You can deploy ArcGIS for Server on premises using your internal IT structure or in the cloud.

System Requirements

ArcGIS for Server is a 64-bit GIS server that supports the following platforms:

  • Microsoft Windows Server
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS/ES
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
  • Ubuntu—when deploying ArcGIS for Server on Amazon Web Services

See ArcGIS for Server System Requirements in the ArcGIS Resource Center for details.

ArcGIS for Server and the Cloud

ArcGIS for Server can be deployed in the cloud on the following platforms:

Esri Managed Services

Esri Managed Services provides you with ready-to-use instances of ArcGIS running in the cloud. Esri Managed Services include the infrastructure (facilities, hardware, network, and security), the software (Esri and third party), application deployment and testing, ongoing data management (data updates, backup, and archive), and 24/7 technical support and monitoring.

Esri Managed Services is currently available to US customers only.

For more information about Esri Managed Services, e-mail