The GIS Directions podcast series is a dynamic mix of industry banter, lively debate, and interesting opinions on every topic under the geospatial sun.
Join your hosts Wayne Lee-Archer, Ta Taneka and Josh Venman as they dive into the topics and trends that are shaping our spatial world.
ArcGIS on Kubernetes: Scalability at a service level
Greek captains, K8s and containerisation
Kubernetes can be a difficult concept to grasp – it might get IT architects excited, but why should it matter to end-users of GIS?
Ta is back on-board to help you navigate this wonderful world of cloud-native computing and containerised applications.
With Wayne and Josh at the helm, learn why the launch of ArcGIS on Kubernetes promises enhanced scaling of services, streamlined installation and updates with minimal downtime, and increased visibility on how your ArcGIS Enterprise system is running.
A crash course in NASA’s SAR data
Landscape detection with millimetre accuracy
NASA’s Jeremy Kirkendall is back with top tips for incorporating SAR data into your projects and analysis. Join Wayne and Rylea as they crack open NASA's ArcGIS toolbox and help you take the first step to measuring changes in landscape – whether urban, ocean or vegetation – with millimetre vertical accuracy. Plus, discover new ways of using SAR data to detect, track and mitigate the impact of natural disasters.
GIS Directions leadership series – where leaders come to learn
Wayne Lee-Archer goes toe-to-toe with one of Australia’s most respected journalists – Stan Grant – to test his GIS literacy.
Wayne gets the lowdown on Stan’s new podcast series – “Directions with Stan Grant” – and discovers more about the extraordinary cast featured in this first-of-its kind program.
Speaking of his encounters with the who’s who of applied GIS, Grant shares the surprise learnings from discussions with a NASA pioneer, US presidential candidate, and United Nations advisor. He reveals more of the unexpected shift in his fireside chats, where he challenges his guests to weigh-in on topics way-out of their comfort zones; and in the process finds out what makes them tick.
Tune-in to hear more about Directions with Stan Grant.
Bonus episode: Mapping Evil with Mike King
Wayne gives his take on a new podcast that explores the geography of crime and how GIS technology can shed light on Australian cold cases.
Pfizer Vs AstraZeneca: Vaccine distribution through a spatial lens
Inside the world's most complex logistical challenge
Wayne and Josh take on the topic of Australia's vaccine rollout with the help of Esri UK's healthcare specialist Jonny King. Jonny shares the top lessons learned from the UK and provides practical tips for how Australians can use GIS to tackle the challenge ahead – from pinpointing priority populations to building community support.
Fast-loading maps and high-performing apps: Sure-fire tips that meet the need for speed
Attention spans are measured in milliseconds - so make sure your maps and apps meet the need for speed with Wayne, Josh and Rylea’s best practice tips. Learn how to serve up zippy map layers, troubleshoot common performance issues, and deliver optimised solutions across the ArcGIS platform.
Insightful mapping tips
This interview with Esri map maker John Nelson was easy to listen to and insightful.
Really like the mix of topics - looking forward to the next geo hit...