News and Analysis
GGIM Standards Report
National Mapping Authority Perspective: International Geospatial Standards by Lead Authors Gerardo Esparza, INEGI, Mexico, Steven Ramage, Ordnance Survey International, Great Britain is available as a 26 page PDF download.
In July a magazine called CIO Review published its 20 Most Promising GIS Solution Providers 2014. We’ll tell you who they selected, but more importantly, we’ll tell you why you should be aware of some of the lesser known companies on the list.
Animated Ebola Map
Children's Hospital Boston and Harvard's HealthMap now includes an animated Ebola cases/death map. The map taps official sources, but also social media.
"The news reports and social media posts aren’t always reliable, but in general they...Read more
Esri K-12 Story Map
Esri has posted a K-12 story map: GIS in US K12 Education.
GIS is helping students learn, engage, and build for college and career. Spread the word!
The map includes locations of K-12 Esri licenses, ConnectED licenses (right),...Read more
The four pillars of polio eradication all rely on “microplans”— detailed logistical blueprints that guide the planning and implementation of vaccination campaigns, routine immunization outreach, and surveillance for polio cases by providing critical data on the size and location of...Read more