Esri Announces Student Rate for Annual International User Conference

For $100, students can attend the entire five-day Esri International User Conference which takes place from July 8 to 12,…

April 26, 2019

Geo Announcements: QField 1.0 Released,NASA’s Spinoff Publication

In this week's edition of Geo Announcements: QField, mobile GIS app from,  is now available, NASA's Spinoff publication features…

April 6, 2019

Latest Release of ArcGIS Online Introduces New Features and Enhanced Capabilities

Bernard Szukalski, Esri tech evangelist and product strategist, introduces new features and enhancements to the latest release of ArcGIS Online.

April 5, 2019

Guardacostas Pro: Tracking Illegal Vessels

Argentina’s coast guard, or the Prefectura Naval Argentina will utilize Esri’s platform to create a new, real-time tracking system, aptly…

October 9, 2018

Free GIS Books

Most of these free GIS books are available in downloadable PDF format and can be read from a computer or…

February 6, 2020

Cyprus Signs an Agreement to Update its GIS with the Help of Esri

Esri has been selected to modernize Cyprus and its cadastre, in hopes of providing the country with a completely modernized,…

August 10, 2018

Can’t Make the Esri User Conference? Watch the Plenary for This GIS Conference Live Online

This year, Esri plans to stream the Plenary session from its 2018 User Conference live via its Facebook page.

July 8, 2018

What is a MXD File?

Files with the extension .mxd are ArcMap document files. MXD files are created by Esri's ArcMap, a component of the…

June 27, 2018

Story Map Gallery Fine Print

Olivia Harne discusses her personal experiences with how Esri's Story Map Gallery's fine print requirements can be a barrier to…

March 23, 2018

Take a Virtual Tour Through the 24,000 Acres That Will be Preserved Thanks to the Founders of Esri

Jack and Laura Dangermond, the founders of Esri, have donated  $165 million to the Nature Conservancy to purchase 38 square miles…

December 23, 2017