Python for ArcGIS

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Documentation and other resources for this ArcGIS capability can be accessed from, a new site focused on ArcGIS for Desktop users. In about three weeks we will begin redirecting to that page. Documentation for 10.2x and earlier releases will continue to be accessible.

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  • The January 2018 release of the Local Government 3D Basemap solution added the ability to create 3D floor features from existing 3D buildings. 3D floors can be used as input for creating 3D floor units or simply to visualize attributes per … Continue reading

  • Each of our development teams recorded a short video to show off what they have built for this release and we’ve compiled them all into a grand tour. Each section focuses on a different piece of functionality. To see specific … Continue reading

  • What’s new in ArcGIS API for Python v1.3 We are pleased to announce the newest release of the ArcGIS API for Python (version 1.3) ahead of the holiday season. This version packs some serious enhancements for GIS administration, content management, … Continue reading

  • What do we mean by Machine Learning? Machine Learning (ML) refers to a set of data-driven algorithms and techniques that automate the prediction, classification, and clustering of data. Machine learning can play a critical role in spatial problem solving in … Continue reading

  • We are counting down the days to DevSummit Europe in Berlin! We hope that you are too, and if you’re still not sure if this is the event for you, check out our Top Five Reasons why we feel it … Continue reading