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Geospatial Analysis Software

Commercial GIS and Remote Sensing Software on Campus

  • ArcGIS for Desktop - teaching, research and administrative use permitted
    • ArcMap Advanced, Standard and Basic levels:
      • Runs on Windows
      • Unlimited concurrent and single-use licenses
      • Extensions (3D Analyst, Data Reviewer, Geostatistical Analyst, Network Analyst, Publisher, Schematics, Spatial Analyst, Tracking Analyst, Workflow Manager): Unlimited concurrent and single-use licenses 
    • ArcGIS Pro Advanced
      • Runs on Windows
      • 1,000 named users
      • Extensions (3D Analyst, Data Reviewer, Geostatistical Analyst, Network Analyst,Spatial Analyst,Workflow Manager): 1,000 named users
  • Esri CityEngine Advanced - teaching, research and administrative use permitted
    • Unlimited licenses
    • Runs on Windows and Mac OS
  • Idrisi
  • ENVI

Open Source GIS and Remote Sensing Software

Open Source/Free Specialized Software

    • CrimeStat: Crime incident data analysis
    • FRAGSTATS: Landscape metrics computation
    • Geoda: Exploratory spatial data analysis such as spatial autocorrelation statistics, and spatial regression