Get Started with ArcGIS GeoEvent Server

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What is this course about?

This course teaches core principles and essential skills needed to enable real-time data analytics through your ArcGIS Enterprise deployment. Learn how to connect to real-time sensors, analyze and visualize a data feed, and send updates and alerts to everyone who needs them.

Course details




1 day




Server and Web Course

Are there any prerequisites?

Completion of ArcGIS Enterprise: Administration Workflows or equivalent knowledge is recommended but not required.

What skills will I learn?

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand ArcGIS GeoEvent Server key capabilities, architecture, and supporting applications.
  • Apply best practices to create a GeoEvent service, configure its data schema, write to a feature service, and visualize the output on a web map.
  • Filter real-time data using a geofence.
  • Monitor analytics in real time using a dashboard.

What can I expect?

  • Course topics

    Getting to know ArcGIS GeoEvent Server

    • Working with real time in the real world
    • GeoEvent Server's place in ArcGIS Enterprise
    • GeoEvent Server architecture
    • What is a GeoEvent?
    • Using GeoEvent services to implement real-time analytics
    • Comparing GeoEvent services and GIS web services
    • Key applications that support GeoEvent Server
    • Explore ArcGIS GeoEvent Server

    Using GeoEvent definitions as data schemas

    • GeoEvent connector building blocks
    • Determine the adapter and transport
    • Using GeoEvent definitions to map data schemas
    • Differentiating between fields and tags
    • Determining GeoEvent definition characteristics
    • GeoEvent definition best practices
    • Use GeoEvent definitions as data schemas

    Updating and adding data for a feature service

    • Ways to write features
    • Comparing ways to write features
    • Writing real-time data: Architectural view
    • Update and add data for a feature service

    Filtering real-time data using a geofence

    • Filtering incoming data to select specific events
    • What is a geofence?
    • Using a geofence to filter a real-time data feed
    • Monitoring a real-time feed using Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS
    • Filter real-time data using a geofence
    • How geofence synchronization works