Esri Updates ArcGIS Living Atlas of
May 20, 2019
software users will have easy access to the most current data on the US
population, retail expenditure, housing, workforce, and imagery data.
Available through the June update of ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World,
commercial, retail, real estate, and government users will now have
access to refreshed demographic, expenditure, and segmentation data, as
well as new global imagery.
“Business and government organizations of all forms rely on Esri to
deliver the data they need to make more informed site selection, market
analysis, and economic development decisions,” said Helen Thompson, Esri
real estate strategy lead. “We continue to expand the data that these
organizations rely on, simplify access, and create innovative new
products that are updated automatically whenever new data is released.”
data can be easily accessed and analyzed in ArcGIS Pro and ArcGIS
Online, Esri’s configurable mobile apps and dashboards, and Esri Story
Maps. Retail, real estate companies, and government workflows have also
been enhanced to support beautiful custom infographics; enhanced machine
learning and artificial intelligence workflows for market classification
and predictive analysis; BIM-CAD integration and new 3D visualization;
and modeling and measurement tools to lets users work more seamlessly in
Living Atlas—the foremost collection of global geographic information
including maps, apps, and data layers—supports governments, businesses,
and universities in performing research, analysis, and decision-making.
It was enhanced in December with over 1,000 new attributes from the
American Community Survey (ACS) tables from the US Census Bureau’s
five-year estimates, new imagery from DigitalGlobe and other data that
provides change information, human movement patterns, building
footprints and other real-time feeds.