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15-1199.04 - Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists   Save Table (XLS/CSV)

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Computer servers
Desktop computers
Global positioning system GPS receiver
  • Global positioning system GPS receivers
Notebook computers
  • Laptop computers
Personal computers
Radarbased surveillance systems
  • Light detection and ranging LIDAR systems
  • Synthetic aperture radar SAR


Analytical or scientific software
  • Agronomic modeling software
  • Coordinate geometry COGO software
  • ESRI ArcGIS Spatial Analyst
  • Hydrological modeling software
  • Landmark Graphics GeoGraphix software
  • SAS software
  • The MathWorks MATLAB
Application server software
Computer aided design CAD software
  • Autodesk AutoCAD software
  • Bentley Microstation
  • Computer aided design and drafting CADD software
Data base user interface and query software
  • dBASE
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • National Land Cover Database NLCD
  • Oracle software
  • Soil Survey Geographic SSURGO
  • State Soil Geographic STATSGO Database
  • Structured query language SQL
Development environment software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe ActionScript
  • Formula translation/translator FORTRAN
  • List processing language LISP
  • Microsoft Visual Basic
  • Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications VBA
Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Fireworks
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop software
Internet browser software
  • Web browser software
Map creation software
  • CDA International Manifold System
  • ESRI ArcGIS software
  • ESRI ArcInfo
  • ESRI ArcPad
  • ITT Visual Information Solutions ENVI
  • Leica Geosystems ERDAS IMAGINE
Mobile location based services software
  • Global positioning system GPS software
Object or component oriented development software
  • C++
  • Microsoft Visual C#
  • Practical extraction and reporting language Perl
  • Python
  • R
  • Sun Microsystems Java
Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office software
Presentation software
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel
Web platform development software
  • Drupal
  • Hypertext markup language HTML
  • Microsoft ASP.NET
Word processing software
  • Microsoft Word

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