ArcGIS Enterprise: Configuring a Base Deployment

Strictly by pre-registration only

What is this course about?

Enable Web GIS workflows throughout your organization.

Learn administration essentials to install and configure an ArcGIS Enterprise base deployment that enables individuals to securely access, create, and share geospatial resources. You will learn how to license and install the four software components of a base deployment and ensure system security and performance.

Course details






2 days




Server and Web Course

CPD points


Esri Indonesia will provide the following software to use during class:

  • ArcGIS Enterprise (Standard or Advanced)
  • ArcGIS GIS Server

Are there any prerequisites?

  • Familiarity with ArcGIS and enterprise GIS software is recommended but not required.

What skills will I learn?

  • Install ArcGIS Server, Portal for ArcGIS, ArcGIS Data Store, and ArcGIS Web Adaptor.
  • Configure an ArcGIS Enterprise portal to manage users, groups, and content-sharing privileges.
  • Apply HTTPS certificates to support encrypted communication.
  • Configure a suitable authentication method for your organization's needs.

What can I expect?

  • 1. ArcGIS Enterprise overview
    • What is ArcGIS Enterprise?
    • What can ArcGIS Enterprise do?
    • Explain the components of the base ArcGIS Enterprise deployment
    • Describe base deployment prerequisites and considerations
    • How is a base deployment set up?
    • How do you automate a base deployment setup?
  • 2. Configuring a secure environment
    • Identify component communication
    • HTTPS encryption
    • Exercise 2: Enable HTTPS encryption
  • 3. Setting up a portal
    • Portal for ArcGIS installation overview
    • Portal for ArcGIS account
    • Exercise 3A: Complete a Portal for ArcGIS installation
    • HTTPS communication
    • ArcGIS Web Adaptor
    • Exercise 3B: Integrate ArcGIS Web Adaptor
  • 4. Setting up a GIS server
    • ArcGIS Server installation overview
    • Explore the ArcGIS Server installation
    • Exercise 4A: Set up your ArcGIS Server site
    • Federation
    • Exercise 4B: Federate your ArcGIS Server site with your Enterprise portal
    • Migrating from a stand-alone server
  • 5. Managing GIS resources
    • ArcGIS Data Store
    • Setting up ArcGIS Data Store
    • Configuring the hosting server
    • Exercise 5A: Set up ArcGIS Data Store
    • Defining web layers
    • Associate web layers with GIS resources
    • Data registration
    • Registering data with ArcGIS Server
    • Exercise 5B: Work with registered data
  • 6. Securing a base deployment
    • Understanding identity stores
    • Configuring portal authentication
    • Choosing an authentication method
    • Setting up an enterprise identity store
    • Exercise 6A: Configure an enterprise identity store and authentication
    • Security best practices
    • ArcGIS Enterprise security options
    • Exercise 6B: Evaluate security for a base deployment
  • 7. Managing users and groups
    • Sharing portal content
    • Levels of sharing
    • User types
    • User roles
    • Choosing an appropriate user type and role
    • Integrating groups from your IT-managed security store
    • Exercise 7: Integrate enterprise groups
  • 8. Managing a base deployment
    • Customizing your portal UI with ArcGIS Sites
    • System administrative notifications
    • Using notifications
    • Exercise 8A: Configure system administrative notifications
    • Cloning group content between Enterprise portals
    • Workflow for cloning ArcGIS Enterprise groups between portals
    • Exercise 8B: Import group content from an EPK file