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Software Using GDAL

  • 3D DEM Viewer from MS MacroSystem
  • Cadcorp SIS: A Windows GIS with a GDAL plugin.
  • CatchmentSIM: A Windows terrain analysis model for hydrologic applications.
  • Demeter: A another OpenGL based terrain engine somewhat similar to VTP.
  • ESRI ArcGIS 9.2+: A popular GIS platform.
  • Feature Data Objects (FDO): Open source spatial data access libraries.
  • flighttrack: GPS track viewing and downloading software for Mac.
  • FME: A GIS translator package includes a GDAL plugin.
  • GdalToTiles: C# Program (open source) for make image tiles for Google Earth with KML Superoverlay.
  • GeoDjango: A framework for building geographic web applications.
  • GeoMatrix Toolkit, and GeoPlayerPro from GeoFusion: 3D visualization.
  • Google Earth: A 3D world viewer.
  • GRASS GIS: A raster/vector open source GIS uses GDAL for raster/vector import and export (via and
  • gstat: a geostatistical modelling package.
  • gvSIG: Desktop GIS Client.
  • ILWIS: Remote Sensing and GIS Desktop Package.
  • IONIC Red Spider: an OGC Web Services platform includes a GDAL plugin.
  • Leica TITAN: a geospatial data sharing and visualization environment.
  • libral: A raster algebra implementation and an experimental GUI+CLI GIS with Perl and GTK+.
  • MapGuide: Open source web mapping server.
  • UMN MapServer: A popular web mapping application with GDAL support.
  • MapWindow: open source ActiveX control with GIS functionality.
  • MicroImages TNT products: advanced software for geospatial analysis (Windows, LINUX, Mac OS X and UNIX)
  • Mirone: Matlab based package for geospatial, oceanographic and geophysical analysis of grids (Windows only)
  • OpenEV: An OpenGL/GTK/Python based graphical viewer which exclusively uses GDAL for raster access.
  • OSSIM: Another geospatial viewing and analysis environment which uses GDAL as one of several plugins.
  • the PYXIS innovation: An application for viewing performing analysis and modeling on user's geo-located data. (not yet generally available)
  • Quantum GIS (QGIS): A cross platform desktop GIS.
  • ScanMagic: Win32 application for visualization, analysis and processing of remote sensing data (lite version for free).
  • Scenomics: Software for building terrain databases uses GDAL for projection and data import/export.
  • SpaceEyes3D: 3D visualization software for cartographic data.
  • SpatialAce: A GIS Rapid Application Development environment.
  • StarSpan: raster/vector analysis.
  • TerraGo Technologies: The GeoPDF file format is used to distribute and collaborate geospatial data and uses GDAL for data import/export.
  • Thuban: A multi-platform interactive geographic data viewer.
  • vGeo: Interactive data fusion and visual analysis tool.
  • Virtual Terrain Project: fostering tools for easy construction of the real world in interactive, 3D digital form.

Feel free to add new packages in alphabetical order, please keep the description brief. Emphasised entries have an unusually strong or long collaborative history with GDAL.