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Basics of Raster Data

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  • Format: Web Course
  • Duration: 1 module (3 hours)
  • Price: $32 USD
  • ArcGIS Version: 10.0, 10.1, 10.2
  • Authored by Esri

Many sophisticated GIS analyses and predictive models rely on raster data. Before you can perform an analysis or create a model, however, you need to understand the fundamental concepts of the raster data model. This course teaches those concepts. You will explore the structure of raster data, learn about different raster formats and why raster data is preferred for certain GIS operations, and find out how to choose the appropriate type of raster data for a given application.

Individuals who want to learn fundamental GIS data concepts


Completion of the free course Getting Started with GIS or equivalent knowledge is required.

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