August 2012
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14th Annual American Public Works Association (APWA) GIS conference

Reposted with the agenda

I wanted to pass along this information about the Annual APWA conference. I’ve been a few times and it’s a nice venue and sharp folks!

Download the registration flyer (pdf file)

Download the Conference Program (pdf file): Conference Program 2012 Final All Pages


Improving your ArcGIS Web Performance

Here is another good trick I think would be useful for our web developers. Thanks ESRI!

One of the most important parts of web application development and design is the overall performance of the application. It’s important from the beginning stages of development to implement code that does not hinder performance. There are […]


ImageMagick (visit the home page or the wiki) is a free, open source software suite, capable of reading and writing over 100 raster image formats. It is sometimes mentioned as an open source GIS software application because GIS users have found ImageMagick very useful for preparing scanned maps for creating seamless […]

Spaces still avialable for GIS courses at Rio Hondo college

Warren Roberts wanted me to let folks know that there are a few seats remaining.


GIS 120 ticket 70552 03:55pm to 6:50pm MW room Technology 102 (first class meeting August 20) GIS 120 Syllabus GIS 230 ticket 70554 07:00pm to 09:30pm Tues / Thurs room Technology 102 (first class meeting August […]

Changing your default Geodatabase in ArcCatalog

This knowledge article is good news, since my home folder is on a network share drive, which means that everything takes longer to start up. It looks like in 10.1 there is an easy to do this, but since I am still using 10.0 I thought I would share:

Link to […]