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Key Features

ArcGIS for Windows Mobile comes with a ready-to-deploy application and a software development kit (SDK).

Ready-to-Deploy App

The configurable ArcGIS for Windows Mobile app integrates with ArcGIS for Server (and ArcGIS for Desktop) to provide central management and deployment of GIS data, maps, tasks, and projects.

ArcGIS for Windows Mobile can be used to

  • View and navigate mobile maps to direct field resources effectively and monitor the location of assets.
  • Collect, edit, and update GIS data in realtime and share information with colleagues immediately.
  • Search and manage a list of features to perform tasks or plan future work.
  • Rapidly deploy mobile GIS without needing to develop your own solution.

ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Windows Mobile

ArcGIS for Windows Mobile includes a software development kit that lets developers build lightweight GIS-focused applications customised to users' needs.

The ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Windows Mobile can be used to

  • Create and deploy focused mobile applications that can operate in a connected or disconnected environment.
  • Build geocentric applications that provide GIS functionality including map display and navigation, GPS support, and editing.
  • Enhance line-of-business applications, such as customer relationship management and field service automation systems, with geospatial capabilities.

ArcGIS Resources

ArcGIS for Windows Mobile includes comprehensive support through the ArcGIS Resource Center. It provides access to help, sample applications, documentation, forums, blogs, code galleries and more.

An example of a task-based user experience

ArcGIS for Windows Mobile applications provide field staff with a task-based user experience for simple data collection and inspection projects.

ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Windows Mobile can be used to create custom applications

ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Windows Mobile can be used to create custom applications deployed to tablets, rugged laptops, and smartphones.