Posts tagged as Esri

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 […]

Maps and apps for outage management

  Esri has released ArcGIS for Electric and ArcGIS for Gas – ready-to-use maps and apps designed for utilities. Developers and utility experts at Esri spent years studying industry needs and trends to come up with solutions that help utilities quickly respond to outages and engage with customers. ArcGIS for Electric and ArcGIS for Gas […]

Improved field data collection

New versions of Esri’s Collector for ArcGIS and Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS offer tablet support, improved data management, and include display, configuration, and workflow enhancements that improve field data collection and enterprise oversight. Both apps are available at no cost to Portal for ArcGIS customers and ArcGIS Online subscribers. The updated Collector for ArcGIS, a […]

Harmonising and sharing geospatial data

Esri has joined the European Location Framework (ELF) project to assist in harmonising and sharing geospatial data across Europe. As part of the project team, Esri has agreed to a grant offer with EuroGeographics to help its 59 members implement ELFand INSPIRE compliant services. Under the grant, Esri will be providing the ArcGIS platform, including […]

Increased business efficiency

CR England, a refrigerated trucking company, has adopted Esri Location Analytics for incorporating geographic information, mapping, and spatial analytics into its business processes. Being able to analyse the transportation business from a geographic perspective is key to gaining intelligence about a network in terms of driver and customer density, as well as freight routes. Located […]

Partnership aids big data analysis

The integration of Esri’s ArcGIS Platform with MarkLogic’s Enterprise NoSQL database platform provides real-time access to highly diverse data sources for the defense and intelligence communities. New functionality from the integration of the Esri and MarkLogic technologies includes use of the ArcGIS mapping APIs to build a web interface for visualising, querying, and interacting with […]

New methodology for 3D cityscape creation

When Esri merged geospatial technology with digital urban design in CityEngine in 2011, it created a revolutionary new methodology for 3D cityscape creation. At Siggraph 2013, Esri demonstrated the powerful capabilities of CityEngine and other GIS solutions for digital artists in film, television, and game design. Creating realistic 3D city designs is a notoriously expensive […]

Improved fire prevention planning

Esri and the US Institute of Fire Engineers have partnered to improve fire prevention planning through the use of simple risk analysis capabilities that include computer mapping and demographic analysis. The methods are being developed by teams of subject matter experts from both organisations and will be made available for free to fire departments across […]

Improved software for manipulating imagery

LizardTech, a provider of software solutions for managing and distributing geospatial content, has announced the launch of GeoExpress 9. The software enables geospatial professionals to compress and manipulate satellite and aerial imagery and the latest version is four times faster than before with support for spanning multiple jobs across multiple cores. This increase in speed […]

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, […]