TAG: cloud computing

USDA aerial maps transitioning to new URLs

November 2, 2016By
Orthimagy of Glenn Canyon Dam, Arizona, taken Oct. 31, 2016. (USGS)

As part of The National Map transition to cloud hosting, several of the National Map Orthoimagery Services will be provided under new URLs by early December. One major change involves links to USDA National Aerial Imagery Program (NAIP) orthoimagery. These new URLs have been available and running in parallel for many months and most applications have already made the change... read more

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Esri Managed Cloud Services Achieves Federal Security Milestone

February 11, 2015By

Esri Managed Cloud Services (EMCS) has achieved Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) compliance at the moderate level, Esri president Jack Dangermond announced during the Esri Federal GIS Conference in Washington, D.C. EMCS is the first program tailored specifically for a GIS to offer a cloud environment compliant at the FedRAMP moderate level, meaning it satisfies the stringent security requirements... read more