ArcGIS Desktop is a GIS program, which stands for Geographical Information System and stipulates a system that is used to take, store, organize and analyze all forms of geographical information. ArcGIS Desktop works with maps and other geographical information, it was first released towards the end of 1999. ArcGIS Desktop works with the Microsoft Windows Operating System on both desktops and on mobile devices, it is available in a number of different languages, from Arabic and Chinese, to French and English.
The ArcGIS Desktop program can be run on desktop computers and it can also be used on mobile devices. ArcGIS Mobile, a derivative of the ArcGIS Desktop program, can be used to create software applications for mobile devices such as Tablet computers and Smartphones.
The ArcGIS Desktop application is available with a single use and a concurrent use license. ArcGIS Desktop is one of the most popular and widely used applications of its types and is used all over the world by businesses, professionals and individuals alike.