GSA Storefront Provides Easy Access to ArcGIS Online Maps and Tasks
REDLANDS, Calif., Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal government employees can now easily purchase ESRI ArcGIS Online services on Apps.gov, the United States General Services Administration's (GSA) source for cloud-based IT services. The initial ArcGIS Online offerings are on the GSA schedule and available on demand. Map services include world satellite imagery and aerial imagery for the United States as well as street, physical, and shaded relief maps. World geocoding and routing task services are also available.
"ESRI has provided its users with cloud services for some time -- ESRI Business Analyst Online and ArcGIS Online, for example," says ESRI president Jack Dangermond. "We fully support the mission of Apps.gov to simplify procurement and encourage innovation for increased productivity, efficiency, and cost savings."
ArcGIS Online provides immediate access to millions of dollars' worth of authoritative, timely, and comprehensive data for integration into mission-critical applications. In addition to offering map and task services -- many at no cost -- ArcGIS Online provides a place for geographic information system (GIS) users to find and share geospatial data and applications. It is a Web-based resource for anyone who wants to discover, create, and build Web maps and data. To learn more, visit www.esri.com/arcgisonline.
Since 1969, ESRI has been giving customers around the world the power to think and plan geographically. The market leader in GIS, ESRI software is used in more than 300,000 organizations worldwide including each of the 200 largest cities in the United States, most national governments, more than two-thirds of Fortune 500 companies, and more than 7,000 colleges and universities. ESRI applications, running on more than one million desktops and thousands of Web and enterprise servers, provide the backbone for the world's mapping and spatial analysis. ESRI is the only vendor that provides complete technical solutions for desktop, mobile, server, and Internet platforms. Visit us at www.esri.com.
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