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Questions tagged [virtual-machine]

a virtual machine (VM) is a software emulation of a particular computer system.

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Recommended resources for viewshed generation using Grass GIS 7.4

I am working on a project where I need to create viewshed areas around towers with a radius of 5000 meters. The underlying DEM I created using free Lidar data. Uptill now I did all this on a laptop ...
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Using different ArcMap licenses on same computer?

I am currently a GIS analyst for a company and use their ArcMap Desktop license on my computer. I am also considering working part-time for another company, who also would give me an ArcMap Desktop ...
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Is it possible to install multiple instance of ArcGIS Portal on the same machine?

For sandboxing purposes, I'd like to be able to test something on a clean instance of Portal, without taking down the portal instance that my team members are using. Is it possible to create another ...
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Installing ArcGIS Desktop on Chromebook?

I teach a course on ArcGIS Desktop, and both of the last two times I taught the course I had a student whose computer was a Chromebook. I normally tell Mac and Linux users to install virtual ...
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Slow rendering of 25 MB raster in ArcScene

I am loading one raster layer that is 25 MB in size. It is a 1926x2042 1m DEM. I need to render it at a cell size of one for optimal display of the layer. When I open a saved .mxd with the only the ...
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Installing base deployment of ArcGIS Enterprise on standalone VM?

For the purposes of a demonstration, I'm trying to set up a base deployment of ArcGIS Enterprise on a standalone VM (VMWare Workstation) running Windows Server 2016 Standard. It seems that, as it's ...
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Connecting QGIS to a Remote PostgreSQL database using an SSH key?

I have created a username,password & ssh key with root privileges on a remote server (Vagrant) and I am attempting to connect via the usual methods but my password authentication fails. I can ...
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arcpy.Select_management invalid sql expression - VDI

I am using ArcMap 10.2.2 and trying to make separate feature classes from a larger feature class using a field delimiter and SQL statement but am getting an error that the SQL statement is invalid. ...
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Which equipment should I buy for GIS work, and which OS should it run with? [closed]

I recently received a research grant with which I can spend up to 2500-3000 USD to buy a piece of equipment. For my research, I use QGIS, R, and Stata. My new project is also likely to require ...
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Start postgis (Opengeo suite azure linux vm)

I have a fresh Azure Linux VM based on Opengeo suite. The dashboard and geoserver are working. But I can't connect or configure postgis. I follow this guide. Via putty, logged in with the only ...
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Is it possible to deploy multiple ArcGIS Server Instances from one Virtual Machine?

I would like to deploy between 4 and 5 ArcGIS Server 10.2.1 instances with different licenses on one machine. Can this be accomplished by pointing the server to different ports via the web adaptor or ...
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Installing ArcGIS in Parallels

I'm trying to install ArcGIS 10.1 Desktop Advanced Student Edition. I'm currently running Windows 8.1 on my Macbook Pro (2014, 16GB ram, 250GB SSD) using Parallels. When I access the DVD from my USB ...
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CartoDB 2.0 Virtual Machine for AWS/RDS

I'm not a "linux" person I find it very difficult to install in my virtual machine. I know there has been a V1 AWS VM created earlier. Has anyone got any VM I can play with using version 2.0 of ...
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Virtual machine or bootcamp for ArcGIS [closed]

I want to use ArcGIS for viewshed analysis on a Mac. Would virtual machine software such as Parallels or VMware Fusion be powerful enough for viewshed analysis compared with bootcamp?
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How to set up ArcGIS Server 10.1 test environment on Mac laptop with VMware?

In my production environment I have ArcGIS Server 10.0 Enterprise, ArcSDE 9.3, and ArcIMS. I want to shut down ArcIMS as soon as possible for obvious reasons, and upgrade ArcSDE 9.3 to 10.1 and ArcGIS ...
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How should I connect from the ArcGIS Desktop to a virtual machine's ArcGIS Server?

I have made an OpenVPN connection to an "inner network", my school's private network. I can use the remote desktop application after the connection, so it's surely work. The ArcGIS Server is in a ...
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Is it real to install PostgreSQL 9 on the virtual machine Windows Server R2?

I have Virtual Box with GuestAddition. And virtual machine "Windows Server 2008 R2" When I use real computer with Windows Server 2008 R2 I can install postgresql-9.2.3-2-windows. But when I install ...
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Is it possible to do a side by side install of ArcMap 10 & 10.1 using xp mode in windows 7?

My organization is running Arcgis 10.1 throughout the office. Staff currently is starting a project in which we need to use FEMA's HAZUS software. The problem is that HAZUS is only compatible with ...
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Running ArcGIS Desktop in virtual machine?

I'm trying to run ArcGIS Desktop 10.0 in a Windows 7 (32bit) virtual machine. I don't have any native Microsoft Windows available. I'm using VirtualBox from Oracle for virtualization in a native linux ...
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Issues to be aware of running ArcGIS Desktop on Mac?

I'm considering upgrading the PC to a MacBook Pro and installing Parallels, and would like advice from other ArcGIS Desktop users who have done this. The performance aspects of VM-ware are considered ...