For simple web mapping, recently I have been experimenting with Leaflet and Esri-Leaflet quite a bit. For simple and quick mapping, Leaflet using Esri-Leaflet to support Esri published services is a very viable solution. One difficulty I initially struggled with is getting point symbology from a feature service to display
Getting started building web mapping applications can be a daunting task at best. In many cases, the recent emergence of generators has greatly lowered the point of entry when getting started with many web frameworks and API's. Unfortunately, when I first started working with the Bootstrap-Map-JS project templates, there was
07 May 2014 Update: The code created in both presentations has been included in the embedded referenced GISTs. This coming week the annual Esri Southeast User Conference (SEUC) is being held at the Charlotte Convention Center in (no kidding) Charlotte, NC. I will be presenting two presentations on Python. Since
Not too long ago Esri transitioned to delivering class completion certificates electronically. This makes it a little easier to avoid misplacing them, making copies and retrieving them if lost. If you have attended an Esri class, you can find your certificate by pointing your web browser of choice to the
Note: I have updated this toolbox to include more functionality, ported it to a Python Toolbox, and created a GitHub repository for it. Teaching classes frequently necessitates quickly creating and setting up enterprise geodatabases using ArcGIS SDE technology. To make my life easier, I keep demonstration datasets on hand as
Today I received an email highlighting the assistance Esri is standing by ready to offer for those assisting with disaster response. This email included a link directly to the Esri Disaster Response Webpage. Types of assistance include everything from software to data and even consulting. Most all types of disasters
The new Esri Silverlight Viewer has recently been released for for public beta. This locally hosted Silverlight web application is by far the quickest and easiest method to create a very professional web mapping application. Testing this new technology does not require administrative access to an installation of ArcGIS Server.