Esri ArcGIS for Desktop 10.3
The release of ArcGIS for Desktop 10.3 signals a major development in the way geographic information will be accessed and managed by GIS professionals and their organizations in the years to come. ArcGIS 10.3 gives GIS professionals a complete GIS that further integrates desktops and servers, as well as mobile and web applications. It provides organizations with the additional tools and infrastructure they need to extend the reach of their existing GIS. It also improves organizations' ability to transition to next-generation GIS concepts and platforms without jeopardizing their current GIS investments.
ArcGIS for Desktop 10.3 allows users to analyze data, examine relationships, test predictions, and ultimately make better decisions. ArcGIS for Desktop Basic 10.3 comes with more flexibility to optimally integrate desktops, web applications, and mobile devices into custom GIS solutions specifically design to meet the needs of your business workflows.
Esri's ArcGIS for Desktop 10.3 is available in three license levels: Basic, Standard, or Advanced (formerly ArcView, ArcEditor, or ArcInfo, respectively). These license levels share the same core applications, user interface, and development environment. Each license level provides additional GIS functionality as you move from Basic to Standard to Advanced.