Syndicate content

GIS

Ushahidi

Software type: 
Crowdsourcing/VGI
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Optical data or radar data format: 
Optical
Scope: 
Visualisation
Accessibility: 
Install only
Requirements: 
Webserver
Costs: 
Free
Comment: 
User friendly, disaster and information mapping
Computer System: 
Online
Latest release (year): 
2013
Screenshot: 

Idrisi Selva (Clark Labs)

Software type: 
Desktop GIS
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 to try
Costs (USD): 
$1,250.00
Comment: 
trial
Computer System: 
Windows
Latest release (year): 
2012
File types: 
KML
Screenshot: 

Microdem (U.S. Naval Academy)

Software type: 
Desktop GIS
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
Latest release (year): 
2013
Screenshot: 

LandSerf (City University London)

Software type: 
Desktop GIS
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
Comment: 
Focus on land surfaces
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
Computer System: 
Linux
Latest release (year): 
2009
File types: 
ASCII
File types: 
bin
File types: 
DEM
File types: 
Graphics Interchange Format (.gif)
File types: 
JPEG/JPG
File types: 
KML
File types: 
shp
File types: 
txt
File types: 
wrl
File types: 
XML
Screenshot: 

Whitebox Geospatial Analysis Tools

Software type: 
Desktop GIS
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
Comment: 
user friendly, a lot of languages
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
Computer System: 
Linux
Latest release (year): 
2013
File types: 
DEM
File types: 
shp
Screenshot: 

IDV Integrated Data Viewer (unidata)

Software type: 
Desktop GIS
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
Requirements: 
Registration
Graphical User Interface: 
Yes
Costs: 
Free
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
Computer System: 
UNIX
Latest release (year): 
2013
File types: 
ASCII
File types: 
CMA
File types: 
DEM
File types: 
GINI
File types: 
GRIB
File types: 
NetCDF
File types: 
shp
Screenshot: 

SAGA System for Automated Geoscientific Analyses

Software type: 
Desktop GIS
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
Comment: 
broad
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
Linux
Latest release (year): 
2013
File types: 
DIGeM
File types: 
GDAL
File types: 
MOLA
File types: 
shp
Screenshot: 

MapInfo Professional (Pitney Bowes)

Software type: 
Desktop GIS
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 to try
Costs (USD): 
$5,000.00
Comment: 
30 days trial
Computer System: 
Windows
Latest release (year): 
2013
File types: 
ASCII
File types: 
bmp
File types: 
DEM
File types: 
DGN
File types: 
DWG
File types: 
DXF
File types: 
EMF
File types: 
Erdas Imagine IMG
File types: 
Graphics Interchange Format (.gif)
File types: 
JPEG/JPG
File types: 
map
File types: 
MDB
File types: 
shp
File types: 
TIFF
File types: 
VPF
File types: 
wmf
File types: 
XLS
Screenshot: 

CAPRA-GIS (WB, ISDR, CEPREDENAC)

Software type: 
Desktop GIS
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
Comment: 
Risk calculations, also in Spanish, simple
Computer System: 
Windows
Latest release (year): 
2013
File types: 
ame
File types: 
shp
Screenshot: 

gvSIG (gvSIG Association)

Software type: 
Desktop GIS
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: 
User friendly, a lot of languages
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
Computer System: 
Linux
Latest release (year): 
2013
File types: 
ASCII
File types: 
DNG
File types: 
DWG2000
File types: 
DXF
File types: 
ECW
File types: 
GeoTIFF
File types: 
Graphics Interchange Format (.gif)
File types: 
IMAGINE img
File types: 
JPEG/JPG
File types: 
JPEG2000 JP2/J2K
File types: 
MrSID
File types: 
PNG
File types: 
shp
File types: 
svg
File types: 
TIFF
File types: 
WCS
File types: 
WMS
Screenshot: