Posts tagged as Esri

Delivering South African solutions with spatial analytics

Using the power of spatial information and geospatial technology could help solve South African problems and deliver solutions. South Africa is facing challenges on many levels. Poverty, crime, inequality, inefficiency and corruption are hampering the country’s social and economic development. The way to address these issues lies in understanding the causes, identifying innovative, cost-effective solutions […]

Multidimensional analysis with GIS

Because of the multi-dimensional aspect of the data, it is often described as a data cube, image cube, or multidimensional raster. In ArcGIS Pro, users can work with scientific data in multiple formats: netCDF, GRIB or HDF layers, space-time cubes, mosaic datasets, or, with the release of ArcGIS Pro 2.4, they can use multidimensional raster […]

Design software furthers BIM and GIS integration

Autodesk Civil 3D continues to deliver improvements to design, performance and collaboration efficiencies, enhancing building information model (BIM) design workflows for larger, more complex infrastructure projects.  The latest release – Civil 3D 2020.1 – introduces the Autodesk Connector for ArcGIS in Civil 3D, allowing users to connect directly to the GIS data they need in […]

Changes to geo-app builder platform

Esri released AppStudio for ArcGIS version 4.0 with new features, enhancements, and bug fixes to help users create cross-platform native apps easier and faster. Highlights of this release include new licensing options, a 3D Scene Viewer template; support for opening web apps with the AppStudio Player Enterprise template; as well as an upgraded bundled Qt […]

Data service updates its Landsat archive

Esri began providing free access to Landsat imagery through its online services in 2013.  With 1,1-million individual scenes, and new scenes added daily, Esri’s Landsat archive has grown to cover the Earth many times over. The company’s Multispectral Landsat layer provides both the historic GLS epoch imagery and the full Landsat 8 imagery archive. Esri […]

GIS software company joins GEO

Esri, a commercial GIS software provider, has announced its membership in the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) as an ass. The new GEO Associates category allows commercial and nongovernmental entities to apply to join existing member institutions in activities promoting GEO’s goals and ideals of advancing the universal accessibility of open data and promoting sustainability […]

Features added to story mapping tool

ArcGIS StoryMaps was launched in July 2019, and already has an update with new features to enhance the user experience when telling stories with maps. The update includes media drag and drop functionality, new themes, new sidecar capabilities, more flexibility with embedded web content, a more seamless ArcGIS mapping experience, greater control over express map […]

Development platform update takes industry-based approach

Esri ArcGIS Runtime 100.6 is a milestones both in capabilities and in how the company plans the content of its releases. This update introduces a track-focused roadmap for Runtime. These tracks are utilities, defence and public safety, and platform support. The tracks represent the drivers for adding various capabilities to the software, although most capabilities […]

Sync data to local enterprise GIS without cloud

Trimble TerraFlex field software now supports the transfer of data between the field and office without the use of Trimble cloud services. The new offline data transfer workflow is possible through the integration of Trimble TerraFlex and the Trimble Positions Desktop add-in for Esri ArcGIS Desktop. TerraFlex is a field solution that enables mobile workers […]

Mobile data collection for all platforms

ArcGIS QuickCapture 1.1 now supports all mobile platforms (iOS, Android and Windows). This new release includes user interface improvements to streamline field data capture and improve project authoring. Also new in this release is the QR code functionality to scan an ArcGIS Enterprise URL should you deploy the app again a local instance of the […]