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IA Report Builder 2.1.0 – 19 July 2021 Release Notes

Overview Report Builder version 2.1.0 introduces a new widget, the Toggle Content widget. This has been added in order to enable content sections in a report to be expanded/collapsed by the end user. Prior to the addition of this widget, the same “accordion” effect had to be achieved using styling in the website that the … Continue reading IA Report Builder 2.1.0 – 19 July 2021 Release Notes

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IA Report Builder 2.0.2 – 14 June 2021 Release Notes

Overview Report Builder version 2.0.2 addresses a number of bugs, several of which will  ensure a smoother migration from version 1 to version 2 reports. We have also added some of the functionality of Report Builder 1 that had not yet been implemented in version 2, as well as performance, accessibility and error handling improvements. … Continue reading IA Report Builder 2.0.2 – 14 June 2021 Release Notes

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IA Report Builder 2.0 – 22 April 2021 Release Notes

A major new version of InstantAtlas Report Builder (version 2.0) is now available. Report Builder 2.0 is a complete redesign and rebuild of the application, keeping all that was good from version 1 whilst making the reports faster to load, easier to create, more responsive to different devices and more accessible to a range of … Continue reading IA Report Builder 2.0 – 22 April 2021 Release Notes

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IA Report Builder – 11 November 2019 Release Notes

The latest version of Report Builder (v 1.10.12) is out now!

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IA Report Builder – 20 September 2019 Release Notes

The latest version of Report Builder (v 1.10.11) is out now!

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IA Report Builder – 2 August 2019 Release Notes

The latest version of Report Builder (v 1.10.5) is out now!

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IA Report Builder – 27 June 2019 Release Notes

The latest version of Report Builder (v 1.10.4) is out now!

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Announcing InstantAtlas Report Builder+

Starting today (6th February 2019) if you are an existing customer you may notice some differences in Report Builder and Dashboard Builder. We have reorganised our products in the ArcGIS Marketplace to streamline and improve both your experience and our workflow. So from now, Dashboard Builder and Report Builder have been merged into a single … Continue reading Announcing InstantAtlas Report Builder+

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IA Report Builder – 11 January 2019 Release Notes

The latest version of Report Builder (v 1.9.21) is out now!

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IA Report Builder – 3 December 2018 Release Notes

The latest version of Report Builder (v 1.9.20) is out now!

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Tips & Tricks

Tips for using Report Builder 2.0

A major new version of InstantAtlas Report Builder (version 2.0) is now available. Report Builder 2.0 is a complete redesign and rebuild of the application, keeping all that was good from version 1 whilst making the reports faster to load, easier to create, more responsive to different devices and more accessible to a range of … Continue reading Tips for using Report Builder 2.0

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How to embed InstantAtlas apps into your website

The purpose of this post is to provide the necessary information for embedding InstantAtlas apps into a website. Colour is used to explain the code below – if you have difficulty distinguishing the colours used please contact support@instantatlas.com and we will find an alternative. The actual creation of the apps in the first place is … Continue reading How to embed InstantAtlas apps into your website

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Linking to reports from an ArcGIS web map

Reports built with InstantAtlas Report Builder have a built in index page, whether you choose to use “live links” or to publish the reports to HTML. However, this is not the only way to link to reports. Every feature in your report has a unique URL – this post will walk you through how to … Continue reading Linking to reports from an ArcGIS web map

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Stacking population data in bar charts with Report Builder

This article will try and show you some of the different ways you can use InstantAtlas Report Builder and the bar chart widget to present population data. We’re going to produce a few different charts, but we’re aiming for something like this:

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Release Notes

Announcing InstantAtlas Report Builder+

Starting today (6th February 2019) if you are an existing customer you may notice some differences in Report Builder and Dashboard Builder. We have reorganised our products in the ArcGIS Marketplace to streamline and improve both your experience and our workflow. So from now, Dashboard Builder and Report Builder have been merged into a single … Continue reading Announcing InstantAtlas Report Builder+

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IA Dashboard Builder – 3 December 2018 Release Notes

The latest version of Dashboard Builder (v 1.6.5) is out now!

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IA Dashboard Builder – 16 November 2018 Release Notes

The latest version of Dashboard Builder (v 1.6.4) is out now!

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IA Dashboard Builder – 19 September 2018 Release Notes

The latest version of Dashboard Builder (v 1.6.3) is out now! In this version we have applied a number of minor changes and bug fixes.

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IA Dashboard Builder – 29 May 2018 Release Notes

The latest version of Dashboard Builder (v 1.6.2) is out now! In this version we have added the ability to apply custom CSS and JavaScript for advanced customisation of dashboards.

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IA Dashboard Builder – 15 May 2018 Release Notes

The latest version of Dashboard Builder (v 1.6.1) is out now!

