Joint Use Overview

Joint Use Survey is a configuration of ArcGIS to conduct joint use surveys. With this solution, field crews are able to use a mobile device to record attachments, safety violations, and the status of assigned work. Additionally, managers at the utility are able to use a series of apps to assign work and monitor the progress of joint use inventory in the service area.


Joint Use Survey requires specific technical experience and software.

Requirement Description
  • Publishing GIS services
  • Authoring maps
  • Administering groups and organizing content in an ArcGIS organization
Map authoring
  • ArcMap (Standard or Advanced) 10.2.1, 10.3, 10.4, 10.5
  • Portal for ArcGIS 10.4, 10.5
  • ArcGIS Online
Map Service Hosting
  • ArcGIS Online
  • ArcGIS Enterprise (Standard or Advanced) 10.5
  • ArcGIS for Server (Standard or Advanced) 10.3, 10.4
    • Portal for ArcGIS
Application hosting
  • ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5
  • Portal for ArcGIS 10.4
  • ArcGIS Online
  • Collector for ArcGIS
  • Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS
  • Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS

What you get

When you download the Joint Use Survey, you'll find the following in the zip file:

Directory Item Description
Maps and GDBs ElectricNetwork.gdb The geodatabase with sample electric network data.
JointUseSurvey.gdb The geodatabase with joint use survey schema and sample data.
ElectricNetwork.mxd ArcGIS for Desktop map with grayscale symbology used to publish the electric network service.
JointUseSurvey.mxd ArcGIS for Desktop map used to publish the joint use service.
JointUseSurvey.tbx The ArcGIS toolbox containing the joint use geoprocessing model.
Icons Icons for the services, maps, and apps.

What's new

Below are the release dates and notes for Joint Use Survey.

Date Description
December 2015
  • Schema updates to support the use of related tables and collection of unauthorized attachments in the attachment table
  • Replacement of the Update Survey geoprocessing model to use Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS
  • New symbology for the Joint Use Survey map document
  • Removal of the automated setup for the services, maps, and apps
  • Removal of the assignment area features
August 2015
  • Latest versions of the ArcREST tools
    • ArcREST version 3
  • Config file enhancements
December 2014
  • Latest release of the ArcREST and ArcREST Helper tools
  • Configuration files schema changes
    • FeatureService section to FeatureServices
    • Login info only defined in the GlobalLoginInfo file
    • EnableEditTracking parameter added to FeatureServices section
    • UpdateItemContent changes to UpdateService in MapDetails
    • Portal in login section changed to Orgurl
    • ExistingService change to ExistingServices
    • ExistingServices ReportResult tag changes to FeatureClass
    • ReplaceTag added to section
    • ReplaceInfo Section now uses the following three parameters, SearchString, ReplaceString and ReplaceType
October 2014
  • First release of Joint Use Survey

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