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Esri Partners with XPRIZE Foundation to Map the Ocean
Esri will donate its award-winning ArcGIS Online platform to support the $7 million XPRIZE competition.
9/22/2016
Esri Launches Global Content Challenge
Smart mapping leader Esri announced it is engaging students all over the world in a new contest called the Global Content Challenge. With the power of Esri content at their disposal, students will tell their own compelling scientific stories using the Esri Story Map Journal app. Entrants will use personal geographic analyses, visualizations, predictive models, and more, to explore a variety of scientific themes.
9/21/2016
Esri Named among the Top 25 Fastest Growing Cloud Companies
Smart mapping leader Esri announced today that it has been recognized in a new report by PwC as one of the 25 fastest growing cloud companies. The report assesses some of the ways cloud computing continues to change and shape the software industry.
9/20/2016
Esri Releases EMUs to Understand the Ocean
Esri announced a whole new way of measuring the ocean at the Oceans Conference in Washington, DC, on September 15, 2016.
9/15/2016
The United Nations Foundation’s Nothing But Nets Campaign Partners with Esri to Combat Malaria
Global smart-mapping leader Esri has partnered with the United Nations Foundation’s Nothing But Nets campaign in the fight against malaria.
9/9/2016
Esri, Audubon Society, Echosec, and Mapillary Take Home Gold and Silver Medals at the Stevie International Business Awards
Global smart-mapping leader Esri and three of its customers were recognized at the 13th Annual International Business Awards (IBA) for exemplary achievement in the workplace.
9/7/2016
Esri Earns Top Ranking in Current Offering and Market Presence Category in Geospatial Analytics Tools and Platforms Report
Forrester conducted interviews with 23 organizations and selected Esri as one of the top six software providers to evaluate in its Forrester Wave evaluation, Geospatial Analytics Tools and Platforms, Q3 2016 report.
8/31/2016
Esri Maps NOAA's National Water Model
Esri's multiscale web map applications weave NOAA's recently released National Water Model data and ArcGIS functionality to provide interactive views of current and future water system behaviors.
8/25/2016
GICHD Selects Esri to Power Next Version of Information Management System for Mine Action
The Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD) has selected the ArcGIS platform to power the next version of its software to manage and reduce the risk posed by Explosive Remnants of War (ERW).
8/18/2016
Geodesign Summit 2017
The Geodesign Summit 2017 will take place at Esri Headquarters in Redlands, California, January 24-26.
8/11/2016
GIS Technology Proves Fundamental in Battle against Zika Virus
Esri software is being used to help create a publicly available interactive map that shows the number of Zika virus cases in each state.
8/10/2016
Esri Observes The United Nations’ International Day of the World's Indigenous People with Tribal Story Map Challenge
Esri partnered with seven tribes in a friendly competition to create Story Maps using the ArcGIS platform in observance of The United Nations’ International Day of the World’s Indigenous People.
8/9/2016
ASP Honors the Esri Support Website
The redesigned Esri support website has been recognized by the Association of Support Professionals among the Top Ten Support Sites of 2016.
8/4/2016
Esri Helps Youth Locate First Job
Aligning with the Opportunity Youth Network, GIS leader Esri endorses the First Job Compact by supporting young people in the labor force with training, internships, networking, and entry-level positions.
8/2/2016
U.S. Navy Awards Defense Contract to Esri
Esri has won a contract from the US Navy’s Seaport-e platform along with Esri small business partners.
8/1/2016
Esri and Leica Partner to Offer Grants to Governments
Geographic information system (GIS) provider Esri and Swiss-based spatial measurement instrument manufacturer Leica Geosystems partner to grant $143,250 to mobile data collection innovators.
8/1/2016
Pokévision and Esri Speed Pokémon Go Hunting
Pokévision uses Esri software to help Pokémon trainers catch them all.
7/27/2016
Esri Selected to Host Services for Michigan State-Wide Imagery Data
Michigan Department of Technology has chosen Esri to host and manage all imagery data for the state.
7/26/2016
TM Forum Recognizes Randy Frantz for IoT and GIS Leadership
Randy Frantz, Esri, works on innovative IoT workflows to help businesses meet core information challenges. Because of his leadership in this cause, TM Forum presented Frantz the Outstanding Contributor Award.
7/25/2016
NACo's Eighty-First Annual Conference and Exposition to Feature Thought Leader Jack Dangermond
Jack Dangermond featured as a speaker at NACo’s eighty-first Annual Conference and Exposition in Long Beach, California.
7/20/2016
Loudoun County Honored for 30 Years of Innovation with GIS
Esri awarded Loudoun County, Virginia an award for 30 years of excellence in GIS. The county was one of the first to adopt Esri’s GIS software and continues to apply Esri technology to innovate civic engagement and government services.
7/20/2016
Journal of Geography Article Earns National Council for Geographic Education Accolade
The National Council for Geographic Education (NCGE) selects A Research Agenda for Geospatial Technologies and Learning by Esri's Tom Baker for Best Article for Geography Program Development award.