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IA Dashboard Builder – 17 April 2018 Release Notes

The latest version of Dashboard Builder (v 1.6.0) is out now! In this version we have made it possible to speed up dashboard startup and fixed a bug with data properties.

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IA Dashboard Builder – 2 April 2018 Release Notes

The latest version of Dashboard Builder (v 1.5.3) is out now! In this version we have made some performance improvements as well as fixing some signifiant bugs.

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IA Dashboard Builder – 16 March 2018 Release Notes

The latest version of Dashboard Builder (v 1.5.2) is out now! In this version we have added the ability to create funnel plots, as well as fixing annoyances in the data manager.

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IA Dashboard Builder – 5 March 2018 Release Notes

The latest version of Dashboard Builder (v 1.5.1) is out now! In this version we have added the ability to select comparison areas, as well as fixing bugs in the data manager.

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Release Notes

IA National Data Service – July 2021 Data Update

Crime June 2021 monthly and 12 monthly rolling average data was released only at the beginning of July. Data updates will figure in the August blog update. Economy & Employment Claimant Count (June 2021) was last updated on the 15th of July. All affected reports were published by the 17th of July. Gross Value Added (GVA) … Continue reading IA National Data Service – July 2021 Data Update

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IA National Data Service – June 2021 Data Update

Crime May 2021 monthly and 12 monthly rolling average data were uploaded on the 30th of June. All affected reports for May 2021 were published by the 05th of July. Economy & Employment Claimant Count (May 2021) was last updated on the 18th of June. All affected reports were published by the 21st of June. Population … Continue reading IA National Data Service – June 2021 Data Update

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IA National Data Service – May 2021 Data Update

Crime April 2021 monthly and 12 monthly rolling average data were uploaded on the 5th of May. Data relative to May 2021 was published on the 26th of May. All affected reports for May 2021 were published by the 29th of May. Economy & Employment Claimant Count (Apr 2021) was last updated on the 18th of … Continue reading IA National Data Service – May 2021 Data Update

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IA National Data Service – April 2021 Data Update

Economy & Employment Claimant Count (Mar 2021) and Annual Population Survey – APS – (Jan 2020-Dec 2020) were last updated on the 20th of April. All affected reports were published by the 29th of April. As a quick reminder, the Annual Population Survey is a residence-based labour market survey encompassing population, economic activity (employment and … Continue reading IA National Data Service – April 2021 Data Update

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IA National Data Service – March 2021 Data Update

Crime February 2021 monthly and 12 monthly rolling average data were uploaded on the 25th of March. All affected reports were last updated on the 26th of March. Economy & Employment Claimant Count (Feb 2021) was last updated on the 23rd of March. All affected reports were published by the 27th of March. Education Key … Continue reading IA National Data Service – March 2021 Data Update

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IA National Data Service – February 2021 Data Update

Crime January 2021 monthly and 12 monthly rolling average data were uploaded on the 26th of February. All affected reports were last updated on the 27th of February. Economy & Employment Claimant Count (Jan 2021) was last updated on the 23rd of February. From the NOMIS release notes for January 2021 processing: A small number … Continue reading IA National Data Service – February 2021 Data Update

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IA National Data Service – January 2021 Data Update

Crime Crime data was updated twice during January 2021 following Christmas break. November 2020 monthly and 12 monthly rolling average data were uploaded on the 8th of January. December 2020 data was uploaded on the 29th of January. All affected reports were last updated on the 03rd of February. Please note: Humberside data for December … Continue reading IA National Data Service – January 2021 Data Update

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IA National Data Service – December 2020 Data Update

Economy & Employment Claimant Count (November 2020) updated on the 16th of December. All affected reports were updated by the 22nd of December. Health Indicators from the ASCOF – Adult Social Care Framework Outcomes – were published for the first time in December. This dataset includes 107 indicators measuring how well care and support services achieve the … Continue reading IA National Data Service – December 2020 Data Update

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IA National Data Service – November 2020 Data Update

Crime Crime data (Monthly – Oct 2020 – and 12 Monthly update – Nov 19 – Oct 20) updated on the 27th of November. All affected reports were updated on the 30th of November. Economy & Employment Claimant Count (October 2020) updated on the 10th of November. All affected reports were updated by the 19th of November. ASHE – … Continue reading IA National Data Service – November 2020 Data Update

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IA National Data Service – October 2020 Data Update

Economy & Employment Claimant Count (September 2020) updated on the 14th of September. All affected reports were updated on the 16th of September. Annual Population Survey indicators (2019) were updated on the 16th of October. A selection of measures included in this release are listed below: Qualifications (GCSE and NVQ) Economically inactive Occupation (SOC2010) Economic … Continue reading IA National Data Service – October 2020 Data Update

