ArcView is the world’s most popular desktop GIS and mapping software. With ArcView you can create intelligent, dynamic maps using data from virtually any source and across most popular computing platforms. ArcView provides data visualization, query, analysis and integration capabilities along with the ability to create and edit geographic data.
ArcView has three desktop applications using which we can perform any GIS task:
Arcmap: ArcMap is the desktop application for all map-based tasks including cartography, map analysis and editing
ArcCatalog: ArcCatalog provides geographic and tabular data management, creation and organization
Arctoolbox: ArcToolbox provides basic data conversion
- Address geocoding
- Site selection
- Mapping customer/competitor locations
- Problem notification
- Emergency response coordination
- Data visualization and analysis and etc.