7/19/2016
County and Agencies Keep the Peace with Esri at the Republican National Convention
Public safety officials from Cuyahoga County, Ohio, collaborated with Esri to ensure a safe convention by speeding access to data and providing a common operating picture.
7/19/2016
Blue Raster Incorporates Esri Technology into DC Office of Zoning Map
Esri partners with Blue Raster to create an intuitive interactive map app to make the vast amount of important zoning information that is associated with properties more accessible.
7/14/2016
Esri and ICMA Partner to Educate Smart Communities
Esri and the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) have taken steps to strengthen their strategic relationship to bring forward the best practices in building smart communities.
7/13/2016
Esri recognized as finalist for 2016 Microsoft Azure Certified ISV Solution Partner of the Year Award
Esri was honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.
7/12/2016
Jack and Laura Dangermond Named in Business Insider Top 100
Business Insider honors Jack and Laura Dangermond in its inaugural edition of "The Business Insider 100: The Creators," a list of individuals and companies that add real value to the world beyond profit.
7/7/2016
National Council for Geographic Education Presents Esri Education Manager with Highest Honor
The National Council of Geography Education (NCGE) awards Esri education manager Charlie Fitzpatrick with its highest honor, the George J. Miller award, for his life's dedication to geography learning.
7/6/2016
Esri Fosters Industry Innovation with Unique Startup Program
Esri unique Startup Program enables the most promising emerging businesses to incorporate location analytics into their services and solutions.
6/30/2016
Esri Pledging $500,000 to White House Data Driven Justice Initiative
Esri joined law enforcement, public health, and elected officials from more than 60 communities across the country to explore how to keep low-risk, non-dangerous offenders out of the criminal justice system.
6/30/2016
Faster Access to More Video Formats in New Release of ArcGIS Full Motion Video
ArcGIS Full Motion Video enables users to view, organize, search and analyze video data from drones and other collection platforms with video playback, full JP2, TIF, MISB and non-MISB support.​
6/30/2016
Innovators, Scholars, and Storytellers Celebrated at the Esri Awards
Honors presented included the Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award, the Storytelling with Maps Award, and the Esri Young Scholars Award.
6/30/2016
Trimble R2 GNSS Receiver Now Available for Data Collection
Esri distributes Trimble R2 GNSS receiver for survey-grade data collection on Android and iOS devices.
6/30/2016
Esri Partner Quorum to Demonstrate Legislative GIS at User Conference
Esri announces newest Startup Program partner Quorum to support policy maker decision making.
6/29/2016
Drone2Map 1.0 for ArcGIS Now Available
Drone2Map, a new app for ArcGIS, offers in-field rapid imagery processing that allows the pilot to confirm that the drone's flight has captured imagery of the full area of interest.
6/29/2016
Insights for ArcGIS App Revealed at Esri User Conference
Insights for ArcGIS is integrated with the ArcGIS platform which allows users to quickly share analysis and allow secure, controlled access to anyone and everyone who needs it.
6/29/2016
Storytelling with Maps Contest Winners Announced at Esri UC
Esri revealed the winners of its 2016 Storytelling with Maps Contest at the Esri User Conference today. Two new Story Map app formats and layouts that will allow for more immersive media-rich storytelling were also unveiled today.
6/28/2016
Esri Recognizes AmazonGISNET for Making a Difference in the Lives of Ecuador's Amazonian Tribes
AmazonGISNET awarded with Making a Difference during the plenary of Esri User Conference.
6/28/2016
Pinellas County Receives Esri Enterprise GIS Award
Esri awarded Pinellas County, Florida, the 2016 Enterprise GIS Award. The county earned the award for innovating a GIS governance structure and using web maps to save property owners money.
6/28/2016
Esri Launches National Green Infrastructure Initiative for Planning
For the first time, Esri collaborated with National Geographic Society to provide communities with geographic data in an easy-to-use online app to plan green infrastructure projects.
6/28/2016
See Where Imagery and GIS Go Next in The ArcGIS Imagery Book: New View. New Vision.
The ArcGIS Imagery Book: New View. New Vision, published by Esri, will give readers hands-on experience in working with imagery and remote-sensing data in the Esri ArcGIS platform.
6/27/2016
Two New ArcGIS Apps for the Field to Launch at Esri User Conference
Drone2Map and Survey123 are set to transform the use of imagery and data for ArcGIS users.
6/27/2016
Esri Offers Free Self-Paced E-Learning to Customers through New Training Site
Users within each organization will be able to access a wide variety of e-Learning content in one central location on the new website, which will release this summer.
6/27/2016
Learn GIS with Esri's Handy, New Companion Guide to The ArcGIS Book
Esri publishes Instruction Guide to The ArcGIS Book, which is a companion to Esri’s The ArcGIS Book: 10 Big Ideas about Applying Geography to Your World.
6/23/2016
WebEOC Connects with ArcGIS to Save Lives
Esri and Intermedix collaborate to provide direct connectivity between the leading mapping solution (ArcGIS) and the leading crisis information management system solution (WebEOC).
