Esri Press

Building a GIS: System Architecture Design Strategies for Managers, Second Edition

by Dave Peters
Paperback: 374 pages
Published: 2012
ISBN: 9781589483071

This second edition has been thoroughly revised and restructured. Graphics have been updated and numerous illustrations added. Exercises and video presentations on the DVD are designed to help students of system architecture design focus on the most important concepts and hone their expertise.

The material on this companion site contains the latest updates of the Capacity Planning Tool and hardware specifications information. Instructional exercises are provided in the May 2012 release. You need Microsoft® Excel® 2003 or higher to use the Capacity Planning Tool, and Adobe® Reader® to view the exercise content. QuickTime® media player is needed to view the videos.


Capacity Planning Tool Releases

For the latest Capacity Planning Tool releases, visit SDSwiki Capacity Planning Tool updates.


System Architecture Design for GIS preconference videos

These four videos feature the System Architecture Design for GIS preconference seminar presented by author Dave Peters at the 2013 Esri International User Conference in San Diego, California. These videos cover key concepts discussed in Building a GIS.