The challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the demand for geospatial solutions that enabled local governments and utilities to be resilient. GIS has always played a key role in helping these organizations gain awareness and...

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It’s no secret that many of the changes unfolding in our communities as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic have resulted in constrained resources—both in labor and revenue—for organizations across the globe. U.S. county organizations...

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The City of Raleigh, North Carolina, takes a very GIS-centric approach to asset management. “If it’s in ArcGIS Online, it’s in Cityworks,” explains Chad Foley, enterprise application engineer at the City of Raleigh. Most recently,...

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In this presentation from the 2019 Where: Cityworks Conference, Chad Foley, enterprise application engineer for the City of Raleigh, NC, shares how they have been creating innovative solutions with artificial intelligence, the internet of things,...

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In many ways, today’s demand for timely and reliable data to support better decision-making reminds me of the late ’80s and early ’90s. An urgency was developing among utilities and local government organizations to digitize...

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Trimble and Cityworks announced today the release of a real-time asset management solution for water and wastewater utilities. The solution allows utilities to leverage sensor data, location intelligence, and analytics tools in their asset management...

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While GIS has long been an important tool for municipal departments—water utilities and public works, for example—we’ve seen increased implementation across more unique aspects of municipal government. As GIS continues to become easier to use,...

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