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Esri International User Conference Review


Esri International User Conference Review


The 2013 Esri International User Conference (Esri UC) in San Diego, California, received strong support from Corporate Alliance partners. Esri appreciates their contributions to making this year's Esri UC an enriching experience for attendees. Proceedings are now available »

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Esri Integrates Real-Time Traffic Information from Nokia's Here

Esri Intergrates Real-Time Traffic Information from Nokia's Here It was recently announced that Esri software will integrate real-time traffic information from Nokia's Here division under an extension of its existing agreement. With this, Esri mapping will have more functionality and be available to an even wider audience. Learn more »

Nokia and Esri Hosted Windows 8 Hackathon

Nokia and Esri Hosted Windows 8 Hackathon A Windows 8 Hackathon was recently hosted by Esri and Nokia on the Esri campus in Redlands, California. Forty local developers attended and developed over 10 Windows 8 apps that will be promoted in the Windows Store. Winning developers received prizes donated by Microsoft.

Esri at TechEd Europe

Esri at TechEd Europe Esri EspaƱa S.A. provided strong support with Esri Corporate for a presence at the recent TechEd conference in Madrid, Spain. European Union attendees were eager to learn about Esri's public-sector and governmental solutions including our Eye on Earth environmental portal for the European Union.

Esri and SAP Committed to Deeper Integrations

Esri and SAP Committed to Deeper Integrations SAP recently announced that its HANA, Mobile Platform, and BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform will be more thoroughly integrated with the Esri GIS platform to better serve SAP customers. Learn more »

Czech Utility Boosts Efficiency with ArcGIS and SAP Technology

Czech Utility Boosts Efficiency with ArcGIS and SAP Technology CEZ, the largest electricity producer in the Czech Republic, recently implemented technology using Esri ArcGIS for Server and SAP to expedite the process by which landowners obtain an appraisal of buried wires and pipes on their property, as required for construction permits. Learn More »

ArcGIS in Microsoft Publications

ArcGIS in Microsoft Publications The recent issue of Finance on Windows magazine has a feature article that includes Esri and Microsoft as emerging technologies in the insurance industry by using big data to transform the claims process. Touch magazine included an article about the integration of Esri GIS and OSIsoft's PISystem to deliver a platform that enables real-time GIS integrated with operational data management on-premises and in the cloud. A second article featured Esri technology being used to assist health care providers in delivering preventive care.

Esri/Alliance Events

Esri Supports Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference

Esri Supports Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference Continuing a long tradition, Esri this year sponsored a booth at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference in Houston and was also invited to copresent and demo at breakout sessions by the Bing Maps, Windows and Server, and Cloud teams.

Video: Esri and IBM PureSystems in the Cloud

Video: Esri and IBM PureSystems in the Cloud Learn how the integration of Esri technology with IBM PureSystems allows organizations to rapidly deploy a solution that securely delivers big data challenges in the cloud. Watch it now »

Solution News

New Website: ArcGIS for Developers

New Developer Site: ArcGIS for Developers Developers seeking to add mapping to their applications now have a dedicated Esri site. The recently released ArcGIS for Developers site includes the tools, documentation, and other resources that will help developers quickly deliver mapping to their organizations using their API of choice for deployment on any device. The ArcGIS platform is available online and on-premises and can easily be evaluated with a free trial. Learn more »

Esri Maps for SharePoint Released

Esri Maps for SharePoint Released Esri Maps for SharePoint, a location analytics solution for SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013 that is delivered as an ArcGIS Online application, was released July 8. The app was enthusiastically received, with lots of interest in the JavaScript-based HTML5 map WebPart and capability to access external data through Business Connectivity Services (BCS). Learn more »

Esri Maps for Dynamics CRM Is Available

Esri Maps for Dynamics CRM Is Available Esri Maps for Dynamics CRM, a new location analytics solution, enables mapmaking and sharing of Dynamics CRM data. This allows for easily examining concentrations of customers and constituents and analyzing markets to gain new insights to make the right decisions faster. Learn more »

New Gartner Report on Cloud GIS and Location Analytics

New Gartner Reports on Cloud GIS and Location Analytics Cloud GIS Reveals the "Where" in Your Data includes research from Gartner that affirms cloud computing as a growing technology. Also included in the report are cloud GIS case studies and articles that discuss ways organizations realize better business outcomes by using cloud GIS.

New Gartner Report on Location Analytics

New Gartner Report on Cloud GIS and Location Analytics "Where" Your Business Intelligence is Missing Information features insight from a Gartner analyst that examines the role location intelligence is contributing to expanding the scope of business intelligence. The report also features thought leadership articles and case studies from Esri that explain how location analytics delivers business value.

GIS in Action

Predicting Crime Using IBM and Esri Technology

Predicting Crime Using IBM and Esri Technology To assist police officers in managing crime, risk terrain modeling using GIS to map crime history was instrumental for predicting where new hot spots could arise. IBM's SPSS predictive analytics software was used to gather data, after which Esri GIS tools were applied. Learn more »

New Esri Maps for Office Learning Opportunities

New Esri Maps for Office Learning Opportunities A new Esri training web course, Creating Dynamic Maps Using Esri Maps for Office, is now available. These new how-to videos will also help you sharpen your skills: Share Your Maps from Excel, Enrich Your Excel Data, Analyze Your Excel Data on a Map, and Map Your Excel Data.

Blog Post: Our Gutenberg Moment

Thomas Fisher, professor and dean of College of Design at the University of Minnesota, recently wrote about the contribution GIS is making to advance how we get information in the digital age that helps us understand the world and ourselves. Learn more »

Esri in the News

How We Built It

Jack Dangermond In this article, Esri president Jack Dangermond explains how Esri grew from modest beginnings to a global geospatial technology company. Read it now »

Esri Story Maps Listed by Computerworld as a Great Site for Data Visualization

Esri Story Maps on List of Eight Great Sites for Data Visualization In a review of publicly available sites to find, analyze, and visualize data, Computerworld included Esri's story maps. Learn more »