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Esri’s Patty Mims to Join USGIF Board of Directors
Esri announces that Patty Mims has been appointed to the board of directors of the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF). Ms. Mims was also appointed Esri’s new Director of Global National Government at its Washington, DC office.
8/3/2018
Esri Announces Living Atlas Innovations to Revolutionize Digital Twin Technology
Esri announces innovations showcased at the thirty-eighth annual Esri User Conference, such as updates to ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World, the foremost collection of geographic information from around the globe. These updates include new data and capabilities for users to gain unprecedented insight for helping in decision-making as well as a more complete and dynamic picture of the world than ever before.
8/2/2018
Esri Enters into Memorandum of Understanding with World Bank
Esri announces it has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the World Bank, an international organization with the mission to reduce global poverty. Under the agreement, Esri software geoenables the World Bank's Survey Solutions software, allowing staff to improve accuracy and quicken the kinds of data collection, analysis, and decision-making that countries need to address the most urgent development challenges.
7/31/2018
Esri Publishes Third Edition of Lining Up Data in ArcGIS
Esri announces the publication of Lining Up Data in ArcGIS: A Guide to Map Projections, Third Edition. This handy reference book helps Esri ArcGIS Desktop software users troubleshoot some of the common data misalignment problems they may encounter when creating maps and performing data analysis.
7/25/2018
NGA Selects Esri for Geospatial Technology Contract
Esri announces the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) has signed a multiyear technology contract to deploy Esri’s ArcGIS platform throughout the organization.
7/25/2018
New Esri Connection Microsoft Flow Offers Instant Mapping Sharing Field-Sourced Data
Esri announces that Survey123 for ArcGIS, its smart-form-data gathering solution, will now be offered as part of Microsoft Flow's connector community. Survey123 joins more than 215 connectors available through Flow, a cloud-based service that makes it easier to automate common tasks and business processes across applications and services.
7/24/2018
Esri and Waze Deliver Near Real-Time Data for Smarter Cities
Esri announces Waze live alert data will now be available in Esri's ArcGIS Marketplace for free to members of the Waze Connected Citizens Program.
7/10/2018
Esri Awards Recognize Leaders, Storytellers, and Pioneers of Location Intelligence
Esri acknowledges transformative work from worldwide users of its technology, with the Innovation in GIS, Enterprise GIS, Leadership in Government, Making a Difference, President's, and SAG Awards.
7/9/2018
Esri Achieves FedRAMP Authorization for Cross-Cloud Location Intelligence
Esri announces ArcGIS Online has been granted an authority to operate by the United States Department of the Interior (US DOI) as a secure platform to deliver cloud-based spatial analytics services to the U.S. Federal Government.
7/9/2018
Esri Developing ArcGIS Urban to Help Cities Orchestrate Real Estate Development
Esri is developing ArcGIS Urban, a solution to give urban planners and designers engaged in government, real estate, and engineering projects better city information so that they know the best places to build and develop.
7/9/2018
Esri Announces New Indoor Mapping Product
Esri announces it will release ArcGIS Indoors, which will enable interactive indoor mapping of corporate facilities, retail and commercial locations, airports, hospitals, event venues, universities, and more.
7/9/2018
Esri Publishes Third Edition of Getting to Know Web GIS
The workbook, Getting to Know Web GIS, third edition, provides clear, step-by-step instructions on how to use ArcGIS, the geographic information system (GIS) software platform developed by Esri.
6/28/2018
Esri Publishes Cartography.
Esri announces the publication of Cartography., a comprehensive, crisply designed compendium of information about what constitutes good map design.
6/27/2018
Study the Science of Surface Water
Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, has published GIS for Surface Water: Using the National Hydrography Dataset, the only book of its kind detailing how to use geographic information system (GIS) technology to visualize and analyze the dataset.
6/25/2018
Esri User Conference Highlights Where Mapping Technology Is Headed Next
Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, today announced that it expects more than 18,000 mapping and GIS users at the San Diego Convention Center for its 38th Annual Esri User Conference (Esri UC), to be held July 9–13, 2018.
6/21/2018
Esri and DigitalGlobe Provide Unprecedented View of World Cup
Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, and DigitalGlobe today announced that they have created a Story Map of high-resolution imagery that visualizes the 12 venues being used for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, exclusive to The Associated Press.
6/14/2018
Esri Location Intelligence to Integrate with SAP HANA Spatial Services
Esri today announced that its ArcGIS software is integrating into SAP's latest cloud-based offering, called SAP HANA spatial services, to help customers create location-aware business applications faster.
6/5/2018
Esri Expands St. Louis Office to New Space in Tech District
Esri the global leader in spatial analytics, today announced the opening of a new St. Louis office, adding to the company's existing presence in nearby St. Charles, Missouri.
5/30/2018
Esri Announces Release of Sentinel-2 Image Services
Esri today announced that it is releasing Sentinel-2 Image Services to all Esri users for no additional cost.
5/29/2018
Esri Joins CDO Summit New York 2018 Conference
Esri will join this year's CDO Summit New York conference, where Amen Ra Mashariki, Esri’s Urban Analytics Lead and former Chief Analytics Officer of New York City, will discuss how mapping and spatial analytics technology can help Chief Data Officers.
5/24/2018
Esri Publishes Crime Analysis Tutorial
Esri today announced the publication of GIS Tutorial for Crime Analysis, second edition.
5/23/2018
Esri Opens Additional Office in Charlotte, North Carolina
Esri today announced the opening of a new office in the up-and-coming Waverly neighborhood of Charlotte, North Carolina, in addition to its 3325 Springbank Lane location.
