Live Connect

Live Connect allows you to connect SmarterWX directly to your organisation’s GIS web services. Using Live Connect, SmarterWX will synchronise your projects and exclusion zones from your web services into SmarterWX as a regular scheduled update removing the need for you to export your data to a file and load it into SmarterWX. You can […]

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Live Connect Projects and/or Exclusion Zones

After configuring your ArcGIS Server or ArcGIS Online connection, the Project Configuration and Exclusion Zone Configuration sections of the Live Connect form will open and be ready to configure: Parts of the form will be disabled and unavailable for configuration, until a previous step is completed. Note: The configuration of Projects and Exclusion Zones is exactly the same, […]

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Live Connect ArcGIS Server Connection

The first step of configuring a Live Connect is to connect to an ArcGIS Server, or ArcGIS Online. Note: If you attempt to connect to an ArcGIS Server, the server must use a trusted certificate. Self-signed certificates will not work. Enter a server URL into the input box. The server URL must take the form […]

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Live Connect Matching Rules

The Live Connect matching rules are no different to the standard upload matching rules. The matching rules tell SmarterWX how you would like it to find opportunities and exclusion zone conflicts for your organisation. These rules will be applied to all projects and exclusion zones in your dataset against all live data that has been […]

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Live Connect Synchronisation Settings

The Live Connect Synchronisation Settings specify how your Live Connect will be scheduled and processed within SmarterWX. Each time a Live Connect process is synchronised, it creates a new Workspace in SmarterWX and adds/updates/deletes your Projects or Exclusion Zones based on the data in your Feature Service. Enter a new Live Connect Configuration Name. Once […]

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How to create a Live Connect Configuration

Live Connect allows you to schedule on-going imports of your projects and exclusion zone data using ArcGIS Feature Services. This is beneficial because it allows you to connect directly to your projects and exclusion zones source data. As such, as you add/update/delete data from your source data, SmarterWX reflects these changes each time your Live […]

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How To Video – Creating SmarterWX Projects in ArcGIS Online

This video shows how anyone can create data for SmarterWX using the ArcGIS Online web mapping environment. The video shows you how to create the necessary datasets, edit your project data and then load it into SmarterWX. An ArcGIS Online account is required. You can sign up for a free trial online.

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Deleting Projects

It is our recommendation that old/historic projects are not removed from your SmarterWX uploads at this time. We intend to improve the handling of project removal in a future update. It is tempting to look at projects where the end date is more than a year in the past and consider removing them from your […]

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Data Upload – Errors and Warnings

When you upload a datafile containing Projects or Exclusion Zones, SmarterWX will first validate the data to make sure it does not contain any errors or data discrepancies. If your data contains errors you will see a message something like this. At the top of this view you will see a message saying “Data processing […]

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