Download links and installation information for popular software.


DUSP recommends and provides support for two major GIS platforms, Esri ArcGIS and QGIS. Contact Mike with questions on which might be most appropriate for your project.

Windows and Mac Versions Free and Open Source GIS Software
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Installation Instructions

3D Modeling and Point Cloud Processing

For more on this, visit the DUSPviz 3D modeling page.


Adobe Creative Cloud: Suite of leading graphic design software. Includes Photoshop and Illustrator, among many others.

Inkscape: Free and Open Source vector graphics software.

GIMP: Free and Open Source raster manipulation software.


Fineo: Online tool for creating Sankey flow diagrams

Gephi: Interactive visualization and exploration platform for all kinds of networks and complex systems, dynamic and hierarchical graphs

Network Workbench: A Large-Scale Network Analysis, Modeling and Visualization Toolkit for Biomedical, Social Science and Physics Research

Visone: Analyze and visualize network data in an integrated fashion

Density Atlas: Resource for comparing urban densities around the world

RStudio: Open Source Statistical Software

Processing: Open Source Visualization Coding Language

D3: Data-Driven Documents - an Open Source JavaScript Library for Data Visualization

Leaflet: Open Source JavaScript Library for Interactive Maps