If you open up the Geoprocessing toolbox in ArcGIS Desktop or Pro, you will find dozens of tools categorized in the following manner:
With these tools, you can build sophisticated models by using
ModelBuilder or Python, and then publish them to ArcGIS Server. For example, to perform a buffer, as we did in Chapter 5, Geometry and Symbology, with the
GeometryEngine tool, you would drag the
Buffer tool onto the
ModelBuilder canvas, as shown here, and specify its inputs and outputs:
This model specifies ...