6/23/2016
Esri's Federal Small Business Program Grows at Rapid Pace
Since the beginning of the Esri Federal Small Business Specialty in February, Esri has garnered participation from over 50 industry partners, bringing their expertise to provide geospatial solutions and applications to US federal government customers.
6/22/2016
Build Smart 3D Cities in Minutes with Game-Changing Esri CityEngine 2016
Esri announced the release of Esri CityEngine 2016, a modeling technology that allows GIS professionals, 3D artists, architects, and urban planners to create smart 3D city models in a matter of minutes.
6/21/2016
Award-Winning Author Andrea Wulf to Lead Keynote Address at the 2016 Esri User Conference
Renowned author Andrea Wulf will join Jack Dangermond on the plenary stage at the 36th Annual Esri User Conference as the lead keynote speaker.
6/21/2016
National Geospatial Technology Center Honors Esri Education Manager with Lifetime Achievement Award
Joseph Kerski Acknowledged for Career Supporting Spatial Learning in Two-Year Colleges.
6/16/2016
Esri to Attend AWWA Annual Conference and Exhibition
Esri will be in attendance at the American Water Works Association Annual Conference and Exhibition (AWWA ACE) in Chicago, Illinois, June 19-22.
6/15/2016
NGCC and Esri Provide Access to Authoritative Chinese Cartographic Maps and Imagery
Esri signs strategic agreement with Chinese government to share authoritative cartographic maps and imagery of the country with users around the world through the ArcGIS platform.
6/14/2016
Esri and Hexagon Promote Their Joint Collaboration at HxGN LIVE
Esri will be participating in the HxGN Live, to be held at the Anaheim Convention Center, California, June 14-16, 2016.
6/14/2016
City of Aurora Honored for Water Operations GIS Overhaul
Aurora, Colorado undergoes a geographic information system overhaul of municipal water operations with Esri ArcGIS.
6/9/2016
Ocean Solutions, Earth Solutions
The second edition of Ocean Solutions, Earth Solutions, emphasizes the role that GIS technology plays in protecting oceans and coastlines.
6/8/2016
Esri Sponsors AFCEA NGA Small Business Breakfast
Esri is sponsoring the small business breakfast on June 10 that will be hosted by the Northern Virginia Chapter of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA).
6/7/2016
Esri Brings GIS to Young Developers for National Day of Civic Hacking
Esri Brings GIS to Young Developers for National Day of Civic Hacking.
6/3/2016
The Bureau of Land Management Uses Esri Story Maps to Encourage Public Land Exploration
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) uses Esri Story Maps to acquaint citizens with the wonders of BLM-managed scenic land.
5/31/2016
Esri to Host Imaging and Mapping Forum at Esri User Conference
Esri’s Imaging and Mapping forum to showcase innovative and disruptive technologies from: drone based mapping, enhanced 3D visualization, and the future of augmented reality for geodesign.
5/31/2016
Esri's Marcella Cavallaro to Lead DATA Act Discussion Panel at DATA Act Summit
Esri national government manager for emerging markets Marcella Cavallaro will lead a one-hour panel discussion on DATA Act legislation at the DATA Act Summit on Thursday, May 26.
5/25/2016
Nation's Largest Geography Department Honors Esri Education Team
The Department of Geography at Texas State University awards Joseph Kerski and the Esri education team for exemplary dedication to the scientific community and the advancement of GIS in education.
5/24/2016
Sentinel Imagery Now Works Inside ArcGIS
Esri's ArcGIS software supports visualizing, interpreting, and analyzing Sentinel-2 imagery available from the European Space Agency. This is used for land monitoring, maritime, climate, and security applications.
5/24/2016
Esri Will Showcase Dedicated Winter Maintenance Solutions at APWA North American Snow Conference
Esri announces that it will be exhibiting its snow management solutions at the American Public Works Association North American Snow Conference, taking place May 22-25 in Hartford, Connecticut.
5/19/2016
2016 Digital Enterprise Show to Feature Keynote from Esri's Chris Cappelli on Advancing Digital Strategy through GIS Technology
Chris Cappelli, Esri's director of global sales, will speak at DES2016 to discuss how location-based GIS technology provides organizations with a powerful platform to improve processes, efficiencies, and performance.
5/19/2016
Smart Maps Track Zika Outbreaks Globally
Pacific Disaster Center (PDC) uses Esri technology to track the outbreak of the Zika virus on a global scale. PDC gathers health organizations' information and creates online maps that display outbreaks.
5/18/2016
Harris Corporation and Esri Partner to Modernize Foundational Data Production
Esri and Harris Corporation join forces to help Federal Agencies use digital transformation and location-based technology.
5/17/2016
Esri and CCIM Institute Team Up to Provide Market Intelligence at RECon
Esri and the Certified Commercial Investment Members (CCIM) Institute will showcase their real estate analysis solutions together at ICSC RECon, the largest real estate conference in the world.
