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Creating and Managing Utility Networks with ArcGIS Class Resources

Blog Post created by rburke-esristaff Employee on May 13, 2019

Lesson 1 - Foundations of the utility network 

Benefits of a utility network

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/utility-network/benefits-of-the-utility-network.htm

 

Utility Network Tab

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/utility-network/utility-network-tab.htm

 

Utility Network Package Tools

https://solutions.arcgis.com/utilities/help/utility-network-automation/

 

ArcGIS solutions

http://solutions.arcgis.com/

 

Utility Network Configurations

Electric

http://solutions.arcgis.com/electric/help/electric-utility-network-configuration/

Get started with the Electric Utility Network Configuration

http://solutions.arcgis.com/electric/help/electric-utility-network-configuration/get-started/get-started-overview.htm

Top Ten things about the Utility Network for electric

https://community.esri.com/people/pdemer-esristaff/blog/2017/12/14/top-ten-things-about-the-utility-network-for-electric

 

Gas

http://solutions.arcgis.com/gas/help/gas-utility-network-configuration/

Get started with the Gas Utility Network Configuration
http://solutions.arcgis.com/gas/help/gas-utility-network-configuration/get-started/get-started-overview.htm

 

Water

http://solutions.arcgis.com/water/help/water-utility-network-configuration/

Get started with the Water Distribution Utility Network Configuration:

http://solutions.arcgis.com/water/help/water-utility-network-configuration/get-started/get-started-overview.htm

 

Sewer Home:

http://solutions.arcgis.com/water/help/sewer-utility-network-configuration/

Get started with the Sewer Utility Network Configuration

https://solutions.arcgis.com/water/help/sewer-utility-network-configuration/get-started/get-started.htm

 

Utility network layer properties

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/utility-network/access-utility-network-layer-properties.htm#ESRI_SECTION2_609F07A437994BB6B0F02BCD14A0C6EB

 

Lesson 2 - Network Topology Management

Network topology

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/utility-network/about-network-topology.htm

 

Branch versioning

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/geodatabases/overview/data-management-strategies.htm#ESRI_SECTION1_6FA2CFB5F9484FF096740D653C674B5D

 

Adds a rule to a utility network

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/tool-reference/utility-networks/add-rule.htm

 

Networks, graphs, edges, and junctions - older historical info

 http://resources.esri.com/help/9.3/ArcGISengine/dotnet/e084da94-d4f7-4da7-86ed-7df684ff2144.htm

 

 

Lesson 3 - Managing Connectivity and Associations

Help - Connectivity and associations

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/utility-network/about-connectivity-and-associations.htm

 

Lesson 4 - Network management

Set Subnetwork Definition

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/tool-reference/utility-networks/set-subnetwork-definition.htm

 

Lesson 5 - Tracing analysis

Trace utility networks

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/utility-network/about-tracing-utility-networks.htm

 

Utility network trace types

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/utility-network/utility-network-trace-types.htm

 

Configure a trace

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/utility-network/configure-a-trace.htm

 

Lesson 6 - Network diagrams

About network diagrams

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/utility-network/about-network-diagrams.htm

 

Enable dynamic diagram mode

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/utility-network/enable-dynamic-diagram-mode-to-refine-diagram-content-or-check-network-connectivity.htm

 

Manage the rules and layouts definition on your templates

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/utility-network/manage-the-rules-and-layouts-definition-on-your-templates.htm

 

Lesson 7 - Creating a utility network

Create a utility network

https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/utility-network/create-a-utility-network.htm

 

ArcGIS Solutions Deployment Add-In installation

http://solutions.arcgis.com/water/help/water-utility-network-configuration/get-started/install-the-arcgis-solutions-deployment-add-in.htm#GUID-BBF70D5E-7BDF-4999-B259-3DA25991321D

 

Download the ArcGIS Solutions Deployment Tool

http://appsforms.esri.com/products/download/index.cfm?fuseaction=download.main&downloadid=2006

 

An overview of the Utility Network Package Tools toolbox

https://solutions.arcgis.com/utilities/help/utility-network-automation/tool-reference/an-overview-of-the-utility-network-package-tools-toolbox.htm

 

Install the Utility Network Package Tools toolbox

http://solutions.arcgis.com/water/help/water-utility-network-configuration/get-started/install-the-utility-network-package-tools-toolbox.htm

 

Apply Asset Package

http://solutions.arcgis.com/utilities/help/utility-network-automation/tool-reference/apply-asset-package.htm

 

ArcGIS Pro 2.2 and working with Python environments and packages

https://community.esri.com/docs/DOC-12021-python-at-arcgispro-22

 

Utility Network Package Tools FAQ

http://solutions.arcgis.com/utilities/help/utility-network-automation/get-started/frequently-asked-questions.htm#anchor2

 

Introduction to Industry Configurations for the Utility Network

http://proceedings.esri.com/library/userconf/proc18/tech-workshops/tw_1705-350.pdf

 

Other topics

Video - Utility Network Management in ArcGIS: Migrating Your Data to the Utility Network

https://www.esri.com/videos/watch?videoid=HLQc0WHJiaw&title=Utility%20Network%20Management%20in%20ArcGIS%3A%20Migrating%20Your%20Data%20to%20the%20Utility%20Network

 

Video - Esri's Utility Network - Understanding the Impact and Planning the Journey

Electric slant from a Pasadena example, from 2017 and some beta stuff

Some great demos start at 18:25 in this video with containment and diagrams

https://www.esri.com/videos/watch?videoid=7PQ-layk1EE&title=Esri%27s%C2%A0Utility%C2%A0Network%C2%A0-%C2%A0Understanding%C2%A0the%C2%A0Impact%C2%A0and%C2%A0Planning%C2%A0the%C2%A0Journey

Insight into the ArcGIS Utility Network Management Extension

Erik and Tom – Overview of the product from 2018 develop summit

https://www.esri.com/videos/watch?videoid=GX-HhYjbHL4&title=Insight%20into%20the%20ArcGIS%20Utility%20Network%20Management%20Extension

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