Published on November 26, 2014
ArcGIS Image Server authoring tools allow you to easily defne image services without having to reormat or load the raster data . These authoring tools are available through ArcGIS Desktop as well as through an application programming interace (API). ArcGIS Image Server loads the raster properties, including orientation, projection, and metadata, contained in the imagery whil e leaving the pixel data in its native orm. This allows the server to optimize the image service or quality and perormance without alt ering the source data. At the same time, metadata is provided or the service and or the individual images with important inormation su ch as acquisition date and sensor attributes. Easily Author, Publish, and Use Imagery Clients can access source and service metadata such as shown here with a QuickBird image, bands 3, 2, 1. • TIFF • NITF • BIL • IMG • JPEG • JPEG 2000 ArcGIS Image Server can accept imagery or rasters in various formats with associated georeferencing and metadata including • ArcSDE ® • MrSID ® • CADRG • CIB • Digest • GeoTIFF • QuickBird Standard, Basic • IKONOS ® Geo Ortho Kit • Landsat Level 1G • DTED, SRTM • Match-AT, ISAT • Applanix DSS To learn more about ArcGIS Image Server, visit www.esri.com/imageserver .