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Situational awareness

  1. 1. The Geographic Advantage™ A Data Fusion, Analysis, and Visualization Framework ESRI ® Situational Awareness
  2. 2. ESRI® Situational Awareness provides a framework for geospatial intelligence and decision making. Agencies and organizations use it to gain a timely and accurate understanding of their operations and the events that impact them. Situational Awareness is a complete hardware, software, and data solution that includes a powerful data fusion and analysis engine based on core ESRI server technology; a set of fully customizable clients for data fusion and visualization; locally hosted, prerendered data; and implementation services and training to get started. You can customize and configure it to meet a wide variety of requirements including the integration of your organization’s data, models, analysis, and geoprocesses to accommodate workflows. ESRI Situational Awareness Who Uses ESRI Situational Awareness? Situational Awareness is for organizations involved in immediate and long-term event response. These organizations need rapid access to timely data and geospatial capabilities to integrate, analyze, visualize, and disseminate information about those events. Situational Awareness can be deployed as a secure solution behind a firewall in emergency operation, intelligence operation, and mobile command centers for Community Awareness• Emergency Management• Homeland Security• Military Intelligence• Utility Operations• View real-time weather with the visually rich 2D browser-based client.
  3. 3. For more information, visit With ESRI Situational Awareness, You Can Respond proactively• to situations that require geospatial capability for more efficient and effective operations. Fuse complex, disparate datasets and operational data• with geospatial layers to create a comprehensive operational picture for decision makers, analysts, and operators. Support• enterprise collaboration and communication across multiple organizations through Web-enabled browsers and Web mapping services. Publish• map documents, cartographic products, models, geoprocesses, analyses, and Web services. Support key• OGC and ISO standards, such as KML and WMS, for reliable and robust interoperability with geospatial applications, network architectures, and enterprise services. Interact with a variety of• customizable viewers and visualization tools that fit your specific needs and requirements. Utilize commercial or publicly available• datasets. Add external content, such as live camera feeds, to your basemaps. ArcGIS Explorer allows you to easily view, share, and analyze 2D and 3D geographic information.
  4. 4. ESRI ® Situational Awareness Data Appliance Data Appliance is a preconfigured network storage device that comes preloaded with terabytes of prerendered and pre-cached data at multiple scales in 2D and 3D formats optimized for map display and performance. The data collections include national and global imagery, street and transportation data, administrative boundaries, and topographic maps. Data Fusion and Analysis Appliance Data Fusion and Analysis Appliance comes preconfigured with ESRI’s ArcGIS® technology and provides the foundation that supports data management, analysis, visualization, and dissemination. It integrates directly with your existing SOA network. Complete Hardware, Software, and Data Solution USA Prime Imagery Collection USA Street Map Collection World Collection
  5. 5. Data Management and Authoring Client The Data Management and Authoring client is a powerful desktop program to manage, author, and publish data for use with the Common Operational Picture (COP) Viewer and ArcGIS Explorer or any OGC-compliant WMS, WFS, or KML client. Implementation Services To ensure successful implementation and rapid deployment with the specific tools and functions your organization needs, Situational Awareness includes the following services from ESRI: Installation of appliances and client applications• Configuration of client applications to use data from the• data appliance Technology transfer session• Analyze threats and environmental hazards. Manage, author, and publish maps of your incident area for use with ArcGIS Explorer and the COP Viewer.
  6. 6. COP Viewer The COP Viewer is a flexible, browser-based, two-dimensional client that provides an intuitive, visually rich, and responsive COP. The COP Viewer is delivered as a ready-to-use solution that you can easily customize to create an enhanced level of situational awareness. The COP Viewer provides a user-friendly way to visualize and analyze data to help you effectively respond to a situation.
  7. 7. For more information, visit Included Training and Support Training Twenty-one days of ESRI instructor-led training at an ESRI• training site Annual renewal and support Data and technology use• —Includes ESRI software, data, and support services for a one-year term Data updates• —Licensed data collections updated and delivered on disk drives ESRI software updates• —Major software updates and service packs Telephone support• —One year of telephone support for data, technology, client applications, and hardware ArcGIS Explorer ArcGIS Explorer allows you to easily view, analyze, and share geographic information in 2D or 3D. You can also freely distribute the client, providing a great way to share your maps and actionable intelligence with internal and external stakeholders. Get a real-time view with live camera feeds. Analyze shared content.
  8. 8. Copyright © 2009 ESRI. All rights reserved. ESRI, the ESRI globe logo, ArcGIS, The Geographic Advantge,, and are trademarks, registered trademarks, or service marks of ESRI in the United States, the European Community, or certain other jurisdictions. Other companies and products mentioned herein may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective trademark owners. 113640 INLD1M10/09dh Printed in USA About ESRI Since 1969, ESRI has been helping organizations map and model our world. ESRI’s GIS software tools and methodologies enable these organizations to effectively analyze and manage their geographic information and make better decisions. They are supported by our experienced and knowledgeable staff and extensive network of business partners and international distributors. A full-service GIS company, ESRI supports the implementation of GIS technology on desktops, servers, online services, and mobile devices. These GIS solutions are flexible, customizable, and easy to use. Our Focus ESRI software is used by hundreds of thousands of organizations that apply GIS to solve problems and make our world a better place to live. We pay close attention to our users to ensure they have the best tools possible to accomplish their missions. A comprehensive suite of training options offered worldwide helps our users fully leverage their GIS applications. ESRI is a socially conscious business, actively supporting organizations involved in education, conservation, sustainable development, and humanitarian affairs. Contact ESRI 1-800-GIS-XPRT (1-800-447-9778) Phone: 909-793-2853 Fax: 909-793-5953 Offices worldwide ESRI 380 New York Street Redlands, California 92373-8100 USA