5/17/2016
Esri Wins TM Forum Live! Award for Internet of Things Project
Esri, Orange, BaseN, and BearingPoint/Infonova and NTS Retail were recognized at TM Forum Live! 2016, for the company's outstanding demonstration of a safer, simpler, and more eco-friendly life by using location data.
5/13/2016
Esri Offers Free Webinar on How Communities Can Better Respond to Zika Virus
Esri is hosting a no-cost one-hour webinar “Effective Vector-Borne Disease Surveillance and Control” on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 11:00 am PDT.
5/13/2016
2016 Esri National Security and Public Safety Summit
The Esri National Security and Public Safety Summit will be held at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront in San Diego, California, June 25 to June 28, 2016.
5/10/2016
Esri Unveils Advanced Analytics at GEOINT
Esri will be exhibiting and providing a free training session at GEOINT, May 15 to 18, 2016, in Orlando, Florida.
5/10/2016
Location Powers the Telecom of the Future at TM Forum Live!
Esri is participating at the TM Forum Live! conference in Nice, France, May 9-12, 2016.
5/9/2016
Esri Helps Developers Add Geo to Apps at TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2016
Esri staff will be on hand at the TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2016 and Hackathon conference to provide information on the free, global Esri Startup Program.
5/6/2016
New Esri Workbook Teaches Basic Mapmaking and Spatial Analysis Techniques
New edition of GIS Tutorial 1: Basic Workbook teaches the fundamentals of using geographic information system (GIS) technology, including mapmaking, geocoding, and spatial analysis
5/4/2016
Esri Conservation Program Director Wins 2016 Distinguished Landscape Practitioner Award
Esri Conservation Program director Charles Convis won the 2016 Distinguished Landscape Practitioner Award, given by the Society for Landscape Ecologists.
5/4/2016
MEDIA ALERT: 2016 Esri Business Summit
Join us June 25–28, at the 2016 Esri Business Summit and discover how a location strategy can apply context to business information and analytics so that organizations obtain the insight they need to compete and perform at top-notch levels.
5/3/2016
UNITAR and Esri Host Annual Conference in Geneva
The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) and Esri announced the featured speakers that will be at the annual GIS for a Sustainable World Conference, May 2 to 4, in Geneva, Switzerland.
4/28/2016
Esri Announces Winners of the Visualize Your Water Quality Challenge
Esri joins the US Environmental Protection Agency and US Geological Survey in congratulating the winners of the Visualize Your Water Quality high school citizen science challenge.
4/26/2016
Jane Goodall Celebrates Earth Day with Esri and University of Redlands
Jane Goodall, Ph.D., DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI) and United Nations Messenger of Peace, will be celebrating Earth Day with Esri and the University of Redlands on Friday, April 22.
4/21/2016
Tri-County Health Department Honors Esri Employee for Opioid Addiction Prevention Advocacy
Esri solution engineer Jeremiah Lindemann was honored as Public Health Hero of the Year by Colorado’s Tri-County Health Department for his advocacy for opioid abuse prevention.
4/14/2016
Esri Announces 2016 Storytelling with Maps Contest
Esri invites people to enter the 2016 Storytelling with Maps Contest.
4/5/2016
Esri Places in Top Ten of Forbes 2016 Best Midsize Employers
Esri earned fouth-place ranking in the Forbes 2016 America’s Best Midsize Employers list.
4/5/2016
Esri and USDA Forest Service Introduce Interactive Trove of Maps
Esri and the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service announce the publication of Engagement Portfolio, a gallery of maps and apps that gives everyone access to US forestry data.
3/24/2016
Esri Events, Activities Meet Eligibility for AICP Certification Maintenance Credits
Planners Can Earn Credits for Geographic Information System Learning Opportunities
3/23/2016
Esri Showcases Smarter Decision Making through GIS at White House Water Summit
Esri White House Water Summit: Esri shows support at White House Water Summit with commitment for innovative flood mapping and analysis.
3/22/2016
Esri Publishes the Workbook Getting to Know ArcGIS Pro
Esri publishes Getting to Know ArcGIS Pro, a comprehensive introduction to the capabilities of the ArcGIS Pro app in Esri ArcGIS for Desktop software. The book also familiarizes readers with how to use ArcGIS Online.
3/21/2016
Esri Partners, Developers, and Government Leaders Highlight the Need for Insight into Creating Location-Based Solutions
Esri kicks off the conference season with events that showcase geospatial innovation.
3/17/2016
Phoenix to Host Inaugural Esri GeoConX
GeoConX links the two largest conferences tailored to telecommunications, electric, and gas utility GIS professionals.
3/17/2016
Esri Partners Receive High Honors
Esri recognized its outstanding partners during the annual Esri Partner Conference.
3/7/2016
Esri Showcases Open Opportunity Data in ArcGIS Platform at White House Demo Event
Esri joined the White House to showcase digital tools that help people advocate for resources in their communities through the ability to access neighborhood-level information about opportunities.
