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Empower better decision-making around COVID-19

As the situation surrounding the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) continues to evolve, Esri is supporting our users and the community at large with location intelligence, geographic information system (GIS) and mapping software, services and materials that people are using to help monitor, manage and communicate the impact of the outbreak. Use and share these resources to help your community or organisation respond effectively.


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5 steps to COVID-19 response

As global communities and businesses seek to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, you can take these five proactive steps to create an instant picture of your organisation’s risk areas and response capacity.
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Esri Blog

March 17, 2020

As the World Health Organization declared a pandemic, it also said it can be controlled. Location intelligence has a key role to play in COVID-19 response.


June 11, 2020

Esri UK’s recently created a pavement width dataset to support the planning of social distancing measures. This blog provides an insight to the methodology used.


April 15, 2020

Use out-of-the-box ArcGIS tools and a little imagination to help you respond to the challenges of COVID-19.


April 24, 2020

ArcGIS Insights allows you to rapidly build workbooks to perform spatial, statistical, predictive, and link analysis and share the results with your colleagues and the public. See how it can be used to help manage the COVID-19 pandemic.


March 25, 2020

Business leaders can use location-specific data to guide their employees and customers amid coronavirus and COVID-19 uncertainty.

Esri Blog

February 18, 2020

The healthcare community has expanded its use of maps to communicate and understand the spread of disease like the recent novel coronavirus outbreak.

Information Week

March 25, 2020

Dr. Este Geraghty, Chief Medical Officer at Esri, discusses how COVID-19 and the resources to fight it are being mapped worldwide.

Esri Blog

March 26, 2020

During epidemics, public health agencies turn to GIS to track disease spread, safeguard at-risk populations and allocate available resources.

Fast Company

March 17, 2020

Charts can mislead, misinform and cause panic. Here’s how to become conversant in the language of data visualisation—and better understand the COVID-19 pandemic.

ABC7 Los Angeles

March 17, 2020

The fight to slow the COVID-19 outbreak rests not only in the public taking precautions but also on tracking the disease as it spreads. The Redlands-based company Esri is helping in that battle through geographic data-mapping. The information helps public health and emergency authorities make decisions such as shutting down events and asking people to practice self-distancing to slow the pandemic.


April 16, 2020

Dr. Jane Goodall shares a message of encouragement with Esri customers and staff about their work during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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