GIS on a Virtual Desktop Across the Internet in a Secure Environment<br />Vince DiNoto<br />Co-PI National GeoTech Center<...
Important Links<br />TechCenter - http://techcenter.jefferson.kctcs.edu/GIS/modules/Hi-Tec_2010/Pages/default.aspx<br />Th...
Goals<br />To discuss the concerns with software delivery<br />To try the application server<br />To see how demographics ...
Problem<br />How do you deliver high end software to students?<br />Students in distance learning courses<br />Ability for...
Potential Solutions<br />Students load ‘lite’ version of the software<br />Students load trial/expiring copies of the soft...
Solution<br />Develop a web based terminal server at a low cost – works only with IE<br />JCTC Professional IT staff<br />...
Remote Application Server – JCTC Solution<br />Terminal Server running on Server 2008 as a Web application.<br />7<br />
Solution<br />8<br />
Clipboard available as are local drives<br />9<br />
Security and License<br />Students must login into the server<br />Students must login into the software<br />Can assign s...
Application - ArcMap<br />11<br />
Base Maps and Data<br />Using an ArcGis Server base map<br />Using an ArcIMS Server vector base map<br />Using compressed ...
Server Array<br />13<br />
Services<br />14<br />
Compressed files<br />15<br />
Direct Connect to Shapefiles<br />16<br />
Map Library<br />17<br />
Resource <br />ArcGIS Servers – from within ArcMap<br />http://216.69.2.35/arcgis/services<br />http://216.69.2.32/arcgis/...
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Hi tec virtual desktop workshop

  1. 1. GIS on a Virtual Desktop Across the Internet in a Secure Environment<br />Vince DiNoto<br />Co-PI National GeoTech Center<br />JCTC – Dean of College and Systemic Initiatives<br />Vince.dinoto@kctcs.edu<br />
  2. 2. Important Links<br />TechCenter - http://techcenter.jefferson.kctcs.edu/GIS/modules/Hi-Tec_2010/Pages/default.aspx<br />This presentation is on Slideshare.com – the direct link is on the page listed above<br />2<br />
  3. 3. Goals<br />To discuss the concerns with software delivery<br />To try the application server<br />To see how demographics can be used to better understand student data<br />3<br />
  4. 4. Problem<br />How do you deliver high end software to students?<br />Students in distance learning courses<br />Ability for students to learn off campus, i.e. homework assignments<br />4<br />
  5. 5. Potential Solutions<br />Students load ‘lite’ version of the software<br />Students load trial/expiring copies of the software<br />Remote Desktop<br />Remote Application Server<br />5<br />
  6. 6. Solution<br />Develop a web based terminal server at a low cost – works only with IE<br />JCTC Professional IT staff<br />No software to install<br />Full functional version of software (ArcGIS 9.3.1, Adobe Suite, etc.) <br />Patch single copy as updates needed<br />Other software the students might need to complete the course<br />Useful for all students not just virtual learners<br />6<br />
  7. 7. Remote Application Server – JCTC Solution<br />Terminal Server running on Server 2008 as a Web application.<br />7<br />
  8. 8. Solution<br />8<br />
  9. 9. Clipboard available as are local drives<br />9<br />
  10. 10. Security and License<br />Students must login into the server<br />Students must login into the software<br />Can assign specific students to specific software<br />Software hits license manager<br />Inside the college firewall<br />10<br />
  11. 11. Application - ArcMap<br />11<br />
  12. 12. Base Maps and Data<br />Using an ArcGis Server base map<br />Using an ArcIMS Server vector base map<br />Using compressed data<br />Using data from mass storage array<br />12<br />
  13. 13. Server Array<br />13<br />
  14. 14. Services<br />14<br />
  15. 15. Compressed files<br />15<br />
  16. 16. Direct Connect to Shapefiles<br />16<br />
  17. 17. Map Library<br />17<br />
  18. 18. Resource <br />ArcGIS Servers – from within ArcMap<br />http://216.69.2.35/arcgis/services<br />http://216.69.2.32/arcgis/services<br />ArcIMS – from within ArcMap<br />http://ims.jcc.kctcs.edu<br />http://arcims.jcc.kctcs.edu<br />Map Library – http://legacy.jefferson.kctcs.edu<br />Web applications<br />http://216.69.2.35/flexviewer<br />http://216.69.2.35/ky<br />18<br />

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