3/7/2016
New Esri Book Shows How Government Turns Data into Meaningful Maps
Mapping the Nation: Building Smart Government with GIS contains more than 100 full-color maps that illustrate how maps can better inform public policy, public health, and public safety; environmental; and other types of decisions.
2/25/2016
World Geocoder for ArcGIS
Esri releases World Geocoder for ArcGIS, enabling users to securely map global addresses behind a firewall so that sensitive data is never exposed.
2/24/2016
Esri Honors Dr. John Brockhaus, of the US Military Academy, with Making a Difference Award
Dr. John Brockhaus, director of the geospatial program at the United States Military Academy at West Point, was awarded with the prestigious Making a Difference Award for inspiring students to serve others.
2/24/2016
Esri Releases Drone2Map for ArcGIS
Drone2Map for ArcGIS turns raw still imagery from drones into professional 2D and 3D imagery products.
2/24/2016
Vricon Joins Esri Partner Network to Expand Use of High-Resolution 3D Geodata
Vricon's partnership with Esri will help drive the growth and adoption of new technologies for distributing and using 3D geodata.
2/23/2016
Fire Globe Delivers Esri 3D Visualization to US Firefighters
The National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) has transferred its web GIS application, Fire Globe, to the Esri platform.
2/23/2016
Esri Releases Latest Version of ArcGIS Full Motion Video
Esri released the latest version of ArcGIS Full Motion Video (FMV), a technology designed to work with video from drones, manned aircraft, and stationary video surveillance cameras.
2/22/2016
Esri Workbook Teaches Spatial Analysis Techniques
GIS Tutorial 2: Spatial Analysis Workbook helps experienced GIS software users hone their spatial analysis skills using Esri's ArcGIS technology.
2/22/2016
Data Visualization, Enterprise Resiliency Lead ArcGIS 10.4 Rollout
The release of ArcGIS 10.4 marks improvements in data visualization, spatial analysis, and stronger support for on-premises implementations.
2/18/2016
Direct Relief Speeds Syrian Refugee Medical Outreach with Esri App, Nominated for Global Mobile Award
Esri and Direct Relief are in the running to win a GSMA Global Mobile (Glomo) Award.
2/18/2016
Federal Small Business Specialty Debuts at FedGIS
The Esri Partner Network has launched the Esri Federal Small Business Specialty to give the small business community a new way to develop ArcGIS software-based offerings for federal government clients.
2/17/2016
Esri Announces Big Changes to Small Government Enterprise License Agreement Program
Esri has announced a significant change to its Small Municipal and County Government Enterprise License Agreement (ELA) program.
2/16/2016
Esri Supports White House Police Data Initiative
The ArcGIS Open Data Initiative for Law Enforcement allows police agencies of any size to build and share authoritative data for better policing and community engagement.
2/4/2016
Esri Debuts Solutions to Help Organizations Compete in FCC Auction
Enterprises of all sizes can now gain a competitive edge in the 2016 FCC 600-MHz spectrum auction using Esri Solutions for Smart Spectrum Analysis.
1/19/2016
Esri Unveils ArcGIS Earth to the World
Esri launched ArcGIS Earth, a free, desktop-based interactive globe that anyone can use to explore the world and work with a variety of 3D and 2D map data formats.
1/19/2016
New Esri Book Teaches the Principles of Good Map Design
Designing Better Maps teaches tried and true methods of map design.
12/29/2015
Esri Takes Top Award for Internet of Things Innovation
Esri was honored at the TM Forum Catalyst InFocus event for the company's contributions to developing solutions for a more connected world.
12/22/2015
Esri and NASA Collaborate to Advance Cloud Access to Imagery
Esri and NASA are collaborating to improve access to imagery and raster data stored in the cloud using a combination of two technologies.
12/17/2015
AGU Recognizes Esri Contributions to Science
American Geophysical Union recognizes Esri chief scientist for contributions to domain sciences.
12/14/2015
Story Map Navigates Cause and Effects of Climate Change
With the Atlas for a Changing Planet Story Map, scientists, policy makers, planners, and activists can examine detailed spatial information that is critical for adapting to a warmer future.
11/30/2015
City of Ellensburg Honored for Development of Citywide Fiber-Optic Network
The City of Ellensburg, Washington, won the 2015 Community Broadband Award for Project of the Year from the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors.
11/17/2015
Abu Dhabi to Host Esri Middle East and North Africa User Conference
Abu Dhabi will host the Esri Middle East and North Africa User Conference (MENAUC) to commemorate the emirate's success and propagate the smart government model throughout the region.
11/12/2015
Geological Society of America Honors Esri Chief Scientist Dawn J. Wright, PhD
Esri chief scientist Dawn J. Wright was honored by the Geological Society of America for scientific and education excellence.
11/10/2015
Esri Collaborates with Microsoft to Incorporate Location Services and Spatial Analytics
Esri is working with Microsoft to integrate location services and spatial analytics to the Microsoft Azure IoT Suite.
11/2/2015
Innovative Tools for Building Mapping Apps Take Center Stage at Esri DevSummit in Berlin
Developers from around the world will find the latest technology for building geoenabled apps on the ArcGIS platform at the Esri Developer Summit in Berlin, Germany.
