The ArcGIS Enterprise 10.8 prerelease is now available on My Esri to all qualified customers and includes a sneak peek into what’s coming at 10.8. As with previous prereleases, below are important notes and considerations:
- The 10.8 prerelease an early preview of the upcoming release. It is not feature complete – several new features and enhancements will only be available in the final release.
- You will need to generate your licenses for ArcGIS Enterprise 10.8 in My Esri.
- It is not supported to upgrade from prior versions of ArcGIS Enterprise to the 10.8 prerelease.
- It is not supported to upgrade from the ArcGIS Enterprise 10.8 prerelease to the final version of 10.8 or any other future versions. Install the prerelease on a new system that you plan to decommission after testing.
The prerelease includes helpful features for ArcGIS Enterprise portal administrators, namely many enhancements to groups, including a new option to create administrative groups which support user and license management. In ArcGIS Enterprise Sites, you will see enhancements to the way sites and pages are managed, including the ability to designate specific site administrators on a per-site basis. With the prerelease comes new configurable app templates, as well as the new Vector Tile Style Editor to customize the look and style of vector tiles. The what’s new sections in the installed help include additional information on new features and functionality available in the prerelease.
Please contact technical support if you need assistance working with the 10.8 prerelease. If you do not see the prerelease in My Esri and expected to do so, please contact customer service.
The ArcGIS Enterprise Team