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Release Notes

IA Data Catalog – 31 July 2020 Release Notes

The latest version of InstantAtlas Data Catalog (version 2.1.3) is now available at https://hub.instantatlas.com/. Enhancements: ArcGIS JavaScript API migrated to version 4.x Web Map Builder uses smartMapping module(s) from API throughout Web Map Builder now has a new option to allow proportional symbols for count data (user option). This option is available from the ellipsis … Continue reading IA Data Catalog – 31 July 2020 Release Notes

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IA Data Catalog – 20 April 2020 Release Notes

The latest version of InstantAtlas Data Catalog (version 2.1.0) is now available at https://hub.instantatlas.com/. Enhancements: Improved update process for indicators supplied by the InstantAtlas National Data Service but referenced in a customer-managed catalog/master table. Improved (more fine-grained) error checking in the Inspector tool New “Repair” functionality in the Inspector tool to allow repair of common … Continue reading IA Data Catalog – 20 April 2020 Release Notes

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IA Data Catalog – 8 August 2019 Release Notes

The latest version of InstantAtlas Data Catalog (version 2.0.2) is now available at https://hub.instantatlas.com/. Bug fixes Fix for importing data from a feature service where only indicators with >= 2 dates were shown Fix for metadata insert/update and ability to add instance-level metadata Fix for access to tools/pages for non-admins in an organisation Fix so … Continue reading IA Data Catalog – 8 August 2019 Release Notes

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IA Data Catalog – 18 June 2019 Release Notes

The latest version of InstantAtlas Data Catalog (version 2.0.0) is now available at https://hub.instantatlas.com/. This version is a major release designed to improve the user experience, address a number of bugs, deliver significant speed improvements and to add support for ArcGIS Enterprise/Portal alongside ArcGIS Online. New features The Web Map Builder tool can now produce … Continue reading IA Data Catalog – 18 June 2019 Release Notes

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Tips & Tricks

Using InstantAtlas Report Builder to create a report based on the Data Catalog US example data

Overview This resource is for someone that has read the Getting started with the InstantAtlas Data Catalog using US example data article and would now like to use Report Builder to create a report based on that data. Creating the report The first step is to sign in to Report Builder. From the Data Catalog … Continue reading Using InstantAtlas Report Builder to create a report based on the Data Catalog US example data

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Getting started with the InstantAtlas Data Catalog using US example data

Overview You may have just taken out a trial of the Data Catalog app in the ArcGIS Marketplace and are wondering what this app is all about. Alternatively, you or the administrator of your organisational ArcGIS Online account may have purchased a subscription of the Data Catalog app and you are now wondering where to … Continue reading Getting started with the InstantAtlas Data Catalog using US example data

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How to add data for new indicators to a new core layer in a data catalog

Related posts: This article is particularly aimed at clients that use the InstantAtlas National Data Service and wish to add their own new indicators and core layers to their existing Data Catalog. It is assumed that you have already followed the instructions on the Data Catalog | National Data Service Integration page. Before carrying out … Continue reading How to add data for new indicators to a new core layer in a data catalog

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How to add data for existing indicators to a new core layer in a data catalog

Related posts: This article is particularly aimed at clients that use the InstantAtlas National Data Service. Before carrying out any of the steps described below, we recommend that you read the full article to make sure that you have a clear understanding of the entire process. You should make a plan of what you need … Continue reading How to add data for existing indicators to a new core layer in a data catalog

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How to add data for existing indicators to an additional (existing) core layer in a data catalog

Related posts: This article is particularly aimed at clients that use the InstantAtlas National Data Service. Before carrying out any of the steps described below, we recommend that you read the full article to make sure that you have a clear understanding of the entire process. You should make a plan of what you need … Continue reading How to add data for existing indicators to an additional (existing) core layer in a data catalog

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How to add a new date to existing indicators in a data catalog

Related posts: This article is particularly aimed at clients that use the InstantAtlas National Data Service and describes how to add a new date to existing indicators in a data catalog. Before carrying out any of the steps described below, we recommend that you read the full article to make sure that you have a … Continue reading How to add a new date to existing indicators in a data catalog

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How to add new indicators to existing core layers of a data catalog

Related posts: This article is particularly aimed at clients that use the InstantAtlas National Data Service and wish to add their own new indicators to their existing Data Catalog. It is assumed that you have already followed the instructions on the Data Catalog | National Data Service Integration page. Before carrying out any of the … Continue reading How to add new indicators to existing core layers of a data catalog

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Release Notes

IA Data Explorer – 10 July 2020 Release Notes

The latest version of InstantAtlas Data Explorer (version 2.0.2) is now available at https://hub.instantatlas.com/. Version 2.0.2 includes two areas of change. View ArcGIS Online Item button If you are signed in to ArcGIS Online (i.e. you sign in via the Data Catalog app or the Data Explorer app is launched with a ?token=xxxxxx argument) you … Continue reading IA Data Explorer – 10 July 2020 Release Notes

