- picture of your layer taken on the fly by the server and sent to client
- often a mix of different layers, each of which can be customized (renderer, definition expression, etc.)
- use if a FeatureLayer would be too much for client to handle
How do I create a MapImageLayer?
- On ArcGIS Server, instances can be created from a service labeled as MapServer
- can create from either the full service or a sub-layer
Class description in the SDK: