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Wish You Had an Easy Web App to Save Millions?

Jun 07 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Esri Insider under tags  industry focus operational intelligence smart grid technology utilities

By Florian Brandi-Dohrn, AED-SICAD Connecting renewables to the grid is a complex workflow and process for utilities. For instance, where does one place outlets for electric cars without endangering grid stability and energy provision security? Or, for a new residential … Continue reading


Roman Roads, Subway Style

Jun 07 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  ancient rome history roman roads tube

There are a lot of Tube map-inspired maps of non-Tube map things out there, and not all of them are worth mentioning. This one, however, is: Sasha Trubetskoy’s map of the major roads of the Roman Empire in the year 125, done up like a subway diagram, colour-coded by name (both real, where available, and “creatively … Continue reading "Roman Roads, Subway Style"


What Google unleashed in Google I/O 2017 that every Geogeek should know

Jun 07 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  geo news google google lens i o 2017

Google is now almost omnipresent. It is lot more than a search engine and has always updated itself, to serve what is required by the masses. From a period, where the needs shaped the Google’s innovation we have reached a time where the google’s innovation shapes the trend. Location data, navigation data and indoor positioning have […]

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Bosch creates Radar road signature maps for autonomous driving

Jun 07 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  autonomous cars autonomous navigation bosch hd maps maps

Bosch is teaming up with TomTom to use Radar data in an area where it was previously not utilized – creating HD maps for autonomous driving! Bosch’s Radar Road Signature map is going to serve as an additional localization layer for autonomous driving, enabling autonomous cars to locate themselves in the 3D space with centimeter-level accuracy. Radar […]

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Your Network Dataset, Your Enterprise. Enable it.

Jun 07 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  analysis & geoprocessing arcgis enterprise network network analysis network analyst

Does your organization use a network dataset for routing and transportation network analysis?  This could be a network dataset that you manage and maintain yourself from your organization’s authoritative street content.  It could be a network that you built from … Continue reading


ArcGIS Pro Tips: Save Time With Bookmarks

Jun 07 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  3d gis arcgis desktop arcgis pro best practices bookmarks

Whether you have a web browser full of bookmarked web pages, or you’re like me and you think you can remember the random keywords you searched to find that obscure land use data from 1865 (surprise, I never can), you … Continue reading


Get Started with 3D in GeoPlanner

Jun 07 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  3d gis analysis & geoprocessing apps arcgis online comprehensive planning

GeoPlanner helps you design, test and collaborate on scenarios in 2D and 3D so you can make better decisions about the future of your community. GeoPlanner enables you to plan and test ideas in what-if scenarios. We recently added support … Continue reading


GIS Cloud Crowdsourcing Solution Released

Jun 07 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at GIS Cloud under tags  blog crowsourcing solution gis gis cloud press relase

Dear GIS Cloud Community, We are happy to announce that GIS Cloud Crowdsourcing solution has been officially released. The Crowdsourcing solution will enable cities, local governments, and other organizations to easily and quickly get anonymous feedback and problem reports from their citizens.   The application will be fully branded and personalized, which means that you will...


Introducing a new experience for searching and viewing content in ArcGIS Online

Jun 07 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis online content items new features re-design

At Esri, we want to ensure that everyone has a fantastic experience using ArcGIS Online. We continually improve ArcGIS Online, delivering powerful features and an easy-to use-design for both novice and experienced users. We’re excited to tell you about a … Continue reading


GEOINT 2017: Common Goals and Public-Private Partnership

Jun 07 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at GISCafe Voice under tags  aircraft tracking analytics big data citizen science crowd source

At GEOINT 2017 held this year in San Antonio, TX, Robert Cardillo, director, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, spoke about the role of GEOINT and how it will drive the next generation of intelligence in his keynote address, “Riding the Wave.”  Cardillo referred to General Eisenhower, who 73 years ago drafted two letters in anticipation of the next […]