GeoNet Weekly News & Tips: New Blogs for ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Pro, and ArcGIS Enterprise, Ocean Sciences, How to Follow Content and Contributors, and 7 Product and Service Updates

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A few Product Advocacy Leads from ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Enterprise, and ArcGIS Pro introduced blogs featuring their picks of the week for you to check out:

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Ocean Sciences PlaceThe Ocean and Atmospheric Forum is only weeks away! Esri headquarters in Redlands, CA, will host Ocean Science professionals from all over the world on November 5-7, 2019, to discuss the latest insights in the industry. See Drew Stephens's blog in the Ocean Sciences space for more on what to expect and connect with professionals in this space to continue conversations and discussions from the forum.



Open Questions & Discussions

Jeff Pope is asking if he can run a workflow against a feature service where he can prevent an end-user from editing a point unless they are within a certain distance.

Marcus Percival is asking if he can display pie charts as map points in ArcGIS Pro like he can in PowerBI.

Udaya Rao is asking what benefits you’ve found with moving from 10.6.1 to 10.7.1 in ArcGIS Enterprise.

Do you have experience in other areas? See if you can answer these unanswered questions in the community.


7 Product and Service Updates:

Navigator for ArcGIS released updates for iOS and Android devices. See the latest enhancements.
ArcGIS Urban has 30+ FAQ and a couple of insights on what’s coming in the 1.1 release.

Esri Training announced a new live seminar on October 24th for ArcGIS Deep Learning Tools for Imagery.

See what software is available in the Esri School Mapping Bundle for classroom and youth club instruction.

AppStudio for ArcGIS introduces Nearby, a sample app that showcases how to find the nearest places of interest worldwide.

ArcGIS Online renewed SAML signing and encryption certificates, and you’ll need to take action by December 5th if you enabled advanced SAML options.

ArcGIS QuickCapture has a fun Halloween Hunt sample project available for you to try while you’re out in the neighborhood.


Community Tip: How to Follow Content and Contributors in GeoNet

GeoNet members often share valuable content in the Community, from free tools to informative blogs. Follow a community member to stay updated on their content, create a stream customized just for your interests, or save your favorite content to revisit another time. Here are a few ways to stay connected to content from documents in the GeoNet Resource Hub:

  1. Connect to Other Users – See this guide on how to follow members that publish content of interest to you.
  2. Create a Custom Stream – Build a customized view of activity across GeoNet based on people, products, or other content of interest to you.
  3. Creating Bookmarks – Save and curate content that’s important to you to revisit later.



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