10/20/2015
Esri Publishes Science and Citizen-Driven Land-Use Planning Book
Advanced Land-Use Analysis for Regional Geodesign: Using LUCIS plus focuses on updated tools to model land-use suitability and solve land-use problems and conflicts.
10/12/2015
GIS Partnership to Aid Removal of Land Mines
Esri and GICHD signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) strengthening a partnership to eliminate land mines and explosive remnants of war through the power of geography.
10/8/2015
Esri and Trimble Offer the R1 GNSS Receiver to Enhance Field GIS Workflows
Esri and Trimble have partnered to create a professional-grade external GNSS receiver that increases the power of Collector for ArcGIS.
10/6/2015
Learn to Make Decisions Using Lidar Data and Geographic Information Systems
Making Spatial Decisions Using GIS and Lidar: A Workbook focuses on using tools in Esri ArcGIS for Desktop to analyze and visualize lidar data.
10/5/2015
Esri Managed Cloud Services Receives Census Bureau Authorization
Esri Managed Cloud Services has achieved an agency Authorization to Operate (ATO) at the moderate level from the US Census Bureau.
9/22/2015
Esri Photo Survey Speeds Property Surveys
Esri developed the Esri Photo Survey solution, a flexible web application and mobile app designed to quickly create and publish location-enabled street-level photo collections.
9/15/2015
Computerworld Honors Children's National Health System for Innovation in Population Health Management
Children's National Health System has been named a 2015 Computerworld Data+ Editors' Choice Award honoree for its innovative use of location analytics.
9/9/2015
Esri and FlightAware Partner for Extensive Flight Tracking and Status Data Mapping Initiative
Esri partners with FlightAware to map the world's largest aviation dataset.
8/17/2015
Mobile App Puts Power of Place in People’s Hands
Esri's new mobile app, Field Notes–Earth, employs the power of geography to answer questions about locations throughout the world.
8/4/2015
Earth Imaging Gets a Close-Up
Essential Earth Imaging for GIS introduces earth imaging methods to GIS professionals and students and gets them started working with imagery in a GIS.
8/3/2015
Esri Honors Geographic Innovation
Esri presented 187 organizations worldwide with Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Awards at the Esri User Conference.
7/23/2015
Esri Joins Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data
Description: Esri is joining the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data, which the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) organizes.
7/22/2015
Abu Dhabi Receives Esri’s Inaugural Smart Government Award
Abu Dhabi has received Esri’s first Smart Government award because of its national spatial data infrastructure (SDI) implementation that facilitates greater cooperation between government agencies.
7/21/2015
Irish Water Honored with Enterprise GIS Award at 2015 Esri User Conference
Irish Water takes top GIS award for consolidating utility infrastructure management on one system.
7/21/2015
Esri and Leica Geosystems Supercharge Mobile Data Collection with ZenoCollector
Esri and Leica Geosystems teamed to create a professional-grade Android-based field data collector powered by Collector for ArcGIS.
7/21/2015
City of Boston Takes Grand Prize in Storytelling with Maps Contest
Esri revealed the winners of its Storytelling with Maps Contest today at the Esri User Conference.
7/21/2015
International Center for Integrated Mountain Development Receives Humanitarian Award for Nepal Earthquake Response
The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development received the Humanitarian GIS Award at the 2015 Esri User Conference for their relief efforts following the Nepal earthquakes.
7/20/2015
National Audubon Society Honored for Outstanding Application of GIS in Conservation
The National Audubon Society accepted the Esri President’s Award for revolutionizing its data collection and management approach with GIS technology.
7/20/2015
Map Technology Takes Center Stage in San Diego
More than 16,000 people from 120 countries around the world are expected to converge in San Diego, California, at the 2015 Esri User Conference.
7/15/2015
The ArcGIS Book: 10 Big Ideas about Applying Geography to Your World
Esri publishes The ArcGIS Book, which contains 10 big ideas about web GIS and lessons on how to use the Esri ArcGIS platform to apply web GIS within your organization.
7/15/2015
Esri Publishes Getting to Know ArcGIS, Fourth Edition
Esri publishes Getting to Know ArcGIS, a comprehensive introduction to the features and tools in ArcGIS for Desktop. The book also introduces the new ArcGIS Pro application.
7/13/2015
Ocean Solutions, Earth Solutions
Esri Press publishes Ocean Solutions, Earth Solutions, a new book showcasing how geographic information system (GIS) tools play a role in managing and protecting the ocean.
7/9/2015
Los Angeles Department of Transportation Empowers Smart Communities with Esri Web Map
A new public web map, built on the Esri ArcGIS platform, shows how the Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT) is transforming its streets through spatially strategic investments.
7/7/2015
City of Oakland's Real-Time Crime Map Advances Transparency
The City of Oakland, California, has taken another step toward offering citizens open access to public data by launching the Oakland Police Department (OPD) Calls for Service application.
