Author: Farallon Geographics Team

Use your mobile phone to find the best fishing hotspots near you

Use your mobile phone to find the best fishing hotspots near you

What’s the key to successful sport fishing?  Well the most important thing is location – knowing where to go to fish for the kind of fish you want. While Yelp may be great for finding the best restaurants near you, it doesn’t do so well in helping you find the best fishing spots. ReelSonar is a hardware and software company that specializes in helping anglers find fish more efficiently. Their...
Port of San Francisco Uses Enterprise GIS to Prepare for Sea Level Rise Caused by Climate Change

Port of San Francisco Uses Enterprise GIS to Prepare for Sea Level Rise Caused by Climate Change

Like many coastal cities, San Francisco is developing Sea Level Rise Action Plan to prepare for sea-level rise as a result of climate change. The Port of San Francisco, located on the water, is inherently more vulnerable than any other piece of infrastructure.  The Port of San Francisco is working with Farallon Geographics to develop an efficient, cost-effective way to evaluate risks and prioritize mitigation efforts. Enterprise GIS as the...
City of Berkeley Enlists Farallon Geographics to Migrate to Esri LGIM and Leverage Off-the-Shelf Services, Applications and Workflows

City of Berkeley Enlists Farallon Geographics to Migrate to Esri LGIM and Leverage Off-the-Shelf Services, Applications and Workflows

San Francisco, CA — Farallon Geographics worked with the City of Berkeley to migrate their GIS from a legacy data model to Esri’s “Local Government Information Model” (LGIM). Farallon assisted the City’s GIS staff with LGIM strategic planning and provided the technical expertise necessary for an efficient migration. Farallon was selected for this project because of its wide experience in LGIM strategic planning, migration, customization and application integration including...
Farallon Geographics Migrates City of Foster City to Esri LGIM for Easy Use of Off-the-Shelf Applications

Farallon Geographics Migrates City of Foster City to Esri LGIM for Easy Use of Off-the-Shelf Applications

San Francisco — Farallon Geographics is working with the City of Foster City to migrate their legacy GIS system from MapGuide 6.5 to Esri LGIM. Farallon is responsible for the planning, project management, data migration, a complete high-performance installation, and staff training. For the City, migrating to LGIM offers an affordable, forward thinking solution that gives them immediate access to a wide range of Esri and Esri-compatible off-the-shelf applications built...
Want to get hands-on with Arches without installing any software?

Want to get hands-on with Arches without installing any software?

Want to get hands-on with Arches and play around with editing data and vocabularies, but aren’t yet ready to install the software? Check out our Arches Demonstration Site.  We worked with with the Getty Conservation Institute and the World Monuments Fund to create this demo site to give any user the opportunity to get a hands-on perspective of the Arches v3.0 platform without having to download and install the Open Source Arches software. Unregistered users can...