Layer Catalog is a collection of map layers that can be used to jump-start the implementation of ArcGIS Solutions at your organization. Using the Layer Catalog for your industry, you can quickly publish a service from ArcGIS Online or Portal for ArcGIS, configure the schema if needed to meet your organization's requirements, and load or collect data using the service.

A Layer Catalog is available for use for the following industries:

The Layer Catalog requires specific technical experience and software.

Requirement Description
  • Publishing GIS services
  • Administering ArcGIS Online groups and organizing content
Service publishing
  • ArcGIS for Desktop (Standard or Advanced)
    • ArcMap 10.2.1 - 10.5
    • ArcGIS Pro 1.3 - 1.4

To get started, ensure you meet the system requirements, select your industry specific Layer Catalog, and review the services. Then, you can publish and configure the map layers in your environment. In doing so, you'll learn how to streamline the publication of services to your ArcGIS organization.