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8 of the Best Data Visualisation Platforms

There has never been such a rich array of free data visualisation platforms to illustrate data stories. Here are some of the best platforms in 2020.

The Power of Location in an Era of Digital Transformation

Becoming a Pro at ArcGIS Pro

After years of working with the ArcGIS Suite, I thought I’d be all over the ‘new and improved’ Esri ArcGIS interface, ArcGIS Pro. However, to my surprise, Arc Pro took a fair bit longer than I expected to learn all the nuances and fully appreciate the benefits that the software really has to offer over ArcMap. Although it would be impossible to fit it all in this one blog, I’ve compiled a few ArcGIS Pro Tips and Tricks that I pulled directly out of the Transition to ArcGIS Pro training course I recently conducted at our office here at Spatial Vision.

Treat Your Team: A Reward System That Works

True agile teams are self-organizing in nature. This means that they decide how they are going to complete the work scoped for a given sprint. One thing that is usually not part of the self-organization is rewards and recognition. This is usually left with management or at a company level. We as a team decided to change this.

Mapping the Future of Farming

Agriculture worldwide faces daunting challenges, not only because of increasing population growth, changing food consumption patterns, natural resource scarcity and environmental degradation, but also as a result of the rapidly intensifying threat of climate change. Australia is likely to be one of the most exposed of the world’s developed countries to the adverse effects of climatic change, especially possible declines in agricultural production…

Getting Started with Power BI Part 2

In these blogs (part 1, part 2), I take a look at GeoPandas and go through a worked example to show off some the cool things it does.

Getting Started with Power BI Part 1

The aim of this blog is to get you started on creating your first BI dashboard using simple ABS data in Power BI.

Open Source Spatial: Setting up an Anaconda Python Environment

In these blogs (part 1, part 2), I take a look at GeoPandas and go through a worked example to show off some the cool things it does.