t0ny

ArcGIS Enterprise + SQL Server (NON Enterprise geodatabase)

Discussion created by t0ny on Sep 23, 2020
Latest reply on Sep 23, 2020 by t0ny

Hi,

 

Hopefully a quick question, can ArcGIS Enterprise use a standard SQL Server to access spatial tables (e.g. using geometry/geography) or does it have to be an Enterprise Geodatabase that the data is read from?

 

If it is possible, are there a lot of reasons you would not do this?

 

 

*The reason I ask is publishing to a Geodatabase requires ArcPy which requires desktop/ArcGIS Pro which we are unable to run (as far as I know) in a Databricks cluster. 

 

Thanks for any help/direction

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