Machine learning: The next step


The most competitive organizations are making strategic investments in artificial intelligence (AI), especially machine learning, using location data as the connective thread to automate processes, improve predictive modeling, and gain business advantages.

These leading organizations already use location analytics to uncover hidden patterns, gain crucial insights, and create a competitive edge. Now, the benefits of location intelligence can be accelerated with machine learning.

Location intelligence, supported by machine learning, fuels innovation and real-time insight


Location intelligence—powered by modern geographic information system (GIS) technology, magnified by machine learning automation, and done at scale in real time—is helping to transform industries.

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    How AI and Location Intelligence Can Drive Business Growth

    Joseph Sirosh, Corporate Vice President of the Cloud AI Platform at Microsoft, talks about the predictive power of AI and location analytics.

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    Location Intelligence + Artificial Intelligence: Making Data Smarter

    Esri solutions engineer Alberto Nieto explains the disruptive influence of location intelligence combined with AI.

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    Geography and AI Combine for Business Intelligence

    Marianna Kantor and Jay Theodore discuss an executive's guide to the business power of AI—how to approach it, who should own it, and how to drive value from it.

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    Trend Watch: AI Helps Businesses Make Decisions at the Edge

    Using big data analytics, AI, and location intelligence, businesses can speed decisions, empower employees, and earn customer loyalty.

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75 percent of Fortune 500 companies are already working with Esri.


Esri helps the world’s leading organizations advance their digital transformations, including integration of technologies like machine learning and location analytics.

Esri helps the world’s leading organizations

Advance your own digital transformation by integrating technologies such as machine learning and location analytics.

Read our ebook, Putting AI and Location Intelligence to Work

You'll see examples of how organizations across industries can use GIS-powered location intelligence technology to activate machine learning applications.

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