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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 9.3.1 Unlocks the Potential of GIS: Deploy Fast, Modern Web Maps

GIS: Designing Our Future
by Jack Dangermond
  Spatial Concepts in GIS and Design

Process Models and Next-Generation Geographic Information Technology
By Paul M. Torrens

Geo Learning
Geo Learning: Get Involved with Geo-Education Reform

Updated Operations Center Helps U.S. DOI See Bigger Picture

Esri's Updated Demographics: Revealing New Trends

GIS Hero
Governor Martin O'Malley Leads with GIS: Maryland's Programs Improve Life and Environment

Indian Government Selects Esri's Image Processing Platform

Oregon Moves Ahead with Enterprise Technology


The World Loves Esri T-Shirts - Grand Canyon and Sea of Cortez

T-shirt Photos from Previous Issues
some previous t-shirt photos; click to see latest issue photos

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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ArcPad 8 Now Available—Enhances User Experience and Improves Customization: Helps Field Staff Manage Critical Information More Efficiently
  ArcPad Eases Address Canvassing in 2010 U.S. Census

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ArcGIS Business Analyst Online: Bring the Best of the Web to Market Analysis and Site Evaluation

Trends from Esri's 2009/2014 Updated Demographics: The U.S. Population Is Aging, Changing, and Struggling

ArcGIS Server Geoportal Extension Manages Geospatial Resources Enterprise-wide: Organizations Benefit Through Improved Efficiency and Effectiveness
  GEOSS GEO Portal: Global Doorway to Understanding the Earth
  ArcGIS Server OGC News Update

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Create Fast, Modern Web Applications: ArcGIS Web Mapping APIs

ArcGIS Explorer 900 Makes It Even Easier to Deliver GIS to Everyone

Join the ArcGIS Online Community: Discover and Share Geographic Information
  New and Updated Content in ArcGIS Online 9.3.1

USGS GAP Partnership Develops Protected Areas Database

GIS to Understand Dance, and Vice Versa: The Ohio State University Cross-Disciplinary Team Explores Complex Structures of Interaction

|Online Only Article|
The City of Quinte West Unifies Emergency Communications: In Canadian City, Door-to-Door Notification Made Obsolete with GIS

Brazil's Aracruz Celulose Breaks New Ground: Eucalyptus Forestry and Wood Pulp Production Applies GIS

Esri's Online GIS Bibliography Serves as Excellent Resource for Information: Research Tool at

Esri on YouTube

Evaluating Ghana Pilot Project Results, Part 3: GIS Brings Commercial Viability to Recognizing the Land Interests of the World's Poor
  The Ghana Title Registry Pilot: A Synopsis of Articles 1 and 2

|Online Only Article|
Romanian Civil Aeronautical Authority Creates and Edits High-Quality Data: Enhancing Safety, Security, and Efficiency with GIS

City of San Diego, California, Takes Enterprise Management to the Field: Implementing an Integrated Esri/SAP System
  Field Enterprise Asset Management for City of San Diego: A Portable Mapcentric Asset Management Application

Discovering Gems of Wildlife Viewing: New Jersey Audubon Society Uses GIS to Create Trail Maps

Recreation Information Portal Promotes Active Living with GIS: Carver County, Minnesota, Encourages Exploration

Students Scale New Heights with GIS: Young Explorers Study an Unmapped Region of the Himalayas

One Hundred Ways for Fending Off Hurricane Impacts: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Uses GIS for Complete Analysis of Category 5 Hurricane Protection

City of Davenport Uses 3D Visualization to Prepare for Flooding

Assessing Tornado Damage: Deploy Fast, Modern Web Maps

MapAction Helps Millions of People: With GIS, Charity Relieves Suffering in Developing Countries

Emerald Isle's Coastal Contingency Plan: Northern Ireland Environment Agency Quickly Responds to Pollution and Shipping Incidents with GIS

Mobile GIS Aids Victoria Bushfires Search Operations

Esri International User Conferences Connect Countries and Colleagues

2009 Esri Developer Summit Highlights New Technology and Real-World Applications of GIS

Many Connections Made During Business Partner Conference

National Geospatial Advisory Committee Seeks Best Practices: Identifying Case Studies and Examples

Crossing Borders
Geography, GIS, and Mental Health

Hanan Samet Details Spatial Data Indexing Processes

Esri Business Partner Offerings to the GIS Community

Virtual Geographic Environments: Web 2.0 Is Driving New Software Development

Busy Rest of the Year for URISA

Build a Geographic Analysis Skill Set with Esri Press Books

Managing GIS
GIS Project Intake Process: Balancing Infinite Needs Against Finite Resources

|Includes Podcasts|
Routing Solution Helps Danes Breathe Easier

GIS Day Planning Begins: Mark Your Calendar for GIS Day 2009

Geospatial Services Supported by ArcGIS Server

GIS in Africa: New Best Practices e-Book

New Training and Education Offerings from Esri: Free Training Resources Help Maintain GIS Skills

Listen to Esri Podcasts

Free Esri Publications

Career Opportunities at Esri


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