Join Adam Wilbert for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding ArcGIS versions, part of Up and Running with ArcGIS.
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…ArcGIS is used by countless government agencies around the globe.…Aswell as companies private and public, large and small.…Governments used the software to manage data…about anything from defense and homeland security.…To managing natural resources like water and forest reserves.…Municipalities use ArcGIS to help locate new roads, neighborhoods, and schools.…And efficiently track pothole repair or other maintenance tasks.…Corporations use ArcGIS to track inventory and provide transit times and routing…or locate spaces for additional retail stores in new and growing markets.…
Needless to say ArcGIS is likely behind many of…the decisions about how our world looks and functions today.…But where did it come from.…ArcGIS is a product of a company called ESRI.…They were founded in 1969 in Redlands, California,…as Environmental Systems Research Institute, or ESRI for short.…In 2010 ESRI began a slow but deliberate transition…to a now preferred ESRI pronunciation of their name.…And since old habits die hard, many long time…
- Understanding vector vs. raster data
- Modifying metadata
- Adding data to a map
- Importing data from online providers
- Labeling features
- Joining data
- Clipping data to a study area
- Working with map layouts
- Creating a legend
- Printing and exporting the map to a file
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Exploring Geospatial Data
3. Organizing the Map
4. Creating Data
5. Finishing the Map
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