ArcWatch: Your e-Magazine for GIS News, Views, and Insights

April 2007

ArcGIS Server Code Challenge Winners Announced

Hussein Al-Sayegh of Manama, Bahrain, took top honors in the first ArcGIS Server Code Challenge.

The winners were announced March 21, 2007, at the Esri Developer Summit in Palm Springs, California.

Code Challenge entrants submitted their original code samples to the Esri ArcScripts code sharing site depicting a task or tool utilizing ArcGIS Server 9.2. Esri Developer Network (EDN) subscribers and registered attendees of the 2007 Esri Developer Summit helped determine the winners by voting for their favorite sample.

Hussein Al-Sayegh
Hussein Al-Sayegh

The winners are

First Place: Hussein Al-Sayegh of Khatib & Alami in Manama, Bahrain
Code Sample Entry: Sample AJAX TOC
Prize: Trimble Recon GPS XB Edition Bundled with ArcPad

Second Place: Ranjit Menon of Telvent Miner & Miner in Fort Collins, Colorado
Code Sample Entry: Persisting and Retrieving Data Using Server Object
Prize: Microsoft Xbox 360

Third Place: Sasa Ivetic of Map It Out, Inc., in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Code Sample Entry: A Control Used to Set the Scale on the Map
Prize: Microsoft Zune

Honorable Mention: John Waterman of GCS Research in East Burke, Vermont
Code Sample Entry: SOA Example: ArcGIS Explorer and ArcMap Clients

Congratulations to the winners and thanks to everyone who participated in the ArcGIS Server Code Challenge.

To view other code samples or submit some code of your own, visit

Contact Us | Privacy | Legal | Site Map