ESRI ArcPad 10 is a data collection and mobile field mapping technology software developed for GIS professionals. GIS stands for Geographic Information Systems which is a software that captures, stores, and manages all types of geographical data. The ESRI ArcPad 10 features advanced GIS and GPS capabilities. GPS stands for Global Positioning System. ESRI ArcPad 10 enables users to capture, display, and edit geographic information efficiently. It features support with other members of the enterprise GIS platform including ArcGIS for Desktop, ArcGIS Online, and ArcGIS for Server.
ESRI ArcPad 10 Data Collection function enables users to create and analyze GIS data through industry-standard raster and vector image files. The program also features data validation using data from geodatabases available to the user. The program will utilize domains and subtypes for the validation. ESRI ArcPad 10 provides support for external hardware including field devices such as range finders, GPS receivers, digital cameras, and barcode scanners. The program enables users to create high quality maps through GIS style sheets and symbology.
ESRI ArcPad 10 includes the ArcPad Studio to create custom mobile GIS tasks and programs. ArcPad Studio is the same program that enables users to create applets, tools, and extensions in ArcPad. ESRI ArcPad 10 also features support for StreetMap. The StreetMap extension allows users to access street maps in North America and Europe.