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ArcGIS Enterprise on Kubernetes at the 2024 Esri User Conference

We are looking forward to seeing you at the 2024 Esri User Conference! Starting July 15, you will hear Esri President Jack Dangermond’s vision of how the common language of geography can unite us to create a more sustainable, connected world. You will connect with our product teams, experience demonstrations of our software, learn how GIS is evolving, express your ideas and success with GIS, and have lots of fun! There are many technical workshops and events to participate in, and plenty of options for virtual attendees as well.

Below are some resources at the conference specific to ArcGIS Enterprise on Kubernetes.

Navigate with the mobile app

To find sessions and stay current on what’s happening, download and use the Esri Events mobile app. We have interactive mapping experiences to find your way around the events and connect with the team you’re looking for.

There’s no reason to miss a session!

We know you have a busy schedule at the conference. Our popular Kubernetes: Tuning & Scaling session is now offered at two different times, so there’s no reason to miss it! Another session will be live-streamed to accommodate virtual attendees alongside those attending in person, and everyone can participate and ask questions in real-time. You can find Live Stream Sessions on the detailed agenda page.

ArcGIS Enterprise on Kubernetes: Tuning and Scaling

Date: Wednesday, July 17 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PDT    Location: Room 5 AB | SDCC

And also:  Thursday, July 18 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PDT    Location: Room 30 CDE | SDCC

Session Type: Technical Session     Level: Intermediate

Curious about how you can configure ArcGIS Enterprise on Kubernetes to meet specific tuning and scaling needs? Presenters discuss technical patterns of use with the Kubernetes architecture and share real-world examples of how Kubernetes enables ArcGIS Enterprise to scale for unpredictable demand or a very high number of services, and how it optimizes performance. By popular demand we’ve added a second time for this session. Choose either, or come for both!

ArcGIS Enterprise on Kubernetes: Is It For Me?

Date: Tuesday, July 16 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PDT     Location: Ballroom 20 BC | SDCC; Also online

Session Type: Technical Session     Level: Beginner

Hear about lessons learned by customers who prepared to use ArcGIS Enterprise on Kubernetes. How did they decide that Kubernetes was right for them? What’s it like to deploy the software? What do they want to achieve with the technology? Come with your questions about the benefits of ArcGIS Enterprise on Kubernetes and how to get ready for it. This session is offered in person and via live stream.

ArcGIS Enterprise on Kubernetes: Wreck It and Recover It

Date: Thursday, July 18 | 2:30 PM – 3:15 PM PDT     Location: Expo Demo Theater 6 | SDCC

Session Type: Demo Theater Presentation    Level: Intermediate

Many firms say that their solutions are highly available, but do the claims hold up? Ours does! In this presentation, watch as the ArcGIS Enterprise team intentionally wrecks a Kubernetes deployment and demonstrates how the system recovers quickly—with minimal to no downtime. Please come early; this popular session typically fills up! This session is only available in person.

ArcGIS Enterprise: The Road Ahead

Date: Thursday, July 18 | 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM PDT     Location: Ballroom 6A | SDCC

Session Type: Technical Session    Level: Intermediate

Curious about the future of ArcGIS Enterprise? From imagery to big data to data science, ArcGIS Enterprise is your organization’s foundation for powerful data management, mapping and visualization, and analysis capabilities. In this presentation, presenters share plans for upcoming ArcGIS Enterprise releases across Windows, Linux, and Kubernetes. We’ve also added some cool demos – don’t miss it! This session is only available in person.

Esri Showcase

Our product team is available at our kiosk in the showcase, where you can meet with our engineers and developers. Learn more about our latest capabilities and how customers are deploying ArcGIS Enterprise on Kubernetes to scale mission-critical GIS solutions. Please visit us along with our sponsors and partners!

Day and Date Time Location
Tuesday, July 16 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Hall ABCD | SDCC
Wednesday, July 17 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Hall ABCD | SDCC

These events are a great way to connect with the global GIS community. We are looking forward to seeing you in San Diego, or online! And remember, you can always connect with us through the ArcGIS Enterprise community.

Learn more about ArcGIS Enterprise on Kubernetes in the product documentation, ArcGIS Blog articles, and the ArcGIS Architecture Center.

About the author

Trevor Seaton is a Senior Principal Product Manager focusing on ArcGIS Enterprise on Kubernetes. His work emphasizes the delivery of cloud-native GIS software that excels in scalability, performance, and reliability. Trevor has led strategic initiatives in the sectors of software, aerospace, and philanthropy prior to joining Esri in 2019. He holds an MBA from the University of Washington and is pursuing a PhD in information systems at Claremont Graduate University. You can reach Trevor at


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