Introducing ArcOpen

The Office of Innovation and Technology (OIT) has embraced a strategy of sharing the city’s geospatial data through the social coding site GitHub. While OIT has used GitHub to share open source software and other assets for more than a year, over the last several months GitHub announced a bunch of new features to support…

Esri Dev Summit Review

In March I was fortunate enough to attend this year’s Esri Dev Summit out in Palm Springs, California. Esri is the provider for most of the software that the City of Philadelphia uses for GIS. It was an exciting four days as these are exciting times in GIS and web development. Below are some of my…