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How you manage, organize, and control these data resources is critical to your success.Figure 5.1 shows the data source architecture patterns available to manage GIS feature data.Figure 5.2 provides a drawing of a versioned geodatabase workflow.
A geodatabase can support thousands of concurrent versions of the data within a single database instance.
This link describes how you can change the Platform Capacity Calculator workflow samples to a custom set of workflows for demonstration purposes.
Release of Arc GIS technology introduced the Enterprise geodatabase, which provides a way to manage long transaction edit sessions within a single database instance.
How GIS data is managed has changed dramatically over the past 10 years. The big focus in the 1990s was to move GIS data resources together in an enterprise geodatabase, where users could better manage and share enterprise data resources.
Data management today includes multiple publication formats to improve display performance and capture change over time.