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Spring 2008
Winter 2007/2008
Fall 2007
Summer 2007

GIS Heroes and Pioneers have made a difference in the world by applying a GIS solution to a community problem.

Technology and Trends Series Articles focus on cutting-edge concepts from the top academicians in their fields.

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ArcGIS 9.3 Improves Entire GIS
  ArcGIS 9.3 Poster

The National Geospatial Advisory Committee: An Action Agenda

United States Postal Service Fights Crime with GIS

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GIS and the GeoWeb
By Jack Dangermond

European Union E-government Transactions Streamlined: LoG-IN Based on ArcGIS Server

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GIS in Law Enforcement: A Special Featured Section

GIS for Earth Science and Engineering: A Special Featured Section

Two Mountain Ranges, a Canyon, and a Tiger—Typical Esri T-Shirt Shots

T-shirt Photos from Previous Issues

T-shirts Galore: Archive of all Previous T-shirt pages

"Crossing Borders" Series Articles by AAG Executive Director Doug Richardson

"Managing GIS" Series Articles by leading members of URISA

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What's New in ArcGIS 9.3 Geodatabase

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New Features in ArcGIS Mobile 9.3: GIS Data Can Be Shared Dynamically with Field-Workers Across the Organization

Adobe Acrobat 9 and PDF Supported in ArcGIS 9.3: Esri Collaborates with Adobe to Support Geospatially Referenced PDF Map Files

Esri's New 2008/2013 Data Shows the 2008 Demographic State of the U.S.: Households Are Aging, Changing, Struggling, and Retiring

New Version of ArcGIS Explorer Now Available

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ArcPad 7.1.1 Now Available: Latest Version Improves Performance and Field Productivity

ArcGIS Online Standard and Premium Services Available Soon

Colorado Springs Utilities Improves Cadastral Data Management: ArcGIS Survey Analyst Streamlines Processes and Increases Data Accuracy

The Big Sky State Taps Wind Resources: Cascade County, Montana, Visualizes and Maps Data with GIS

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California Postearthquake Information Clearinghouse Rocks: USGS Multi-Hazards Program Deploys GIS to Better Prepare for Natural Disasters

Italian Province Tackles Hydrological Hazards with GIS

GIS-Based Flood Mapping at FEMA: With GIS Technology, Dewberry Refines FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Mapping Process
  The FIRM

Hernando County, Florida, Develops Central GIS: County Removes Barriers Between Departments

Esri Business Partner Offerings to the GIS Community

River Pollutants Monitored with GIS: Analyzing the Environmental Impact of Water Bodies in Russia

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Data Viewer Popular Beyond Expectations: Park City, Utah, Uses GIS to Create Environmental Information Repository

Meeting New Street Sign Reflectivity Requirements: City of Fontana, California, Uses GIS-Enabled Asset Management System

GIS Networks Broadband TV, Internet, and Telephone: Polish Provider Implements a Server GIS-Based Inventory System

GIS Drives Retail Sales: Xionetic Provides Successful Web Mapping, Direction Services

NFL Puts GIS in Play to Analyze Youth Football Programs

Intelligence-Led Policing Gives a Crime-Fighting Advantage: Shelby, North Carolina, Uses Geoanalysis and Visual Reporting as Part of Its CrimeStat Processes

GIS Gives Portland, Oregon, Police Bureau Improved Incident Tracking: Freeway Mapping Project Highlights GIS Successes Achieved at Agency

Probationers Monitored and Public Safety Improved with GIS: New York City Probation Department Uses Mapping for All Aspects of Decision Support

Alpine Rail Link Developed with GIS

USGS Soil Liquefaction Models Reveal Buildings and Roads at Risk

Temblor Reports Gain Fast Turnaround: USGS, U.S. Congress, Media, and Response Organizations Around the World Rely on ArcGIS Authored Maps

Protecting Oregon Caves: GIS Plays Growing Role in Monitoring and Limiting the Impact of Visitors

Purdue University Students Visualize Soils and Landscapes with GIS

GIS Hero
High-School Teacher Paul Tweed Uses GIS to Encourage Higher-Level Thinking

Managing GIS
Metro's Regional Land Information System: The Virtual Key to Portland's Growth Management Success

Crossing Borders: A column by Doug Richardson
Geography in Las Vegas

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Esri Press Announces The Business Benefits of GIS: An ROI Approach

Esri Named as 2008 IBM Public Sector Top Star: "Best of the Best" Honor Delivered Two Years in a Row

Professionals Worldwide Encouraged to Sign Up for Fall Events: Registration Deadlines Nearing for Esri International User Conferences

Exclusive ArcNews Online Articles

Spatially Enabling the Enterprise in the Big Easy

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GIS Day Celebrates 10 Years of Success

GIS Professionals to Create Novel Systems: ACM GIS 2008 Conference in November 2008

Encyclopedia of Geographic Information Science Published

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New Training and Education Offerings from Esri

Listen to Esri Podcasts

GIS Greatest Hits

Career Opportunities at Esri


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