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Job Tracking for ArcGIS (JTX) Improves Integration with ArcGIS Spatial Tools

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Integrate job tracking and management into GIS.

Version 3 of Job Tracking for ArcGIS (JTX) includes new functionality, support for a variety of workflows, and improvements in usability. Job Tracking for ArcGIS (JTX) is a solution-based extension to ArcGIS that provides an integration framework for ArcGIS multiuser geodatabase environments. It simplifies and automates many aspects of job management and tracking and streamlines the workflow, resulting in improved efficiency and significant time savings for any enterprise GIS project (e.g., data maintenance and commercial mapping).

New features of Job Tracking for ArcGIS (JTX) include

  • Numerous usability, performance, and accessibility improvements, such as better integration with ArcGIS spatial tools, advanced query and visualization tools, extended API for custom functionality, and enhanced configurability
  • Additional options and tools for creating jobs (e.g., bulk job creation, jobs from existing data, users in many groups)
  • Ability to model and graphically interact with more advanced, real-world workflows that include branching, looping, decision points, and more
  • Built-in e-mail notification capability with configurable subscribers, subject, and body for when certain actions are performed in Job Tracking for ArcGIS (JTX)
  • New tools to allow relationships to be established between jobs
  • Support for annotation feature classes

Job Tracking for ArcGIS (JTX) requires ArcSDE in addition to ArcInfo or ArcEditor. For more information, visit or call Esri at 1-800-447-9778, or call your Esri regional office. Outside the United States, contact your local Esri distributor.

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