ERDAS geographic information software passes Windows 2000 test
- By Natasha Haubold
- Mar 28, 2000
ERDAS Inc. has had its ERDAS IMAGINE 8.4 geographic information system certified
to run on Microsoft Corp.'s new Windows 2000 operating system.
Designed to capture the process experts use to analyze and compare results
to arrive at a solution, ERDAS allows someone who is not an expert in the
field to extract information from digital photographs and radar images for
spatial analysis, map creation, 3D and 2D feature collection, and stereo
The software gives users the ability to view accurate 3D images of elevations
and clean up images by removing speckles, analyzing image textures and merging
images from several mediums, including satellite pictures, 35mm film and
Pricing varies depending on the range of modules acquired and customized
configurations. The starting price for IMAGINE 8.4 operating on Windows
is $2,000 and $3,000 for UNIX. Discounts are available for educational programs
and government organizations.