Develops skills for using database software with GIS. Topics include the Oracle RDBMS architecture, ArcGIS Enterprise Geodatabase architecture, Database Versioning and GIS database Web server programs.
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Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:
Describe the Oracle database server architecture.
Create and query Oracle tables.
Use utilities and scripts to import and export data from Oracle.
Write web server-side scripts to display database tables over the web.
View spatial data stored in Enterprise Geodatabase.
Load vector and raster data into Enterprise Geodatabase.
Create and reconcile database versions.
Effective as of Spring/Summer 2011
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