Syndicate content

GIS

Xulu eXtendable Unified Land Use modelling platform

Software type: 
Tool/Converter
Vector/Raster: 
Vector
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Scope: 
Modelling
Scope: 
Visualisation
Requirements: 
Java
Graphical User Interface: 
Yes
Costs: 
Free
Computer System: 
MacOSX
Latest release (year): 
2009

Global Geo-Referenced Field Photo Library (University of Oklahoma)

Software type: 
Crowdsourcing/VGI
Accessibility: 
Online
Costs: 
Free
Comment: 
georeferenced picture sharing
Computer System: 
Online
Latest release (year): 
2013
Screenshot: 

PostGIS

Software type: 
Database/Library
Vector/Raster: 
Vector
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Optical data or radar data format: 
Optical
Optical data or radar data format: 
Radar
Scope: 
Image processing
Scope: 
Modelling
Scope: 
Visualisation
Programming skills needed: 
Yes
Accessibility: 
Install only
Costs: 
Free
Comment: 
complex, extendable
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
Computer System: 
Linux
Latest release (year): 
2013
File types: 
CEOS SAR Image CEOS Image JAXA PALSAR Product Reader (Level 1.1/1.5)
File types: 
ELAS Arc/Info Binary Grid Arc/Info ASCII Grid GRASS ASCII Grid SDTS Raster DTED Elevation Raster Portable Network Graphics JPEG JFIF In Memory Raster Japanese DEM (.mem)
File types: 
Envisat Image Format Maptech BSB Nautical Charts X11 PixMap Format MS Windows Device Independent Bitmap SPOT DIMAP AirSAR Polarimetric Image RadarSat 2 XML Product PCIDSK Database File PCRaster Raster File ILWIS Raster Map SGI
File types: 
Graphics Interchange Format (.gif)
File types: 
Ground-based SAR Applications Testbed File Format (.gff)
File types: 
IMAGINE img
File types: 
USGS Astrogeology ISIS cube (Version 2), NASA Planetary Data System EarthWatch .TIL ERMapper .ers Labelled NOAA Polar Orbiter Level 1b Data Set FIT Image GRIdded Binary (.grb)

OSSIM

Software type: 
Database/Library
Vector/Raster: 
Vector
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Optical data or radar data format: 
Optical
Optical data or radar data format: 
Radar
Scope: 
Image processing
Scope: 
Modelling
Scope: 
Visualisation
Accessibility: 
Install only
Graphical User Interface: 
Yes
Costs: 
Free
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
Computer System: 
Linux
Latest release (year): 
2013
File types: 
ArcSDE
File types: 
BIL
File types: 
BIP
File types: 
BSQ
File types: 
CADRG
File types: 
CIB
File types: 
DEM
File types: 
DTED
File types: 
GeiJP2
File types: 
GeoPDF
File types: 
GeoTIFF
File types: 
HDF
File types: 
IMG
File types: 
JP2
File types: 
JPEG/JPG
File types: 
KML
File types: 
MrSID
File types: 
NITF 2.0
File types: 
NITF 2.1
File types: 
PNG
File types: 
shp
File types: 
SRTM
File types: 
TIFF
File types: 
VPF

SharpMap

Software type: 
Database/Library
Vector/Raster: 
Vector
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Optical data or radar data format: 
Optical
Optical data or radar data format: 
Radar
Scope: 
Image processing
Scope: 
Modelling
Scope: 
Visualisation
Programming skills needed: 
Yes
Accessibility: 
Install only
Costs: 
Free
Latest release (year): 
2013
File types: 
GDAL
File types: 
GDAL Raster
File types: 
sharpmap
File types: 
shp
File types: 
WMS
Screenshot: 

GeoServer (OSGeo)

Software type: 
Database/Library
Vector/Raster: 
Vector
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Optical data or radar data format: 
Optical
Optical data or radar data format: 
Radar
Scope: 
Image processing
Scope: 
Modelling
Scope: 
Visualisation
Accessibility: 
Install only
Costs: 
Free
Comment: 
Several languages, data sharing
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
Computer System: 
Linux
Latest release (year): 
2013
File types: 
GeoTIFF
File types: 
shp
File types: 
WMS

Mapserver (OSGeo)

Software type: 
Database/Library
Vector/Raster: 
Vector
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Optical data or radar data format: 
Optical
Optical data or radar data format: 
Radar
Scope: 
Image processing
Scope: 
Modelling
Scope: 
Visualisation
Accessibility: 
Install only
Graphical User Interface: 
Yes
Costs: 
Free
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
Computer System: 
Linux
Computer System: 
Solaris
Latest release (year): 
2012
File types: 
ArcInfo Grids
File types: 
EPPL7
File types: 
GeoTIFF
File types: 
GML
File types: 
JPEG2000 JP2/J2K
File types: 
shp
File types: 
TIFF
Screenshot: 

GDAL - Geospatial Data Abstraction Library (OSGeo)

Software type: 
Database/Library
Vector/Raster: 
Vector
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Optical data or radar data format: 
Optical
Optical data or radar data format: 
Radar
Accessibility: 
Install only
Costs: 
Free
Comment: 
Data exchange
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
Computer System: 
Linux
Computer System: 
Solaris
Latest release (year): 
2013
File types: 
AIRSAR
File types: 
ASCII
File types: 
Atlantis MFF
File types: 
Atlantis MFF2e HKV
File types: 
bmp
File types: 
CEOS
File types: 
Envisat Image Product N1
File types: 
ER Mapper Compressed Wavelets ECW
File types: 
ERDAS *.GIS
File types: 
ERDAS *.LAN
File types: 
FITS
File types: 
GeoTIFF
File types: 
Graphics Interchange Format (.gif)
File types: 
HDF4
File types: 
ILWIS Raster Map MPR MPL
File types: 
Japanese DEM JDEM MEM
File types: 
JFIF
File types: 
JP2ECW
File types: 
Jpeg
File types: 
JPEG2000 JP2/J2K
File types: 
MrSID
File types: 
Nautical Chart KAP
File types: 
NetCDF
File types: 
Netpbm PPM/PGM/PNM
File types: 
NITF
File types: 
OGDI Bridge
File types: 
PCI Geomatics Database File PCIDSK
File types: 
PNG
File types: 
RadarSat2 XML/ RS2
File types: 
Raster Matrix Format RSW/MTW/RMF
File types: 
SAR CEOS
File types: 
Swedish Grid RIK
File types: 
TIFF
File types: 
VTP Binary Terrain Format BT
File types: 
X11 Pixmap XPM
Screenshot: 

Openquake (GEM)

Software type: 
Crowdsourcing/VGI
Requirements: 
Create account
Costs: 
Free
Comment: 
30 days trial, release in 2014
Screenshot: 

Crowdmap (Ushahidi)

Software type: 
Crowdsourcing/VGI
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Optical data or radar data format: 
Optical
Scope: 
Visualisation
Accessibility: 
Online
Costs: 
Free
Comment: 
User friendly, map information
Computer System: 
Online
Latest release (year): 
2013
File types: 
ASCII
File types: 
DAT
File types: 
GeoRSS
File types: 
txt
Screenshot: