This guide describes how to use 100.5.0 of ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Java to build Java applications that incorporate capabilities such as mapping, geocoding, routing, and geoprocessing, for deployment onto Windows, Linux, and Mac platforms.
A great place to start is Get the SDK, which describes three options for setting up your first application: as a Gradle project, as a Maven project, or by downloading the SDK and configuring manually.
For an overview of new functionality at this release, including known limitations, see Release notes.
With ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Java, you can do many things, including:
- Build maps with the latest ArcGIS basemaps and ArcGIS Enterprise map services, feature services, and image services; include specialized layers, such as OpenStreetMap basemaps, WMTS and WMS map service layers.
- Perform blazing fast searches for locations (geocode and reverse geocode) and routes.
- Build applications to edit features.
What you get
Download and install ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Java to get the following:
- A rich Java SE API provided through a suite of .jar files
- A set of Runtime components for Windows (32 and 64 bit), Linux (64 bit), and Mac (64 bit)
- An interactive sample viewer application which allows you to view the SDK's capabilities and see application code that you can use to create your own applications.
- An open-source toolkit library that includes a set of components to assist rapid application development.
You also get a comprehensive documentation set that includes:
- A home page—Provides the SDK download, links to key help topics, and a view into ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Java related blog posts.
- This guide, which includes conceptual and task-based topics.
- An API reference—Describes all the public classes and methods in the API.