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ArcGIS Desktop
By ESRI
For Select Individuals and Groups

ArcGIS is a system that lets you easily author data, maps, globes, and models on the desktop and serve them out for use on a desktop, in a browser, or in the field via mobile devices, depending on the needs of your organization. Desktop GIS enables advanced spatial analysis, model operational processes, and visualize results on professional-quality maps.

For additional info, please see ArcGIS Desktop: LSU Overview

ArcGIS Server Windows, Linux
ArcGIS Server
By ESRI
For Select Individuals and Groups

ArcGIS is a system that lets you easily author data, maps, globes, and models on the desktop and serve them out for use on a desktop, in a browser, or in the field via mobile devices, depending on the needs of your organization. Server GIS gives you the ability to create, manage, and distribute GIS services over the Web to support desktop, mobile and Web mapping applications.

ArcPad Windows
ArcPad
By ESRI
For Select Individuals and Groups

ArcPad is designed for GIS professionals who require GIS capabilities in the field. It gives field-based personnel the ability to capture, edit, analyze, and display geographic information easily and efficiently.

ArcReader Windows
ArcReader
By ESRI
For Select Individuals and Groups

ArcReader is a free, easy-to-use desktop mapping application that allows users to view, explore, and print maps and globes. Anyone with ArcReader can view high-quality interactive maps authored by a high-level ArcGIS for Desktop product and published with the ArcGIS Publisher extension.

With ArcReader, you can

  • View, navigate, and print published ArcGIS maps using ArcReader (.pmf files).
  • Deploy your GIS data to novices and professionals alike.
  • Zoom, pan, and switch between map and page layout views
  • Communicate more efficiently with the ability to graphically mark up maps.
  • Print published map and globe documents, including all layer symbology and cartographic map elements on any supported printer.
  • Create custom ArcReader applications.
  • Embed ArcReader capabilities into existing applications.
ERDAS Imagine
By Hexagon Geospatial
For Students, Faculty, Staff

ERDAS IMAGINE is an advanced remote sensing, spatial modeling, and visualization platform used for image analysis, image processing, spatial analysis, geospatial modeling, raster-based GIS, 3-D visualization, and cartographic map compositions.

Downloads

Information on downloading, installing, and licensing this software can be found at the Department of Geography & Anthropology.

ESRI Business Analyst Desktop
By ESRI
For Select Individuals and Groups

Esri Business Analyst Desktop software combines GIS analysis and visualization capabilities with an extensive data package so you can gain a better understanding and timely information about your market, your customers, and your competition. Organizations use Business Analyst Desktop to improve decisions about consolidations or expansions, determine the effect of changes in consumer behavior on existing business models, and to explore opportunities driven by economic factors and changes in market place.

GeoMedia Professional
By Hexagon Geospatial
For Students, Faculty, Staff

GeoMedia Professional enables you to bring data from disparate databases into a single GIS environment for viewing, analysis, and presentation.

Downloads

Information on downloading, installing, and licensing this software can be found at the Department of Geography & Anthropology.

GRASS GIS Windows, Mac, Linux
GRASS GIS
By The GRASS Development Team
For Everybody

this is a Geographic Information System (GIS) used for geospatial data management and analysis, image processing, graphics/maps production, spatial modeling, and visualization. GRASS is currently used in academic and commercial settings around the world, as well as by many governmental agencies and environmental consulting companies.

For additional information, please refer to: GRASS: LSU Overview.

Quantum GIS Windows, Mac, Linux
Quantum GIS
By Quantum GIS
For Everybody

Quantum GIS is an open source GIS (Geographic Information System) application that runs on Mac, Windows, and Linux. It’s sort of a professional grade version of Google Earth, allowing you to work with detailed maps in raster, vector, or database format. It also opens files in the format produced by Arc GIS.

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