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Automate Esri Enterprise to File Geodatabase Data Migration Tasks

Transform spatial data stored in Enterprise Geodatabases into the proper model for loading into any File Geodatabase system. FME's tools allow you to manipulate data's structure and contents during format conversion, mapping it seamlessly between source and destination for optimal results. For improved productivity, FME workflows run automatically in the background and can be reused for ongoing ArcSDE to GDB migration tasks.

Common Conversions

FME lets you integrate many applications and file formats. Here are some of the ways our users convert Esri Enterprise Geodatabase (SDE) and Esri File Geodatabase (FGDB).


Esri Enterprise Geodatabase (SDE)

Esri Enterprise Geodatabase based on ArcSDE technology is a multiuser system for storing, using and managing GIS data from all Esri products in a commercial database system system such as IBM DB2, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, and several others.

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Esri File Geodatabase (FGDB)

Esri File Geodatabase is single-user GIS database framework for a desktop environment. It uses a local file structure for easy access and management of spatial data.

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