July, 2007


GIS Learning

ArcExplorer

ArcExplorer

Promoted during the plenary session at the recent ESRI International User Conference, ArcGIS Explorer on the surface looks like ESRI’s answer to Google Earth. As explained by Mark Bockenhauer and Bern Szukalski during a technical session at the User Conference, what takes ArcGIS Explorer beyond the mapping capabilities offered by […]

Maps and Cartography

Cartographic Capabilities in ArcMap

Cartographic Capabilities in ArcMap

The release of ArcGIS 9.2 brought increased cartographic capabilities to ArcMap especially in the area of rendering. As with last year’s conference, this was evident by the range of technical workshops offered at the recent ESRI International User Conference held this past June. On hand at the conference were ESRI […]

GIS Software

Google Earth Outreach

Google Earth Outreach

Google lauched their latest mapping initiative on Tuesday, June 26th called “Google Earth Outreach.” This new program is aimed to help non-profits to use maps and imagery to promote awareness of their organizations while recruiting more volunteers and raising donations. The Google Earth Outreach page offers tutorials as well as […]