TAG: Esri

GPS World reports live from the 2016 Esri User Conference

June 27, 2016By
The Esri 2015 Exhibit Hall. (Photo: Tracy Cozzens)

The 2016 Esri User Conference — the mecca of geographic information systems, or GIS, in the United States — takes place in San Diego, June 28-July 1. The conference is designed to give attendees practical advice and hands-on experience with GIS tools from Esri and other companies, as well as share ideas and best practices for improving our world through maps. The event encompasses... read more

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Harris, Esri partner to modernize foundational data production

May 17, 2016By

Esri and Harris Corporation are embarking on a broad strategic relationship to develop modernized foundation GEOINT data production, apps and tools within a WebGIS environment, for federal agencies. The partnership will advance the state-of-the-art in automated GEOINT (geointelligence) production methods leveraging commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS)-based solutions. The collaborative effort will help programs across multiple security domains to meet the expected surge of commercial... read more

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CaGIS discusses upcoming world conference at FedGIS

April 20, 2016By

Eric Anderson describes the Cartography and Geographic Information Society (CaGIS) and its world conference, coming to Washington, D.C., in 2017. He was interviewed by GeoIntelligence Insider columnist Art Kalinski for geospatial-solutions.com at the Esri Federal GIS Conference, held Feb. 24-25 in Washington, D.C. read more

DataCapable open data products at Esri FedGIS: Part 2

April 18, 2016By

Zac Canders of DataCapable describes the company’s open data products for emergency response, using nontraditional data sources such as social media and weather. He was interviewed by GeoIntelligence Insider columnist Art Kalinski for geospatial-solutions.com at the Esri Federal GIS Conference, held Feb. 24-25 in Washington, D.C. read more

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DataCapable open data products at Esri FedGIS: Part 1

April 15, 2016By

Zac Canders of DataCapable describes the company’s open data products for emergency response, using nontraditional data sources such as social media and weather. He was interviewed by GeoIntelligence Insider columnist Art Kalinski for geospatial-solutions.com at the Esri Federal GIS Conference, held Feb. 24-25 in Washington, D.C. read more

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Esri Story Maps update from Esri FedGIS

April 13, 2016By

Allen Carroll of Esri describes Esri Story Maps. He was interviewed by GeoIntelligence Insider columnist Art Kalinski for geospatial-solutions.com at the Esri Federal GIS Conference, held Feb. 24-25 in Washington, D.C. read more

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Esri highlights Drone2Map for ArcGIS at FedGIS 2016

April 4, 2016By

Kurt Schwoppe of Esri describes Drone2Map for ArcGIS software, which converts drone captured imagery into georeferenced ortho-mosaics, 3D meshes and 3D models. He was interviewed by GeoIntelligence Insider columnist Art Kalinski for the Geospatial Solutions website at the Esri Federal GIS Conference, held Feb. 24-25 in Washington, D.C. read more

Esri story map considers Katrina 10 years later

November 12, 2015By
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In August 2005, Hurricane Katrina struck the city of New Orleans, causing devastating damage and loss of life. A new Esri story map, “Katrina +10: A Decade of Change in New Orleans,” analyzes the damage from the storm. “The story map is a new Esri medium for sharing not only data, photos, videos, sounds and maps, but for telling a... read more

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