6/22/2015
Esri's Randy Frantz Named Internet of Things Colead by TM Forum
Esri telecommunications thought leader Randy Frantz has accepted a position as colead of TM Forum's Internet of Things (IoT) work stream.
6/17/2015
Esri and NT Concepts Help Transition Google Earth Enterprise Customers
Esri and NT Concepts are working together to help transition Google Earth Enterprise customers to the ArcGIS platform.
6/16/2015
Free ArcGIS Online Activities for Earth Science Classrooms Released
In support of Esri's initiative to provide a free ArcGIS Online subscription to every K–12 school in the United States, the company has produced the Earth Science GeoInquiry Collection.
6/15/2015
Esri Joins International Partnership to Enhance Climate Resilience in Developing Countries
Esri joins The White House and six other institutions in contributing $34 million worth of tools and training to boost climate resilience in Colombia, Ethiopia, and Bangladesh.
6/9/2015
Esri Launches Human Health and Climate Change App Challenge
Esri unveiled its Human Health and Climate Change App Challenge in support of the White House Climate Data Initiative under President Obama's Climate Action Plan.
6/2/2015
Esri Challenge Winners Tell Visual Stories of Poland Elections, Global Terrorism, and More
Winners of the Esri Data Viz App Challenge have been announced.
5/21/2015
Esri Story Maps Provide Picture of Datamyne LA-Long Beach Port Slowdown Stats
Esri's story map illustrates the impact on trade flows using Datamyne import-export trade data.
5/20/2015
Better Business Decisions with Esri's Up-to-Date Data and Reports
Esri's ArcGIS platform brings the latest data and reports for the United States to any device.
5/18/2015
AAG Honors Esri Executive Bill Derrenbacher for Lifetime Achievement
Bill Derrenbacher, Esri executive adviser, was awarded the Association of American Geographers (AAG) James R. Anderson Medal of Honor at the AAG Annual Meeting.
4/30/2015
Esri CityEngine 2015 Provides Advanced 3D City Design
Esri CityEngine 2015 allows GIS professionals, architects, planners, and urban designers to create 3D city models faster and share them easily via ArcGIS Online.
4/29/2015
Esri Geodesign Solutions in Gartner Report
A recent Gartner Report examines GeoPlanner for ArcGIS and Esri CityEngine.
4/28/2015
Esri Partners with NLC to Spur Government Innovation
As part of its commitment to build smart communities, Esri is supporting the National League of Cities (NLC) initiative 2015 Multi-City Innovation Campaign (MCIC).
4/22/2015
Incorporate Spatial Thinking into Scientific Research
Esri’s new book, GIS Research Methods: Incorporating Spatial Perspectives, shows how spatial analysis using GIS technology enhances research in the social and physical sciences.
4/21/2015
Mapmakers Invited to Submit Best of the Best
Mappers everywhere who harness the power of GIS technology to tell their stories can now enter Esri's Storytelling with Maps Contest.
4/20/2015
Esri Enables Batch Data Quality Assurance/Control with Release of Data Reviewer for Electric Utilities
Esri releases Data Reviewer for Electric Utilities for an out-of-the-box solution to reduce the time utilities spend on quality assurance and quality control.
4/16/2015
Esri and Safe Software Release Common Framework for Data Exchange among Electrical Power Utilities
Esri and Safe Software develop a Common Information Model (CIM) template to translate data from Esri ArcGIS geodatabases into a standard XML format.
4/15/2015
Children Map the World Using Their Artistry
Young people use their artwork to bring geography and their perspectives on the world to life in a new book.
4/7/2015
New Esri MOOC Tailored for Business Students
Esri's new MOOC, The Location Advantage, is designed for business students.
3/31/2015
Esri Releases Nighttime Flow Analysis Solution to Identify Water Loss in Metered Service Areas
Esri releases the Nighttime Flow Analysis solution for out-of-the-box early leak detection and, thus, long-term capital improvements savings at water, wastewater, and storm water utilities.
3/30/2015
Collierville, Tennessee, Modernizes Its GIS with Esri Small Government Enterprise License Agreement
Collierville, Tennessee, was able to update its GIS without breaking its budget using the Esri Enterprise License Agreement.
3/26/2015
Norwegians Track Power Outage, Restoration with Live Utility Web Map
Agder Energi's live and integrated utility web map pulls from SCADA and network-model data to deliver to customers and press real-time storm response (e.g., outage, restoration efforts) data in map viewer form powered by Esri's ArcGIS Online.
3/25/2015
Prague Energy Gains Flexibility with Esri ELA
Czech Republic's third-largest electricity supplier signs enterprise license agreement (ELA) for unlimited access to Esri ArcGIS technology.
3/24/2015
Students Gain Geographic Ground Following Esri's Billion-Dollar Software Pledge to White House ConnectED Initiative
At the White House Science Fair today, Esri announced significant academic progress from its billion-dollar commitment to offer mapping technology to every K-12 school in the United States.
3/23/2015
Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities Corporation Puts Rural Fiber on the Map
Rural nonprofit broadband transport company Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities Corporation (MBC) uses Esri technology-based CrescentLink from Palmetto Engineering and Consulting to improve customer service and workflow.
