African Nation of Cabo Verde Uses ArcGIS for Its Census

African nation follows UN recommendations to improve census planning, data collection, and analysis. ArcGIS helped the country modernize census processes resulting in better data accuracy and data sharing. Read more

GIS and Open Data

Esri powers federal open data initiatives with ArcGIS. This guide shows case studies and best practices that will help you open your agency’s data to the public. Read more

The Commerce Department- America's Data Agency

The Commerce Department is transforming our world with data – from improving service delivery to enabling start-ups and creating markets. US Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker explains how the department does it. Read more

Esri Leads in Supporting OGC Standards

Esri continues to add support for many open and interoperable data sources. Adding GeoPackage support was a natural progression from previous support of OGC WMS, WMTS, WFS, WSC, and OGC KML. Read more

White House Climate Data Initiative

Esri works with twelve cities to build maps and apps other communities can use and launches a geocollaboration portal in support of a climate-focused initiative. Read more

Big Returns on Big Data

The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS uses ArcGIS to manage, analyze, and share high-resolution 3D elevation data to support the nation’s farmers and ranchers. Read more