You will able to use Google map with your GIS project in ESRI ArcMap 9. Google Map are represented in ArcMap window as the addition to your ArcMap map. As you move around ArcMap the the location in the online viewer is updated on the fly (you can turn off it) and the extent of Google map will correspond to the extent of ArcMap map. At present time is available maps of earth, moon and mars. to open Google map window you must click menu Window/Google note: If you had downloaded this extension that used other webhostings you must redownload and reinstall new update. At present time for work this extension are used http://www31.websamba.com/utechs/ [previous version worked from http://utechs.webng.com This site is not exist more.]
As early as April 2014, NOAA will discontinue printing its lithographic nautical charts in favor of its increasingly popular digital versions, saving the organization millions of dollars in printing and updating. Directions Magazine interviewed Ted Florence, president of Avenza Systems, about the move to digital.