5/22/2018
Esri ArcGIS Online Users Can Now Access ArcGIS Data in Microsoft Power BI
Esri today announced ArcGIS Online users can work on their own private content directly within Microsoft Power BI using the built-in visualization software ArcGIS Maps for Power BI.
5/9/2018
Esri Announces Online Data Portal for Africa
Esri today announced that it has launched the Africa GeoPortal, a comprehensive cloud-based platform that provides rich content and solutions from Esri and its partners.
5/8/2018
Esri to Demonstrate Land Administration Software at FIG Congress 2018
Esri will join this year's FIG Congress, hosted by the International Federation of Surveyors, to be held May 6–11, 2018, in Istanbul, Turkey.
5/3/2018
Esri Publishes Study Guide for the ArcGIS Desktop Associate Exam
Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, today announced the publication of Esri ArcGIS Desktop Associate Certification Study Guide for 10.5.
5/2/2018
Esri Named on Forbes Best Midsize Employers List
Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, today announced its inclusion in Forbes magazine's 2018 America's Best Midsize Employers list.
5/1/2018
Esri Joins Smart Cities New York 2018 Conference
Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, will join this year's Smart Cities New York conference, to be held May 8–10.
4/30/2018
Esri's Developer Technology Supports Situational Awareness Workflows in Disconnected Environments
Esri today announced it is releasing the Dynamic Situational Awareness Example Application, an open-source, fully functional app for mobile devices that showcases Esri's latest ArcGIS Runtime Software Development Kit release.
4/24/2018
Esri Releases ArcGIS Pro Workstation Customized for the Intelligence Community
Esri today announced that it is releasing the Intelligence Configuration for ArcGIS Pro (ICAP), a workstation for intelligence analysts.
4/23/2018
Esri Donates Software to Developing Economies for Modernizing Land Administration
Esri today announced the launch of the Land Administration Modernization Program for developing countries to help them jump-start and modernize their land administration systems.
4/19/2018
Esri Launches Official Statistics Modernization Program for Countries in Need of Tech Resources
Esri today announced the launch of the Esri Official Statistics Modernization Program, in which the company will donate perpetual use licenses for ArcGIS software to eligible official statistical agencies in Least Developed Countries and Small Island Developing States.
4/18/2018
Esri's Dawn Wright Celebrates Earth Day by Speaking at EarthxOcean Conference
Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, today announced that Dr. Dawn Wright, Esri chief scientist, will speak at the EarthxOcean Conference being held April 20 through 23 in Dallas, Texas.
4/17/2018
American Association of Geographers Honors Esri's Allen Carroll with Media Achievement Award
Esri today announced that Allen Carroll, leader of the Esri Story Maps team, has been given the Media Achievement Award for 2018 by the American Association of Geographers (AAG).
4/16/2018
Esri and Alibaba Cloud working together to bring enhanced Location Intelligence technology to Cloud Users
Esri today announced that it has entered into a collaborative agreement with Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of the Alibaba Group.
4/12/2018
Esri and UNOSAT Host GIS for a Sustainable World Conference
Esri and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research's UNOSAT will host the 2018 GIS for a Sustainable World conference from April 17 through 19 in Geneva, Switzerland.
4/5/2018
Esri Announces 2018 Storytelling with Maps Contest
Esri has announced the opening of its Storytelling with Maps Contest, in which participants are invited to submit their top Esri Story Maps projects for a chance to win prizes and peer recognition at the Esri User Conference.
4/3/2018
New Esri Textbook Teaches the Fundamentals of ArcGIS
Esri today announced the publication of Getting to Know ArcGIS Desktop, Fifth Edition.
3/26/2018
Esri Location Intelligence Empowers Innovation at FirstNet Hackathon
Esri has announced that it will sponsor the FirstNet Public Safety Hackathon in San Francisco, March 23–24.
3/23/2018
Esri Partners Honored at Esri FedGIS Conference for Excellence in Location Intelligence
Esri honored three of its partners with a Federal Small Business Specialty (FSBS) Award during the Esri Federal GIS (FedGIS) Conference.
3/20/2018
Esri FedGIS Conference Showcases How Spatial Analytics Turns Data Insight into Action for Government
Esri will be hosting the twenty-first annual Esri Federal GIS (FedGIS) Conference, to be held March 20–21 at the Walter E. Washington Center in Washington, DC.
3/13/2018
Esri Releases Survey123 for ArcGIS with New Spike Integration
Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, today announced the new software release of Survey123 for ArcGIS mobile application with Spike, a laser measurement solution by ikeGPS.
3/6/2018
Esri CityEngine Used to Create Oscar-Nominated Effects in Blade Runner 2049
Designers at Framestore used the Esri CityEngine application to re-create portions of the city of Las Vegas, Nevada, as seen in the movie Blade Runner 2049.
3/1/2018
Esri Acquires ClearTerra Location Data Extraction Technology From ClearShark
Esri today announced that it has acquired technology from ClearTerra, a leader in geospatial and activity-based intelligence tools.
2/23/2018
Esri Releases Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS
Esri today announced that it has released a brand-new web browser application, allowing users to create reporting dashboards to reflect the status and performance of people, services, assets, and events in real time.
2/7/2018
Esri Releases New ArcGIS Updates for 2018
Esri has released a new set of capabilities as well as user-friendly updates to existing parts of the ArcGIS platform.
2/6/2018
Esri Releases World's First Complete Utility GIS Platform
Esri announced that it is releasing advanced network capabilities for utilities as part of the company's ArcGIS platform.
1/22/2018
Learn the Basics of Mapping with Geographic Information Systems
Esri today published The GIS 20: Essential Skills, Third Edition, a book designed to quickly prepare those who need to use a GIS.
1/22/2018