Instagram Live Mapper
This little demo shows how to implement a live Instagram feed on an ArcGIS Js map.
How does it work ?
- Esri has just released an Instagram Connector for the new GeoEvent Processor Extension to ArcGIS for Server 10.2. With this connector and the GEP, one is able to connect to the popular media feed from the Instagram API and publish it as a live service of geo features on a Web Socket endpoint.
This demo is built on this architecture : Instagram -> ArcGIS Server/GeoEvent Processor -> Js App
At this time the Instagram connector to GeoEvent Processor seems hardcoded to the Instagram popular media feed, so be prepared for fashionistas, nail art, reality show heroes, ...
Some GeoEvent Processor / Instagram resources :
Author : Christophe Tourret / @ChrisTourret