Topics Covered

Product: ArcGIS for Desktop
Training Type: Scheduled Training
Software Version: V10, V10.1 & V10.2
Duration: 2 Days
Price Range: €845; £650

Course goals; Using the course workbook; Additional resources and installing the class data

What is ArcGIS Server?
ArcGIS Server and the Web; ArcGIS Server components; Licensing

Overview of GIS Services
ArcGIS Services and applications; Enabling Web GIS and ArcGIS Server; Discover GIS services in a Web mapping application; Authoring the GIS resource; Best practices for publishing GIS resources; Enabling service capabilities

Planning and design for map services
The evolution of web maps; Web GIS framework; Explore a Web mapping application; Display techniques; Choosing display techniques; Additional design considerations

Authoring dynamic map services
Dynamic services; Review ...GIS Services; Using the Map Service Publishing toolbar; Workflow for updating an MSD-based service; When can I use MSD-based services? Tips to improve response time

Authoring cached map services
What is a cache?; Dynamic services vs. Caches services; Cached tiles; Caching workflow; Properties of a tiling scheme; Build only the tiles you need; Tile origin and size; Image and storage format; Determining the cache extent

Using GIS Services for Visualisation
Using GIS Services for visualisation; Using services to visualise change over time; How are rasters used for visualisation?; Serving raster data

Using GIS Services for Analysis
How have you seen spatial analysis over the web? Workflow to create a geoprocessing service; Authoring a geoprocessing service; Geoprocessing service components; Authoring: Desktop „³ Server; Geometry services

Using GIS Services to edit data
Use cases for editing spatial data on the web; Workflow for creating feature services; Feature service data requirements

Putting it all together: Serving GIS data on the web
What clients have you used to consume your GIS Services? Recipe for Web GIS; Which web application should you choose? Which ArcGIS API should you choose?