ArcObjects Library Reference (DataSourcesGDB)  

DataServerManager CoClass

Object to administer a Data Server.

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.


The DataServerManager object allows you to connect to a Database Server and administer Database Servers.  To be able to connect to a Database Server using this component, you must either be an administrator of that server, or you must be a user that an administrator has added to the server with the appropriate permission levels.


Interfaces Description
IDataServerManager Provides access to the DataServerManager object.
IDataServerManagerAdmin Provides access to administration functions of a Data Server.
IServiceControl Provides access to members controlling the database service.


The Data Servers currently supported are Personal ArcSDE and Workgroup ArcSDE for Microsoft SQL Server Express Edition (2005 and 2008).