SPRING is a state-of-the-art GIS and remote sensing image processing system with an object-oriented data model which provides for the integration of raster and vector data representations in a single environment. SPRING is a product of Brazil’s National Institute for Space Research and some collaborators.
SPRING main features
- An integrated GIS for environmental, socioeconomic and urban planning applications.
- A multi-platform system, including support for Windows95/98/NT/XP/7 and Linux.
- A widely accessible freeware for the GIS community with a quick learning curve.
- To be a mechanism of diffusion of the knowledge developed for the INPE and its partners with the introduction of new algorithms and methodologies.
For further information and download check: http://www.dpi.inpe.br/spring/english/