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IA Data Explorer – 17 June 2020 Release Notes

The latest version of InstantAtlas Data Explorer (version 2.0.1) is now available at https://hub.instantatlas.com/. Version 2.0.1 adds powerful new filtering, user interface improvements and bug fixes. Enhancements New functionality to filter features in the active geography using one or more fields in the feature layer. This allows you to filter to the features contained in … Continue reading IA Data Explorer – 17 June 2020 Release Notes

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IA Data Explorer – 27 April 2020 Release Notes

The latest version of InstantAtlas Data Explorer (version 2.0.0) is now available at https://hub.instantatlas.com/. Version 2.0.0 extends the functionality of the data explorer for searching and visualising data in an InstantAtlas data catalog still further by adding powerful charting capabilities and a new redesigned user interface. Enhancements Improved interface with tabs to switch between metadata, … Continue reading IA Data Explorer – 27 April 2020 Release Notes

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Tips & Tricks

How to embed InstantAtlas apps into your website

The purpose of this post is to provide the necessary information for embedding InstantAtlas apps into a website. Colour is used to explain the code below – if you have difficulty distinguishing the colours used please contact support@instantatlas.com and we will find an alternative. The actual creation of the apps in the first place is … Continue reading How to embed InstantAtlas apps into your website

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Tips for using Report Builder 2.0

A major new version of InstantAtlas Report Builder (version 2.0) is now available. Report Builder 2.0 is a complete redesign and rebuild of the application, keeping all that was good from version 1 whilst making the reports faster to load, easier to create, more responsive to different devices and more accessible to a range of … Continue reading Tips for using Report Builder 2.0

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InstantAtlas integration with Power BI

This article describes how to use data from the InstantAtlas National Data Service in Microsoft Power BI. The National Data Service is delivered as ArcGIS Online feature layers. The steps for using data in ArcGIS in Power BI are described here. It is possible to use the steps in the Appendix to bring data from … Continue reading InstantAtlas integration with Power BI

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How to embed InstantAtlas apps into your website

The purpose of this post is to provide the necessary information for embedding InstantAtlas apps into a website. Colour is used to explain the code below – if you have difficulty distinguishing the colours used please contact support@instantatlas.com and we will find an alternative. The actual creation of the apps in the first place is … Continue reading How to embed InstantAtlas apps into your website

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Using InstantAtlas Report Builder to create a report based on the Data Catalog US example data

Overview This resource is for someone that has read the Getting started with the InstantAtlas Data Catalog using US example data article and would now like to use Report Builder to create a report based on that data. Creating the report The first step is to sign in to Report Builder. From the Data Catalog … Continue reading Using InstantAtlas Report Builder to create a report based on the Data Catalog US example data

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Getting started with the InstantAtlas Data Catalog using US example data

Overview You may have just taken out a trial of the Data Catalog app in the ArcGIS Marketplace and are wondering what this app is all about. Alternatively, you or the administrator of your organisational ArcGIS Online account may have purchased a subscription of the Data Catalog app and you are now wondering where to … Continue reading Getting started with the InstantAtlas Data Catalog using US example data

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Linking to reports from an ArcGIS web map

Reports built with InstantAtlas Report Builder have a built in index page, whether you choose to use “live links” or to publish the reports to HTML. However, this is not the only way to link to reports. Every feature in your report has a unique URL – this post will walk you through how to … Continue reading Linking to reports from an ArcGIS web map

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How to add data for new indicators to a new core layer in a data catalog

Related posts: This article is particularly aimed at clients that use the InstantAtlas National Data Service and wish to add their own new indicators and core layers to their existing Data Catalog. It is assumed that you have already followed the instructions on the Data Catalog | National Data Service Integration page. Before carrying out … Continue reading How to add data for new indicators to a new core layer in a data catalog

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How to add data for existing indicators to a new core layer in a data catalog

Related posts: This article is particularly aimed at clients that use the InstantAtlas National Data Service. Before carrying out any of the steps described below, we recommend that you read the full article to make sure that you have a clear understanding of the entire process. You should make a plan of what you need … Continue reading How to add data for existing indicators to a new core layer in a data catalog

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How to add data for existing indicators to an additional (existing) core layer in a data catalog

Related posts: This article is particularly aimed at clients that use the InstantAtlas National Data Service. Before carrying out any of the steps described below, we recommend that you read the full article to make sure that you have a clear understanding of the entire process. You should make a plan of what you need … Continue reading How to add data for existing indicators to an additional (existing) core layer in a data catalog

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How to add a new date to existing indicators in a data catalog

Related posts: This article is particularly aimed at clients that use the InstantAtlas National Data Service and describes how to add a new date to existing indicators in a data catalog. Before carrying out any of the steps described below, we recommend that you read the full article to make sure that you have a … Continue reading How to add a new date to existing indicators in a data catalog

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