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Determining which type of geodatabase to create

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Before you create a new geodatabase, you first need to decide which kind of geodatabase you want to create. There are three kinds of geodatabases from which to choose:

If you want to manage versions or historical archives in your geodatabase, you need to use ArcSDE geodatabases.

ArcSDE geodatabase options

There are three types of ArcSDE geodatabases:

Learn more about these various ArcSDE technology options.

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