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Whether to use ArcGIS Platform (from Esri) or Google Maps API for large number of polygons?

I am in the planning phases of building a web based application which will be served on IOS devices through a custom application with HTML container. The functionality will be to display a number of ...
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What are differences between ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS for Server and ArcGIS Publisher? [closed]

Can someone help me tell the different between ArcGIS online, ArcGIS server and ArcGIS publisher?
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Is there an API to ArcGIS Online's My Content listing?

This question pertains to ArcGIS Online, aka ArcGIS.com, aka ArcGIS for Organizations. If I log into ArcGIS.com then choose My Content, I can choose > Layers > Features to see the feature layers ...
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Is there an IRC channel for ArcGIS or for GIS itself?

Is there an IRC channel or chat where people can talk about GIS systems, or about ArcGIS?
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Why is ArcGIS called ArcGIS?

I know there was ArcInfo Workstation and some other older software that Esri has developed for taking care of land use polygons management. But how did this "Arc" came into the name? Is it simply ...
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Resources to integrate ESRI gis to SAP ?

I heard to this term to integrate GIS with SAP.What does this actually mean? Where can i find resources to integrate GIS to SAP. I have no idea on where to start and to proceed further?
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what is the general solution for collecting POIs

Most of our job is to collect data including POIs, roads, and etc, and then process these data using ESRI ArcGIS platform or something else, finally create map for client. Now we meet some problem ...
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Are there any icons for GIS mapping? [duplicate]

I am trying to find alternative symbology for GIS maps and web apps I occasionally produce. Esri has done a great job collecting and categorizing thousands of symbols, markers, line and polygon ...
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Difference between ArcObjects SDK for Java and ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Java and ArcGIS Engine

What is the difference between ArcObjects SDK for Java and ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Java and ArcGIS Engine. I have ArcGIS Desktop 10.1 on my laptop. What do I need to create ArcGIS desktop applications ...
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How to integrate CAD and GIS layers in ArcGIS?

I am supposed to integrate CAD files and different GIS layers in a project (as a job interview) in ArcGis. I am writing to know whether there will be any special consideration regarding to this ...
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What are Esri's new “ArcGIS for Professionals” and “ArcGIS Professional”?

After looking through all the stuff that was released or talked about at the Esri UC I am still genuinely confused by what ArcGIS for Professionals is. I will admit that it looks pretty cool, and has ...
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Which GIS Software is Right for small manufacturing trends analysis?

I'm a graphic designer who has been tasked with choosing a mapping platform for the manufacturing company I work for. One of my colleagues began our project by using a trial version of ArcGIS to ...
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ArcIMS vs ArcGIS Server

having never used ArcIMS I am not able to answer the following question. "Why donĀ“t we use ArcIMS anymore?" I have recently taken over a position which used to administer ArcIMS clients but now use ...
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How to save R raster plot for ArcGIS raster file

I want to save my raster plot that produced with R to ArcGIS raster (.img, .tif and ASCII) file.
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Survey Data to GIS database

This is a General Question on a possible workflow for Survey Data directly to ArcGIS In most GIS/Survey workflows there is a field collection team and backoffice GIS team. When the availability of ...
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MapInfo/PlanWeb and Oracle to ArcGIS/GeoCortex Essentials and Oracle [closed]

As an organisation we currently use MapInfo desktop GIS (120 users) and PlanWeb intranet GIS (about 1000 users), both products of Pitney Bowes. We have about 15 core desktop GIS users who edit spatial ...
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Is ArcGIS available on Ubuntu?

Is ESRI's ArcGIS platform of programs available on Ubuntu? I love open source and if I could I would love to try and migrate to this open source OS.
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ArcGIS 10.2 Release Date [closed]

Anyone have an idea on an ArcGIS 10.2 release date? I wans't even aware of it until stumbling upon this article: UC Agenda Sneak Peek: Part I