3/18/2015
Esri and RouteSmart Help Postal Carriers Reduce Operating Costs
Esri and RouteSmart provide national postal and parcel delivery organizations with 15 percent cost savings.
3/17/2015
Learn Web GIS, Step by Step
Getting to Know Web GIS is a new workbook that teaches students how to use Esri's GIS technology to create web GIS applications quickly and easily.
3/16/2015
Esri Partners Acknowledged for Best Practices in GIS
Esri presents annual awards at the partner conference.
3/10/2015
Rwanda Launches the First-Ever Land-Use Portal in Africa
Residents of Rwanda now have easy access to all land-related information on the web, decreasing the time it takes to find maps and documents.
3/5/2015
Esri and EPRI Collaborate on Outage Data Platform
EPRI selects Esri to provide a map-based, common information model as part of its efforts to meet White House Outage Data Initiative challenge to improve storm response and power restoration.
3/3/2015
Independent Report Highlights Esri as Leader in Global GIS Market
Esri leads the market in GIS supply, according to ARC Advisory Group. With partners, Esri dominates the market in more than 10 industries, including electric power transmission and distribution with Schneider Electric.
3/2/2015
Intelligence In The Cloud
Esri and Lockheed Martin have deployed commercial software to the Amazon Web Services Commercial Cloud Services environment for the first time with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.
2/18/2015
New Esri Book Applies the Science of GIS to Literature, History, and Culture
Maps created using GIS technology can be used to explore and interpret events in literature, history, and culture.
2/17/2015
New Book from Esri Shows How GIS Supports Weather, Climate Research
Mapping and Modeling Weather and Climate with GIS, from Esri Press, describes how GIS technology can be coupled with atmospheric and climate sciences data to do research.
2/12/2015
Book Provides Progress Report on Creating Spatial Data Infrastructures in Europe
Building European Spatial Data Infrastructures presents an update on the efforts of the European Union (EU) to create a system for spatial data sharing among the 28 EU member nations.
2/11/2015
BMS Powers iVision with Esri's ArcGIS Platform
BMS integrates Esri ArcGIS into iVision software to help carriers understand policy portfolio loss.
2/10/2015
Esri Managed Cloud Services Achieves Federal Security Milestone
Esri Managed Cloud Services (EMCS) has achieved Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) compliance at the moderate level.
2/9/2015
Esri Launches New Site to Find Open Data
Esri launched a new site to help citizens discover organizations sharing open data around the world and provide direct access to thousands of open government datasets.
2/9/2015
Esri's Data Appliance for ArcGIS Now on GSA Schedule
Data Appliance for ArcGIS is now available on the General Services Administration (GSA) schedule.
2/4/2015
Romanian Mapping Agency’s New Geoportal Drives Collaboration
The Romanian government’s military mapping agency has implemented a geospatial data portal based on Esri’s GIS technology.
2/2/2015
Geospatial Innovation in Spotlight at Esri Conference in DC
Technology and government leaders will gather for the Esri Federal GIS Conference in Washington, DC, February 9-10.
1/29/2015
ArcGIS 10.3 and ArcGIS Pro Modernize GIS for Organizations and Enterprises
Esri announced that ArcGIS 10.3 is now available with the release of ArcGIS Pro. ArcGIS 10.3 realizes the vision of web GIS, which empowers customers to use information anywhere and on any device.
1/27/2015
Python Scripting for ArcGIS Now Available
Python Scripting for ArcGIS teaches users how to write Python code that works with spatial data to automate geoprocessing tasks in ArcGIS.
1/27/2015
ArcGIS 10.3 Now Certified OGC Compliant
As part of Esri's ongoing support of GIS interoperability, the latest ArcGIS 10.3 release is now certified as Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC), compliant.
1/27/2015
Esri Map Book Illustrates How the US Government Uses GIS
Esri Press book demonstrates how the US government is using GIS for better efficiency, collaboration, and communication.
1/22/2015
BJ’s Wholesale Club Selects Esri’s Platform for Real Estate Research and Business Insight Analysis
Business analysts at BJ’s Wholesale Club rely on Esri Location Analytics.
1/13/2015
Galleria RTS Includes Esri Location Intelligence for Better Merchandise Planning
Galleria RTS incorporates Esri Tapestry Segmentation data into its BCP Xtreme solution.
1/12/2015
Esri's Tapestry Data Provides Greater Precision to Lumate Mobile Advertising Platform
AdTech start-up Lumate uses Esri technology to filter hundreds of thousands of bid requests.
1/8/2015
Esri Releases Demographic Data for 137 Countries
Geodemographic data is now available for 137 countries through Esri BAO and Esri Community Analyst.
1/8/2015
Esri Takes Two Top Awards at Digital Disruption 2014
Esri wins two telecommunications awards for innovative proofs of concept at TM Forum Digital Disruption 2014, along with ISPM, BaseN, and Infonova.
1/7/2015
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