North Point Geographic Solutions Celebrates GIS Day

NPGS Recognizes Geographic Information Systems' Making a Difference in Society Duluth, MN—November 14, 2017— North Point Geographic Solutions (NPGS) will celebrate GIS Day on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. NPGS has shown innovative application of technology, data collection, geospatial information visualization, and thought leadership through geographic information system (GIS) technology in the field of Government and [...]

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ArcGIS Pro Webinar Part 1

Are you an ArcMap (desktop) user who has been avoiding the switch to ArcPro? Don’t worry, you are not alone! This introductory webinar is part one of a two-part series geared toward making the transition easier. In this first session, we will discuss the fundamentals of using ArcPro, from creating basic maps to simply navigating [...]

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Top 5 Reasons Why Web GIS Is No Longer An Option, But A Necessity for Success in the Forestry Sector

Forestry is a complex industry. It’s not only about turning a profit but ensuring the ability to meet both economic and ecological pressures. From mandated regulations to supply and demand, to the local flora and fauna and soil makeup, there are a lot of factors that need to be taken into account, and lots of [...]

By |2019-03-15T13:04:31-06:00September 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Top 5 Reasons Why Web GIS Is No Longer An Option, But A Necessity for Success in the Forestry Sector

Tile Cache Creation Tips

This is a collection of tips and best practices I had the misfortune to learn the hard way while debugging a recent tile cache process. Resources Unable to cancel cache processing job  |  Map caching tips and best practices ArcServer 10 (blog post)  |  Tips and best practices for map caches  |  More tips from [...]

By |2019-03-15T13:04:31-06:00April 3rd, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Tile Cache Creation Tips

4 Advantages of Digital Maps

Digital maps are: Mobile Thanks to ArcGIS Online, Google Maps, Leaflet, Mapbox, Open Street Map, and a handful of other interactive mapping tools, sharing and accessing maps on the go has never been easier. Dynamic Share one set of data with many users. You can publish data that can easily be consumed by many of [...]

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