Posts tagged as ArcGIS

Global Forest Watch Maps available online

  Data from Global Forest Watch, an online forest monitoring and alert system is now available on Esri’s ArcGIS Online GIS cloud service. By using a portal on Esri’s platform to access  Global Forest Watch satellite data and crowd-sourced information, people can add powerful maps, datasets, and applications to their forest projects and better analyse […]

Build mapping applications faster

Esri”s ArcGIS 10.2 Runtime SDKs provides a set of tools for developers to embed dynamic mapping and geospatial technology into existing applications orto  build native, focused, client applications for desktop and mobile devices. Developers can download ArcGIS Runtime SDKs from the ArcGIS for Developers site for a variety of platforms including iOS, Android, Java, Mac […]

GIS-centric solution for wet infrastructure

  The Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati, in Ohio (USA) has selected the Innovyze’s InfoMaster Sewer to complete its enterprise smart asset management solution, built around ArcGIS and Cityworks. The move will provide the district with a comprehensive, intuitive GIS-centric solution for data collection and management, risk- and condition-based maintenance planning, predictive analytics, and […]

Focused approach to learning GIS

“The GIS 20: Essential Skills”, second edition, by Gina Clemmer, is an indispensable workbook that helps readers master the top 20 skills necessary to become proficient in using ArcGIS software. It provides a focused approach to learning GIS by offering easy-to-follow exercises for the most commonly used procedures. The book is a direct result of […]

Indexing geospatial image and vector data

PCI Geomatics has announced the release of Geomatica Discover, a new browser-based software tool that crawls local system drives or removable drives to automatically create a searchable geospatial data catalogue. The tool is designed to help users locate the data they need for specific projects. Users can either create search queries based on image/sensor type, […]

New edition of best-selling workbook

Getting to Know ArcGIS for Desktop, Third Edition, from Esri Press is a fundamental workbook for GIS beginners that introduces the underlying principles of GIS within the context of a structure ArcGIS lesson plan. Originally published in 2001, this bestselling textbook has been  has been enhanced for ArcGIS 10.1 compatibility and offers many new graphics […]

Refreshed all-in-one printer range

Canon has refreshed its PIXMA MX printer range with the launch of four new all-in-one devices – the PIXMA MX394, MX454, MX524 and MX924. Offering high-productivity and sophisticated software for home office environments, all the new printers feature print, copy, scan, fax and ADF functionality. Featuring enhanced hardware, designed to improve productivity for home office […]

Python scripting technical guide

Python Scripting for ArcGIS is a technical guide that provides a clear, step-by-step process for the creation of Python scripts to enhance ArcGIS 10.1 capabilities. It’s a fundamental tool for GIS professionals to extend the functionality of ArcGIS and automate workflows, and to modify the existing capabilities of ArcGIS and create new ones. The guide […]