Briefly Noted

Register for Esri UC
The world’s largest GIS conference will be held July 20–24, 2015 in San Diego, California. Visit to register.

Living Atlas receives cartographic awards
Esri’s digital atlas, the Living Atlas of the World, received three major cartographic awards from the International Map Industry Association (IMIA): the Global Product Award, the Americas Region Best Digital Product, and the Best Overall Product. See it yourself at

SciPy integrated with ArcGIS
SciPy, an open-source library built using Python, adds modules for scientific and engineering functions to make developing scientific and technical geoprocessing tools and scripts easier.

Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS
Now a fully supported release, Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS lets you create customized map-based apps that run on browsers, tablets, and smartphones without writing code.

Attention Developers, Coders, and Hackers
Esri DevSummit, a forum for the latest proven solutions in geographic programming, will be held March 10–13, 2015 in Palm Springs, California. Visit to learn more.

ArcGIS Online constantly increasing in value
With every release, ArcGIS Online gives you more maps, apps, online tools, services, solutions, updated content, and developer tools. Learn about all the things that are included with your ArcGIS Online subscription at