Briefly Noted

Celebrating GIS Around the World

GIS Day is Wednesday, November 15. Plan an event, register it, and get promotional resources at, or head there to find an event near you.

ArcGIS Online Now More Flexible, Affordable

An ArcGIS Online subscription no longer requires a minimum number of named users, making it more flexible and affordable for smaller organizations to use. Now, users can subscribe to it for however many named users they need. There must be at least one Level 2 named user, however, to manage the subscription.

ArcGIS 10.5 Excels in OGC Compliance

The ArcGIS 10.5 platform has received more than 30 compliance certificates from the Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC). These certificates of compliance, which cover a variety of OGC implementation standards, allow users to work more collaboratively both inside and outside their organizations while minimizing the risks of sharing data. Learn more about Esri’s commitment to open technology.

DigitalGlobe’s Imagery+Analytics in ArcGIS Enterprise

DigitalGlobe chose ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5 to deliver its new subscription service for high-resolution imagery and analytics. The service, called Imagery+Analytics, leverages ArcGIS Image Server to let users search, access, and analyze vast amounts of high-resolution DigitalGlobe imagery within their own Esri environments.