Monthly Archives: April 2019


How to teach geography?


GIS can be an interesting way to engage students Esri pledges no-cost GIS software and resources to European primary and secondary schools, in support of the European Commission’s Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition. In addition to powerful software, educational services are being arranged by Esri offices and partners in participating European Union countries. These services include elements like teacher training courses, classroom exercises, field trips and local geodata such as satellite imagery or digital maps. Esri works with local educators and volunteers known as GeoMentors to create lessons that align with national curriculum standards and are conducted in local languages. [...]

How to teach geography?2019-04-26T14:58:45+02:00

TLS 1.2 Update


We would like to inform you about an important update of our products that potentially need action from your side to avoid disrupting services. If you are affected by the update, then action is required.  ESRI is committed to providing strong security for the ArcGIS platform by using the latest industry standards and best practices for security protocols. To meet these industry expectations, an important update to ArcGIS Online occurred on 16th of April, that is likely to affect most ArcGIS software and custom solutions. With this change, we are enforcing the use of TLS (Transport Layer Security) version 1.2 [...]

TLS 1.2 Update2019-04-17T16:11:20+02:00

ArcGIS Earth 1.9 is Here!


Discover what's new in ArcGIS Earth 1.9 Highlights In this release, major enhancements were made for KML and KMZ support, including the following: Manual refresh of the KML file that includes network links Adjust refresh settings for KML network links Displays hyperlink and snippet in the table of contents Pop-up window usability enhancements Features ArcGIS Earth 1.9 added the following new capabilities: Localization for Japanese, Polish, and Russian Support to manual refresh of a KML file that includes network links Allows time-based refresh settings and view-based refresh settings for KML network links Support to display hyperlink and snippet [...]

ArcGIS Earth 1.9 is Here!2019-04-10T11:22:07+02:00