Developer Resources


Read about applications created by AGRC developers.

Online Base Maps

AGRC's online map services are available for use at no cost, fast, accurate, and beautiful.

Geospatial Widgets

AGRC’s javascript widgets allow developers to quickly add spatial functionality to their website for no cost.

Geospatial Web Services

AGRC’s Web API allow developers to access spatial data from their applications and websites for no cost.

Developer Team Blog

Read about work done by AGRC developers.

From the Developer Blog

  • The Next AGRC WebAPI

    The current WebAPI has been in production serving the public for multiple years. It handles millions of requests for spatial information every month and is f...

  • Leveraging Git and GitHub to Manage the Lifecycle of Custom ArcGIS Tools

    As GIS developers, we are often expected to provide the same custom tool for multiple versions of ArcGIS Desktop (or ArcGIS Pro). For example, some users are...

  • Implementing Babel via Grunt

    Have you ever felt your excitement build after seeing some cool, new JavaScript feature only to find out that it isn’t supported in all of the browsers that ...

  • Don't Make Users Think about Updating Software

    As software developers, we want the people who are using our software to enjoy not hate the experience. Developers strive to create a positive user experienc...

  • Cache-Breaking for Faster Web Application Updates

    When Production Is Broken, It Needs to Be Fixed Now! Recently, the URL changed for one of the map services we use in several of our applications. This came a...

  • Success with Serverless

    In this post, I’d like to share the success story of our recent testing of serverless computing. We’ve been having some issues with a print-proxy service, an...