News and Analysis
Following the first official day of summer, many areas in the United States are approaching their highest temperatures for the year. To give you a better idea of the warmest time of year for your area, NCDC has created a new “Warmest Day of the Year” map for the contiguous United...Read more
The Geospatial Information &Technology Association (GITA) is offering new services to members and wants former members to take another look at what it can do to support them as GIS professionals.
GITA has taken the bold step of opening up its archives of...Read more
No less than three speakers in the morning session of the Senior Executive Seminar at the Esri User Conference spoke on the need for an open data policy for emergency response.
Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, the undersecretary for Oceans and Atmosphere of the Department...Read more
At the Esri Senior Executive Seminar, four executives shared their success stories on how GIS became an operational necessity within their individual lines of business.
Jack Verouden, the general manager for geomatics at Royal Dutch Shell has inserted GIS into...Read more
Recent news reveals how GIS tackles “big issues” including environment, health, climate and infrastructure. Are we using the correct tools? The right data? Or is it the human touch that plays the biggest role in our success or failure on these matters?