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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 GeoGraphix
  • SAS Hot technology
  • The MathWorks MATLAB Hot technology
Application server software
Business intelligence and data analysis software
  • Tableau Hot technology
Computer aided design CAD software
  • Autodesk AutoCAD Hot technology
  • Bentley Microstation Hot technology
  • Computer aided design and drafting software CADD
Data base user interface and query software
  • dBASE
  • Microsoft Access Hot technology
  • Microsoft SQL Server Hot technology
  • National Land Cover Database NLCD
  • Soil Survey Geographic SSURGO
  • State Soil Geographic STATSGO Database
  • Structured query language SQL Hot technology
Development environment software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe ActionScript Hot technology
  • Formula translation/translator FORTRAN
  • List processing language LISP
  • Microsoft Visual Basic Hot technology
  • Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications VBA
  • Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition VBScript Hot technology
Enterprise application integration software
  • Extensible markup language XML Hot technology
Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Fireworks Hot technology
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Illustrator Hot technology
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop Hot technology
Internet browser software
  • Web browser software
Map creation software
  • CDA International Manifold System
  • ESRI ArcGIS software Hot technology
  • ESRI ArcInfo
  • ESRI ArcPad
  • ESRI ArcView
  • 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++ Hot technology
  • Microsoft Visual C#
  • Oracle Java Hot technology
  • Practical extraction and reporting language Perl Hot technology
  • Python Hot technology
  • R Hot technology
Object oriented data base management software
  • PostgreSQL Hot technology
Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office
Operating system software
  • UNIX Hot technology
Presentation software
  • Microsoft PowerPoint Hot technology
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel Hot technology
Video creation and editing software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe AfterEffects Hot technology
Web page creation and editing software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Dreamweaver Hot technology
Web platform development software
  • Drupal Hot technology
  • Ext JS Hot technology
  • Hypertext markup language HTML Hot technology
  • LAMP Stack Hot technology
  • Microsoft ASP.NET
  • PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor Hot technology
Word processing software
  • Microsoft Word

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