GeoNet Weekly News & Tips: ArcGIS Support for a Remote Workforce, New Coronavirus COVID-19 Place, and 1 Product and Service Update

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Featured Community Content: ArcGIS Support for a Remote Workforce

If your organization is pivoting to working remotely, see this guide by Dave Wrazien to understand how ArcGIS can be deployed for a remote workforce. Get an overview of user types and roles, the estimated impact on those user types to move to remote experiences, and how to transition with steps you can take right now. Go to: ArcGIS Support for a Remote Workforce

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Featured Place of the Week: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Coronavirus 2019 GIS PlaceSee the newly launched Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) place in the community as a collective resource for questions, collaboration, and guidance. If you are actively working on building your COVID-19 resources or utilizing Esri resources, engage in the space with your discussions. Connect with other professionals around the world who are responding to the virus. Follow: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)


3 Open Questions & Discussions

Katie Gaut is looking for a solution to connect willing and able volunteers to those in need through Survey123 for ArcGIS or other Esri solutions in order to provide grocery support, childcare, and other vital services. Are you working on a solution?

Andy Henry is looking for fellow users who are using predictive analysis with their data to predict potential outbreaks and/or vulnerable populations.

Curt Hale wants to know how professionals are helping the business communities in their area. One idea he started is to communicate operations changes collected via survey on ArcGIS Online, and is looking for other ideas. Do you have any?


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1 Product and Service Update

ArcGIS Earth posted a deprecation notice for some 3D model types.


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