ArcGIS Server Development Team

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Workflows for building and hosting cached map tiles in ArcGIS

One of the most effective ways to speed the performance of web and mobile apps is to pre-draw some or all of the map layers

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Accelerating map cache creation

It can take a long time to create an ArcGIS Server map cache that covers large scales over a broad area.

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Esri picture marker symbol generator for JavaScript developers

The ArcGIS.com map viewer provides a nice collection of picture marker symbols that can be used to symbolize features on your map.

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Some thoughts on the direction of the ArcGIS web mapping APIs (JavaScript, Flex, and Silverlight)

With Adobe's announcement of discontinuing support for Flash on mobile device browsers, industry rumors on the lifespan of Silverlight, a...

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Visualizing time-aware data in a web map

You may have heard that ArcGIS 10 is “time-aware”. This simply means that you can designate one or more fields in your data

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High performance web apps with big datasets as feature layers

Dealing with big datasets is a frequent topic of discussion among web mapping app developers

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ArcGIS Server Virtualization: Dos and Don’ts

In computing terms, virtualization allows you to abstract, or virtualize, a physical computer through the use of software.

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Clearing the ArcGIS Services Directory cache “the easy way”

In ArcGIS Server 10, we added new options to clear the cache of your Services Directory more conveniently.

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Introducing the compact cache storage format

In ArcGIS Server 10 we’ve introduced a new storage format for map caches that’s designed to make caches easier to move and store.

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