Join Adam Wilbert for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding ArcGIS versions, part of ArcGIS Essential Training.
- ArcGIS is used by countless government agencies…around the globe.…As well as companies private and and public,…large and small.…Governments use a software to manage data…about anything from defense in Homeland Security…to managing natural resources…like water and forest reserves.…Municipalities use ArcGIS to help locate new roads,…neighborhoods and schools…and efficiently track pothole repair…or other maintenance tasks.…Corporation use ArcGIS to track inventory…and provide transit times in routing…or locate spaces for additional retail stores…in new and growing markets.…
Needless to say ArcGIS is likely behind…many of the decisions about how our world looks…and functions today.…But where did it come from?…ArcGIS is a project of a company called Esri.…They were founded in 1969 in Redlands, California…as Environmental Systems Research Institute,…or Esri for short.…In 2010, Esri began a slow but deliberate transition…to the now preferred "ez-ree" pronunciation…of their name.…But since old habits die hard,…many long time employees and customers…
- Getting to know the ArcMap interface
- Geocoding addresses
- Measuring distances
- Adding and importing data
- Labeling and adding graphs
- Editing layer properties
- Seeing multiple views
- Making selections
- Exploring geospatial data with ArcCatalog
- Working with vector and raster data
- Styling the map
- Adding your own data
- Using the ModelBuilder
- Adding a legend and annotations
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Getting Started with a Geographic Information System (GIS)
2. Organizing the Map
3. Working with Data Layers
4. Seeing Multiple Views of the Map
5. Selecting Map Elements
6. Exploring Geospatial Data
7. Geoprocessing Tasks
8. Working with Vector Data
9. Working with Raster Data
10. Styling the Map
11. Creating Your Own Data
12. Exploring the ModelBuilder
13. Finishing the Map
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