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Workforce for ArcGIS making a difference!

Jordan Rogers, GIS technician at Utilities Kingston, saw the value that Workforce for ArcGIS could bring to their organization before the product was released in July 2016.

“We created all 5,300 assignments in Workforce for ArcGIS and then categorized them based on the type of work that needed to be done. Within four months, we had already completed 3,100 assignments.” – Jordan Rogers.

Gas meter inspections and replacements, previously completed using paper, have transformed into work assignments that are completed using Workforce for ArcGIS with Collector for ArcGIS directly updating their GIS so that asset status is more accurate and always up to date.

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About the author

Jeff Shaner is a Product Lead with the software dev team at Esri. Delivering GIS tools and apps that enable users to work more productively, safely, and effectively has translated into 23 years of inspired work with the talented dev team at Esri and dedicated ArcGIS users around the world.  In his spare time, Jeff enjoys few things more than a good round of golf or hockey followed by a stop at his favorite craft brewery.

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