REDLANDS, Calif., Oct. 26, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Esri's ArcGIS for iOS application lets users navigate maps, collect and report data, and perform geographic information system (GIS) analyses with Apple's iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. To help people familiarize themselves with the application and an accompanying API for creating custom mapping solutions, Esri will host Introduction to ArcGIS for iOS on Thursday, October 28, 2010, at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 3:00 p.m. Pacific daylight time.
Attendees will learn about
- Options for deploying GIS data and functionality on iOS devices such as the iPhone
- Tools in the ArcGIS for iOS application to find and use maps
- Strategies for serving maps for use in the application
- Workflows to create and distribute custom applications using the ArcGIS API for iOS
- Functionality that can be implemented in custom applications
This online seminar is geared toward Esri software users who currently serve data via ArcGIS Server and want to extend their GIS use to iOS devices. The seminar will also be of interest to GIS and iOS developers who want to learn options for customizing applications using the ArcGIS API for iOS.
A broadband Internet connection and an Esri Global Account are needed to participate in the training seminar. Creating a global account is easy and free: visit esri.com/lts, click Login, and register your name and address. A few weeks after the presentation, this seminar will be archived and available for viewing on the Esri Training Web site.
About Esri Training Services
With more than 200 courses to choose from, Esri Training Services is a recognized leader in geographic information system training. Courses cover a variety of topics related to Esri software, the theory underlying GIS technology, and applying GIS tools to find solutions in particular fields, all while combining hands-on experience, interactivity, and instructional support to create an effective learning environment. Visit esri.com/training for more information.
Since 1969, Esri has been giving customers around the world the power to think and plan geographically. The market leader in GIS technology, 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 esri.com/news.
Esri, the Esri globe logo, GIS by Esri, ArcGIS, esri.com, and @esri.com are trademarks, registered trademarks, or service marks of Esri in the United States, the European Community, or certain other jurisdictions. Other companies and products mentioned herein may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective trademark owners.
CONTACT: Esri Press Information Carla Wheeler 909-793-2853, extension 1-2448 email@example.com