Business Resilience is a configuration of ArcGIS Web AppBuilder and ArcGIS Survey123 that is used by analysts and decision makers to better understand the current status of locations across the organization. Key leadership can share the status of retail stores, manufacturing plants, and other key facilities. The configuration enables an organization:

  • Understand and update the current status
  • Send operational assessments to key leaders
  • Review operational assessments from key leaders


The Business Resilience requires specific technical experience and software. Minimum system requirements for the ArcGIS Platform can be found on the Support website.

Requirements Description
    Solutions Deployment
  • ArcGIS Pro 2.1 - 2.5 (Basic, Standard, or Advanced)
    Solution hosting
  • ArcGIS Online or ArcGIS Enterprise 10.8
  • ArcGIS Survey123
  • ArcGIS Web AppBuilder

What you get

Business Resilience can be deployed in your ArcGIS organization without downloading the solution. When you deploy Business Resilience Viewer in your organization, you'll find the following:

Item Name Description
Application Business Resilience An application used by analysts to access the maps and apps that help understand the current status of locations across the organization.
Business Resilience Web Application An application used by analysts to understand manage, maintain the operational status of an organization.
Operational Assessment Survey A configuration of Survey123 for ArcGIS used to share the operational status of a facility by a facility manager.
Facility Manager An application used by analysts to maintain an organizations facility information.
Map Business Resilience A map used to display information about the organizations status.
Utility Dashboard Map A map containing layers to display utility information for a facility.
Feature Layers Facilities A feature layer used to display the organizations facilities.
Operational Assessment A feature layer used to store and display survey results.
Living Atlas layers USA Storm Reports Continuously updated U.S. tornado reports, wind storm reports and hail storm reports.
Recent Weather Radar Imagery Weather Radar (NEXRAD) Reflectivity Mosaics from NOAA/NWS RIDGE2 for Alaska, CONUS, Puerto Rico, and Hawaii for the last 3 hours.
USA Weather Warnings and Watches A live data feed from the National Weather Service containing weather warnings, watches, and advisory statements.
MODIS Thermal Activity This layer presents detectable thermal activity from MODIS satellites for the last 24 hours.
Wildfire Activity This layer presents recent wildfire activity for the United States, featuring data from GeoMAC.
Drought Intensity Current drought conditions from the U.S. Drought Monitor, updated weekly.
Active Hurricanes This layer describes the path and forecast path of tropical activity from the National Hurricane Center and Joint Typhoon Warning Center.
Recent Earthquakes This layer presents recent earthquake information displaying earthquakes by magnitude and impact activity from from the USGS Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) program.
Lightning Strike Density This layer presents lightning strike density data from the NOAA/National Weather Service/NCEP's Ocean Prediction Center (OPC) to give users the ability to determine whether a cloud system is producing lightning and if that activity is increasing or decreasing.
Groups Business Resilience An organizational group containing items to be presented in the Business Resilience solution.

What's new

Below are the release dates and notes for Business Resilience.

Date Description
December 2019
  • Added a facility editing application to manage and update facility information.
  • Added a layer from nowCOAST depicting lightning strike density.
  • Updated Survey 123 form for improved performance.
October 2019
  • Modified the Facility ID field settings to ensure the values are unique. Doing so enables the functionality to update already published features using the Update Data tool in ArcGIS Online.
  • Updated feature layer schema.
  • Updated the Create Assessment Report tool with additional selectable layers.
June 2019
  • Updated feature layer schema and related survey.
  • Added the threat analysis widget.
  • Added the ERG widget.
March 2019
  • The first release of the Business Resilience solution.

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