GUIDE: ArcGIS Enterprise Administration

Jonathan Semones -

This section explores the nature of ArcGIS Enterprise v10.5.1, touches on key principles and techniques, as well as explores best practices for integration into Lucity. We will cover some key administration best practices for: design, setup, maintenance, and optional editing workflow. Even though we won’t be covering the full gamut of ESRI technologies, we will be focused on the administration of ArcGIS Enterprise, how this relates to the IT and GIS administrators and what are some basic principles for enabling ArcGIS Enterprise to be compatible with Lucity.

ACT 2017 - Download 10.5.1 Part 1, Download 10.5.1 Part 2Download 10.5.1 Part 3


Part 1

Setup Registering the Geodatabase in ArcGIS for Server
ArcGIS for Server Design Create Enterprise Geodatabase (formerly ArcSDE)
ArcGIS for Server Setup Publishing and Configuring Map Services
Connect to ArcGIS for Server from ArcCatalog Unlock Schema
Installing and Configuring ArcGIS for Server Web Adapter Enabling the Geometry Service
SQL Server Specifications Creating a Geocoding Service
SQL Instance Setup Securing a Map Service
Install SQL Server for ArcSDE for Workgroup How to Create a Feature Service
SQL Server Enterprise Setup Added GIS Functionality
Enabling ArcSDE for Workgroup Databases Redlining
Install SQL Server Native Client Publishing a Feature Service
Connect and Create Geodatabase in Workgroup Publishing an Offline Feature Service

Part 2

Maintenance Enterprise Geodatabase Backups
Geodatabase Administration Tools Backup ArcGIS for Server Site
Create Role Restore ArcGIS for Server Site
Create Role within ArcCatalog Automated Maintenance Scripts
Change/Add Privileges SQL Server and ArcSDE Scripts
Analyze and Index Automate Replica Synchronization using Python
Compression Options
What is Compression? Versioning
Spatial and Attribute Indexes What are A and D tables?
Spatial Indexes When Does Versioning Make Sense?
Attribute Indexes How to Create a Version
Tune SQL Server space for Geodatabases Replica
Backups Apply Schema Changes to Replica

Part 3

Portal for ArcGIS Publishing to Portal
Portal for ArcGIS Design Publish Feature Services Using the Enterprise Geodatabase
Pre-Deployment Considerations Publish Map to Portal using ArcGIS Pro
Portal for ArcGIS Installation Backup/Restore ArcGIS Enterprise Federated
Portal for ArcGIS Web Adaptor Backup
Federating Portal for ArcGIS Restore
Add Data Store for ArcGIS Server Portal for ArcGIS Windows Authentication
Federate Configuration Settings Portal using ADFS 3.0
Working with Portal  


Older Versions

ACT 2016 - Download 10.4.1 Part 1, Download 10.4.1 Part 2

ACT 2015 - Download 10.3.1 Part 1, Download 10.3.1 Part 2

ACT 2014 - Download Part 1, Download Part 2

ACT 2013Download PDF


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