ARPA for Software Solutions

With the recent government funding in response to the pandemic, we at North Point Geographic Solutions wanted to provide you with some insight and ideas on how you can maximize this funding. While you ultimately need to confirm all of the details with your agency, we hope this will provide you with an [...]

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Q2 Newsletter – 2021

Esri Headlines Highlighting Esri technical topics, news, and updates. What's new in ArcGIS Enterprise 10.9: ArcGIS Enterprise 10.9 has now become available for ArcGIS users, as of Q2 2021! Some of the features in this release include shared editing using distributed collaboration, simultaneously publishing a vector tile layer and associated feature layer, the ArcGIS [...]

By |2021-06-13T23:32:59-06:00June 13th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Q2 Newsletter – 2021

Esri Release Ready Specialty Press Release

For Immediate Release                                                     Contact: Heidi Fish,     North Point Geographic Solutions Email:   [email protected]     Esri Release Ready Specialty: Press Release North Point Geographic Solutions Duluth, MN (April 20th, 2021) -- North Point Geographic Solutions (NPGS) is proud to announce it has earned the Esri Release Ready Specialty distinction. This significant recognition is [...]

By |2021-04-28T15:31:45-06:00April 20th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Esri Release Ready Specialty Press Release

Q1 Newsletter – 2021

Esri Headlines Highlighting Esri technical topics, news, and updates. Taking a Look Into Esri's Newest Launch: ArcGIS Platform: What is ArcGIS Platform? This is a location platform-as-a-service (PaaS), for developers that need to integrate location capabilities into their application, business systems, or products. Learn more about ArcGIS Platform and its capabilities here! Explorer, Collector, and Tracker [...]

By |2021-04-08T10:44:28-06:00April 5th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Q1 Newsletter – 2021

NPGS Assists in Updating MN Compass Site

North Point Geographic Services (NPGS) recently had the opportunity to work with the Amherst H. Wilder Foundation on the Minnesota Compass project to update the Application Programming Interface (API) and enhance their GIS capabilities. This project was made possible by many generous donations, including primary funding from the Amherst H. Wilder Foundation.    Minnesota Compass [...]

By |2021-03-08T10:25:08-06:00March 8th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NPGS Assists in Updating MN Compass Site

Considered Pursuing a GIS Master’s Degree?

👨‍🎓Is a GIS Master’s Degree taking the right steps forward in your career? Or will a GIS certificate lead you down a better path?👨‍🎓   ❓Have you ever considered pursuing a GIS Master’s Degree but wondering if it would be worth it❓   📚⏱️With both adding value, the level of commitment to learning new skills [...]

By |2021-02-24T20:51:53-06:00February 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Considered Pursuing a GIS Master’s Degree?

Global Pandemic Creates Barrier for GIS Students and Geographers

🚫🖥 The global pandemic has created a barrier for GIS students and geographers, leaving those without internet access and reliable computers at a disadvantage. 🚫🖥   When you think about the work you do, what are some of the essentials you need to get the job done? Hardware? Software? Digital connections? Imagine not being able [...]

By |2021-02-24T20:46:44-06:00February 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Global Pandemic Creates Barrier for GIS Students and Geographers

GIS Day Was Virtually a Hit

GIS Day was 👏🏻 virtually 👏🏻 a hit!   GIS has been able to help in so many ways over the past year by managing and mitigating the COVID-19 pandemic, building sustainable wildlife conservation habitats for cities, and creating a response to natural disasters happening around the world.   Reflecting on this past GIS day [...]

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Wanting to get started with ArcGIS StoryMaps?

❓Wanting to get started with ArcGIS StoryMaps but just don’t know-how❓  👉 Here is why ArcGIS Enterprise users should be using it and how NPGS can help get you set up! 👈   📚🗺 First, what is ArcGIS StoryMaps? It’s an easy-to-use platform that gives individuals the ability to illustrate digital narratives through the storytelling [...]

By |2021-02-24T20:41:06-06:00February 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Wanting to get started with ArcGIS StoryMaps?

Taking a look into Esri’s newest launch: ArcGIS Platform

🔎👀 Taking a look into Esri’s newest launch: ArcGIS Platform 👀🔍   🤷 What is ArcGIS Platform? This is a location platform-as-a-service (PaaS), for developers that need to integrate location capabilities into their apps, business systems, and products!   Capabilities of this new Esri Solution, include:   1️⃣ Build innovative solutions using a comprehensive, high-quality [...]

By |2021-02-24T20:36:30-06:00February 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Taking a look into Esri’s newest launch: ArcGIS Platform