2019 marks the twentieth year of operations for GEO Jobe. Twenty years is a long time in this business. Bob Dylan is famous for saying, “The Times They Are A-Changin’ “ and that statement may be truer now than it was when it was written in 1963. As GEO Jobe’s Chief Operating Officer, I want […]
What’s new in 1.6? Admin Tools 1.6 is bringing in a lot of new features, improvements, and bug fixes to make using Admin Tools more powerful and more convenient to use than ever. New features include a new tool for adding layers to maps in bulk, a built-in text editor allowing you to view and […]
Back to School! Or: How to Spend Your Time Managing Your Classes, And Not Your ArcGIS Content With Admin Tools and Clean My Org.
Teaching GIS means making sure the instructor has all the available tools and information to do their job, as well as the time to effectively do so. That time should be dedicated to planning and assisting students with coursework, not digging around content and time-intensive workflows. GEO Jobe’s philosophy is “The Power of GIS, Simplified.” […]
Sometimes you need a fork and sometimes you need a spoon. The existence of one doesn’t necessarily negate the use for the other. It’s important to know what tools you need when you’re ready to get started. Same with Admin Tools for ArcGIS, which provides a copy tool, as well as a cloning workflow (in […]
Managing people is hard work, and there is no exception in the geospatial world. For years, Admin Tools for ArcGIS has provided tools to help admins manage their ArcGIS Online and Portal content. With version 1.4, we have new tools to help you manage the people using and contributing to your content. You can now […]
There are many reasons why ArcGIS administrators in organizations all over the world have turned to Admin Tools in order to be more efficient in their job. If we had to focus on one area that most, if not all, users benefit tremendously, that would be to assist with the management of groups.
Adding users to your ArcGIS Online Organization can be both a joy and a challenge. A joy, because you are exposing more people to the world of geospatial analysis. A challenge, because adding and configuring those users can be time-consuming. That is where Admin Tools for ArcGIS comes in to help.
The state of Oregon works closely with the Oregon Department of Transportation to maintain a single comprehensive ArcGIS Online organization in order to serve their constituents.
For those of you finding yourselves going through all your Web Maps one at a time, updating your symbology over and over again, wishing there was a better way, rejoice! Copy Symbology from Web Map has you covered!
Our Admin Tools have quite a diverse selection of ways to handle how content is served over ArcGIS. Although, we shouldn’t overlook the user management portion of the tools. Here are some tips on some of the tools that should absolutely help on that front: