GIS and Remote Sensing Software

Name of the softwaresort icon Software type Costs Computer System
R CRAN(Comprehensive R Archive Network) Desktop image processing (remote sensing software - raster data) Free Windows, MacOSX, Linux
ArcGIS Desktop (esri) Desktop GIS Free to try Windows
ArcGIS Explorer Desktop (esri) Desktop GIS Free Windows
ArcGIS Map Viewer (esri) Web GIS (display only) Free Online
ArcGIS Online (esri) Web GIS (display only) Free Online
ArcHydroTools Extension Free Windows, MacOSX
ASTRIUM Sample Imagery (ASTRIUM) Web processing (cloud computing) Free Online
BEAM raster toolbox (ESA) Desktop image processing (remote sensing software - raster data) Free
BEAT Basic Envisat Atmospheric Toolbox (ESA) Desktop image processing (remote sensing software - raster data) Free Windows, MacOSX, Linux, Solaris
BeeldBlad Web Mapping Service (NLR - GDSC) Web GIS (display only) Free Online
BRAT Basic Radar Altimetry Toolbox (ESA, CNES) Desktop image processing (remote sensing software - raster data) Free Windows, MacOSX, Linux
Cardcorp Map Reader (Cadcorp) Desktop GIS Free
CUT (The CryoSat User Tool)(ESA) Desktop image processing (remote sensing software - raster data) Free Windows
Diva GIS (Robert J. Hijmans) Desktop GIS Free Windows, MacOSX
Eduspace LeoWorks Image processing software (ESA) Desktop GIS Free Windows, MacOSX, Linux