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Introduction to ArcGIS Data Appliance: OpenStreetMap Vector Basemaps

OpenStreetMap (OSM) Vector Basemaps provides detailed maps from contributors with local knowledge that you can use with your ArcGIS and web applications. Vector tiles enable dynamic cartography and provide the flexibility to create your own basemap style. The vector basemaps are available as tile layers that can be added to existing maps as either a basemap or an overlay layer.

OSM Vector Basemaps provides a content solution that works with ArcGIS Enterprise. It is included (shipped separately) with ArcGIS Data Appliance 2024 with World Standard, World Advanced, North America Standard, and North America Advanced product options. It can also be licensed as a stand-alone option.


The World Basic product option includes OSM Vector Basemaps: Basic (WMA only), which is included (shipped separately) on the World Basic USB flash drive.

The OSM Vector Basemaps help includes the following topics: