance, can use 3D road data to give drivers better estimates of fuel costs based on the terrain. The applications for these elevation layers include analytics... (read more)
2017-07-19 01:47:17

Leica Geosystems ZenoCollector Includes ArcGIS Online Subscription

The Leica Zeno 20, the ultra-rugged, Android-based and professional-grade handheld, has combined with Collector for ArcGIS, one of the most powerful and configurable field data collection apps in the world, in a new solution called ZenoCollector.  ZenoCollector uses Collector for ArcGIS as its main user interface and comes bundled with an ArcGIS Online organisational subscription for one year. “We’re excited to raise mobile data collection solutions to the next level of precision and interoperability through rigorous connectivity between our survey-grade Leica Zeno series and Esri’s GIS solutions,” said Hexagon Geosystems President Juergen Dold. “This industry collaboration between Leica Geosystems and... (read more)
2017-01-12 02:13:07

Esri Announces ArcGIS Indoors Mapping System

Esri has announced ArcGIS Indoors, a complete indoor mapping system. Scheduled for release in Q4 of 2018, the system will offer a floor-aware location platform providing maps, data and location information for indoor spaces. It is targeted for use in facilities, retail and commercial locations, airports, hospitals, event venues and universities, to analyse, optimise, locate, navigate, collaborate and share indoor information. An example of a use case was Esri’s own International User Conference, where visitors can schedule a day worth of sessions and receive walking directions based on their current location inside the venue of the event. However, the system... (read more)
2018-09-19 10:12:32

Hurricane Florence Imagery Incorporated in Esri ArcGIS

As Hurricane Florence slowly moved inland, The Geospatial Intelligence Center (GIC) began flying planes over the Carolinas, taking ultra-high resolution images of the damage and flooding. The resulting imagery, incorporated into Esri's ArcGIS cloud-based mapping platform, can be viewed here. By typing in an address, the aerials of the property will appear with a slider that moves to show the before and after views. A dozen planes, each equipped with a $1.5 million UltraCam sensor from Vexcel, will be documenting the damage to provide insurers with vital information that will help them respond and pay claims faster to help victims get on... (read more)
2018-09-26 03:26:22

The Age of Geo-Literacy - ArcGIS for Schools

Esri have big plans for the next phase of GIS, and it all starts in the classroom. In the following article, Niall Conway reflects on his recent experience at the Esri UK Annual Conference in May and explains why understanding of GIS is likely to increase in years to come. Over the last 10 years, I’ve developed an interest in GIS education, particularly in terms of how the subject is taught and how the imagination of students is captured and maintained. This interest began while undertaking a postgraduate in Urban Planning in 2007, where only two of my fifty or... (read more)
2018-08-21 10:55:38

Esri Adds Vector Tile Style Editor to ArcGIS

Esri has announced the release of a new tool available in beta on the ArcGIS for Developers website, the ArcGIS Vector Tile Style Editor. Whether you are a developer, designer, or a GIS professional, this tool gives you a fast and easy way to create a custom basemap styles that matches your brand and the type of app that you are building. How it works By selecting an existing vector basemap, you can begin to customise the layer colours and label. You can edit everything from fill and text symbols to fonts, halos, patterns, transparency, and zoom level visibility. When you are finished, the styles are saved as an item in ArcGIS Online with a unique ID. The Map... (read more)
2018-05-23 10:37:09
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