Esri News Feed
The latest GIS News from Esri, the world leader in geographic information system (GIS) technology and mapping software.
08/03/2018 04:59 PM
Esri's Patty Mims to Join USGIF Board of Directors
Esri announces that Patty Mims has been appointed to the board of directors of the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF). Ms. Mims was also appointed Esri's new Director of Global National Government at its Washington, DC office.
08/02/2018 04:45 PM
Esri Announces Living Atlas Innovations to Revolutionize Digital Twin Technology
Esri announces innovations showcased at the thirty-eighth annual Esri User Conference, such as updates to ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World, the foremost collection of geographic information from around the globe. These updates include new data and capabilities for users to gain unprecedented insight for helping in decision-making as well as a more complete and dynamic picture of the world than ever before.
07/31/2018 04:20 PM
Esri Enters into Memorandum of Understanding with World Bank
Esri announces it has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the World Bank, an international organization with the mission to reduce global poverty. Under the agreement, Esri software geoenables the World Bank's Survey Solutions software, allowing staff to improve accuracy and quicken the kinds of data collection, analysis, and decision-making that countries need to address the most urgent development challenges.
07/25/2018 09:11 PM
Esri Publishes Third Edition of Lining Up Data in ArcGIS
Esri announces the publication of Lining Up Data in ArcGIS: A Guide to Map Projections, Third Edition. This handy reference book helps Esri ArcGIS Desktop software users troubleshoot some of the common data misalignment problems they may encounter when creating maps and performing data analysis.
07/24/2018 07:30 PM
New Esri Connection Microsoft Flow Offers Instant Mapping Sharing Field-Sourced Data
Esri announces that Survey123 for ArcGIS, its smart-form-data gathering solution, will now be offered as part of Microsoft Flow's connector community. Survey123 joins more than 215 connectors available through Flow, a cloud-based service that makes it easier to automate common tasks and business processes across applications and services.
07/09/2018 06:58 PM
Esri Announces New Indoor Mapping Product
Esri announces it will release ArcGIS Indoors, which will enable interactive indoor mapping of corporate facilities, retail and commercial locations, airports, hospitals, event venues, universities, and more.
06/25/2018 09:09 PM
Study the Science of Surface Water
Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, has published GIS for Surface Water: Using the National Hydrography Dataset, the only book of its kind detailing how to use geographic information system (GIS) technology to visualize and analyze the dataset.
06/14/2018 05:10 PM
Esri and DigitalGlobe Provide Unprecedented View of World Cup
Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, and DigitalGlobe today announced that they have created a Story Map of high-resolution imagery that visualizes the 12 venues being used for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, exclusive to The Associated Press.
05/24/2018 05:06 PM
Esri Joins CDO Summit New York 2018 Conference
Esri will join this year's CDO Summit New York conference, where Amen Ra Mashariki, Esri's Urban Analytics Lead and former Chief Analytics Officer of New York City, will discuss how mapping and spatial analytics technology can help Chief Data Officers.
05/08/2018 05:11 PM
Esri Announces Online Data Portal for Africa
Esri today announced that it has launched the Africa GeoPortal, a comprehensive cloud-based platform that provides rich content and solutions from Esri and its partners.
04/03/2018 07:13 PM
Esri Announces 2018 Storytelling with Maps Contest
Esri has announced the opening of its Storytelling with Maps Contest, in which participants are invited to submit their top Esri Story Maps projects for a chance to win prizes and peer recognition at the Esri User Conference.
02/07/2018 05:41 PM
Esri Releases Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS
Esri today announced that it has released a brand-new web browser application, allowing users to create reporting dashboards to reflect the status and performance of people, services, assets, and events in real time.