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bharold-esristaff
Click to view contentDataset management in ArcGIS has plenty of supporting tools and workflows, but when you lose control for any reason you may be the person who has to figure out what changed, and where.  This is a classic 'see what others can't' scenario.   My example dataset is parcel data, with what became a parent parcel (one that is subdivided) in the middle… (Show more)
rlopez@pccadla.com
Hi   I am trying to find the best way to import an IFC file (no Revit) into ArcGIS Desktop. I have just tried using the QuickImport tool, but it has failed and it is not opening even my licensing looks fine... Any idea?   Thanks!
bharold-esristaff
Click to view contentMany organizations publish OGC WFS services as one option for data supply, either to the general public or to a restricted audience.  Often however these services are intended for large scale mapping, such as within a single municipality, and bulk download at national scale is not supported - either a maximum feature collection size per request is… (Show more)
bharold-esristaff
Click to view contentThe National Emergency Number Association promulgates GIS standards for datasets that support public safety operations in the USA.  A principal example is Civic Location Data Exchange Format (CLDXF).  Digging in further we can find a well defined data model for address points. The problem we're tackling in this blog is how to directly use data… (Show more)
bharold-esristaff
Click to view contentGeoNet Ideas contains many customer requests for ODBC connectivity from Pro to databases that are not supported ArcGIS workspaces.  This blog is about implementing read-only import of ODBC data sources to Geodatabase.   Thumbnail:  We'll use a scripted approach, creating a Python script tool in a Pro toolbox.  You could make this a standalone… (Show more)
bharold-esristaff
Everyone likes SQLite databases - they are a single file, perform and scale well, support enough SQL to be useful and have a DB API-compliant Python module and API access in other languages.  SQLite databases can power a lot of mobile and desktop apps, ArcGIS Pro included.   SQLite as a container has an incarnation - OGC GeoPackage - that… (Show more)
bharold-esristaff
Click to view contentThis post is about automating repetitive ETL processes right from your desktop.  No code, no server.   We're seeing many people using Data Interoperability to periodically synchronize datasets between systems of record.  Typically the source data refresh 'trigger' is driven by a schedule and not some random event, and the frequency of updates is… (Show more)