I have some point data which store as JSON.As follow: [["Lat":"12.12","Long":"23.23","ZValue":"123"],...].

I tried to interpolate them as contour line and displayed them on my website ? I do know how to interpolate data in ArcInfo,so I tried to publish a geoprocessing task and using ArcGIS JavaScript API to generate them but it failed to published to ArcServer.enter image description here

However,I search for a long time if there exits some other solution but found nothing about how to implement this.

Thanks for any suggestion!

  • I also doubt geoprocessing task to handle my json data.
    – Vent Lam
    Jun 28 '12 at 16:35

To publish your IDW raster, you have two options

Option1: This will require you to export your model builder into python code and work from there. Your steps will be

  1. Add the resulting IDW raster as a layer to a map document and save it
  2. Create a Service Definition Draft using the map document using arcpy.mapping.CreateMapSDDraft() method
  3. Next stage your SDDraft into a service definition file using arcpy.StageService_server() method
  4. Finally you need to upload the .sd file to a server. You will use arcpy.UploadServiceDefinition_server() method. For this you must create a server connection file (.ags)

The help link is: http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/main/10.2/index.html#/An_overview_of_the_Publishing_toolset/00540000001q000000/

Option2 You can use the model builder to create output IDW rasters then use ArcGIS Desktop to publish it. This is not fully automated but a solution if you are not comfortable writing python scripts. The help for this is: http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/main/10.2/index.html#/How_to_publish_a_service/0154000004n3000000/


you must create the interpolation surface then from catalog publish the .mxd contain the interpolation surface

  • Could you edit your post to expound upon this a bit and/or cite this information?
    – Paul
    Apr 21 '14 at 20:17

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