Esri Press

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

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

Describes and updates a time-tested approach to system architecture design. Using the Capacity Planning Tool (on this companion site and the book's DVD), GIS managers and technical architects can try out various system configurations in theory before committing their resources. The book promotes successful GIS operations and is intended for IT experts adopting the technology, GIS professionals new to system design, and executives who need to manage change.


Capacity Planning Tool Releases

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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.