Mapping Net Neutrality Implications – The State of Internet Access & What Do Americans Do Online?

Esri Maps Highlight Net Neutrality Implications — With discussions about net neutrality intensifying, Esri has created a suite of interactive maps to illustrate the current state of the Internet access and behavior across the US. From analyzing predominant Internet connection types to highlighting the communities that have already been left behind in the digital divide, […]

Tips to Help You Migrate to ArcGIS Pro

ArcGIS Pro, which is part of ArcGIS Desktop, is the next step in the evolution of ArcGIS Technology from Esri. Users have access to ArcGIS Pro via the same organizational desktop license that they’ve always had. Pro is not really a new product, rather, it is new technology along with a new look and feel, […]

Esri Technology Will Help Power the United Nations’ New Global Data Hub

Esri announced that it and the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) are working with a number of member states to utilize a data hub that will allow countries to measure, monitor, and report on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in a geographic context.

What the End of Net Neutrality Will Really Mean for you and Why it sucks!

Once again there seems to be plans to dismantle Net neutrality, essentially handing over control of the web to the likes of Comcast, AT&T, Verizon and other big names in communications. Nothing to worry about really, unless you happen to own a tech startup, plan on deploying an Internet-based startup, work for one or depend […]

Esri Publishes a Textbook on How to Use ArcGIS Pro

Esri today announced the release of GIS Tutorial 1 for ArcGIS Pro: A Platform Workbook, which teaches all the elements of creating and managing data, designing maps, performing spatial analysis, creating 3D scenes, and sharing projects using ArcGIS Pro.

Interactive map of the Southern California Wildfires

So tragic to once again see the winds picking up in SoCal and an active wildfire outbreak to go with them.  Two fires erupted overnight in Southern California. The Thomas fire in Ventura County started last night and has burned 45,000 acres and destroyed more than 150 structures. The Creek fire is burning near Sylmar […]

Esri Signs Global Enterprise Agreement with Airbus Defence and Space

Esri today announced that it has entered into an enterprise agreement with the intelligence program line of Airbus Defence and Space.

Esri Will Donate Software Licenses to URISA GISCorps Volunteers Who Pledge to Help Others

Esri announced it will be donating personal use licenses of its ArcGIS software for each GISCorps volunteer who takes a GIS Service Pledge to volunteer for a good cause.

Amazon’s Black Friday Deals Sneak Peek

Will you be shopping this year during Black Friday and Cyber Monday? Eletronics are always the hot ticket and this year is no different. Sure it’s a great time to fill up your home with awesome gadgets, however, for you business this is also a great time to use up some year-end expense $$ and […]

Esri Supports the Geospatial Data Act

Esri today applauded Congress for introducing the Geospatial Data Act (GDA) of 2017, which promotes common data standards, interagency collaboration, and transparency to taxpayers on shared national data services.