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2011-07-14 13:36:00

REDLANDS, Calif., July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Esri acknowledged the achievements of more than 140 domestic and international organizations with the Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Awards ceremony at the annual Esri International User Conference (Esri UC) in San Diego, California.

2011-07-11 16:24:00

SAN DIEGO, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Esri has acquired Procedural, one of the world's leading software companies for creating stunning 3D urban environments from typical 2D data.

2011-06-16 13:43:00

REDLANDS, Calif., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ocean scientist, geographer, and geographic information system (GIS) author Dawn J. Wright will join Esri as its chief scientist on October 3, 2011.

2011-05-03 13:34:00

REDLANDS, Calif., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Working in close collaboration with the US Department of the Interior (DOI), Esri is pleased to announce the release of Landsat image services.

2011-04-25 14:49:00

REDLANDS, Calif., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Esri has signed an agreement with NAVTEQ, the leading global provider of maps, traffic and location data to provide worldwide map data on ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Data Appliance.

2011-04-14 13:00:00

HERNDON, Va., April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoEye, Inc. (Nasdaq: GEOY), a leading source of geospatial information and insight, announced today that Esri has signed a strategic contract to license a large amount of GeoEye's high-resolution IKONOS archive imagery.

2011-02-03 10:13:00

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2011-01-25 16:00:00

REDLANDS, Calif., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Esri announced today that Microsoft has selected ArcGIS as a foundation for viewing geospatial information within the DataMarket in Windows Azure Marketplace.

2011-01-19 16:54:00

REDLANDS, Calif., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Vast amounts of data, along with instant reports and online maps, are now available through Esri's web-based Community Analyst.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.