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Empower better decision-making around COVID-19

As the situation surrounding coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) continues to evolve, Esri is supporting our users and the community at large with location intelligence, geographic information system (GIS) and mapping software, services, and materials that people are using to help monitor, manage, and communicate the impact of the outbreak. Use and share these resources to help your community or organization respond effectively.

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5 steps to COVID-19 response

As global communities and businesses seek to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, you can take these five proactive steps to create an instant picture of your organization’s risk areas and response capacity.

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Esri & The Science of Where Podcast

March 31, 2020

Este Geraghty, chief medical officer and health solutions director at Esri, discusses emerging practices and policies that are equipping the world to intelligently respond to pandemic threats.

Esri Blog

March 17, 2020

As the World Health Organization declared a pandemic, it also said it can be controlled. Location intelligence has a key role to play in COVID-19 response.

ArcGIS Blog

March 12, 2020

COVID-19 appears to be afflicting older populations much more than the younger generation. Identifying areas in the United States where there is an especially high proportion of those aged 60 or more and overlaying that with pre-existing social vulnerability ratings could help identify communities that might experience a greater demand for health care as the virus spreads.

ArcGIS Blog

March 9, 2020

Your organization likely has most of the tools and data necessary for an effective COVID-19 response. Learn how to bring it all together.

Esri White Paper

March 2020

In a detailed white paper, Dr. Este Geraghty, chief medical officer at Esri, covers how and why to apply location intelligence to public health processes in COVID-19 response, how GIS can support immediate and long-term action, and what resources are available to aid response.

Fast Company

March 20, 2020

How prepared is your town for an influx of cases? A new interactive dashboard from spatial analytics company Esri might give you an idea.

Information Week

March 25, 2020

The spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, and the resources to fight it, are being tracked and mapped by governments and other organizations in the US and the world. Here's how they are doing it.

ArcGIS Blog

April 2, 2020

This blog highlights some of the resources Esri has available to effectively support COVID-19 scenarios with our products in a manner that meets security and privacy demands. This includes new whitepapers, tools, and minimum steps you should consider when posting COVID-19 geospatial resources on the web.