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ENVI + IDL

ENVI products create the premier geospatial software foundation to process and analyze all types of imagery and data such as multispectral, hyperspectral, LiDAR, and SAR. They are designed to be used by everyone from GIS professionals to image analysts and image scientists, regardless of prior experience with imagery. All ENVI products integrate with ArcGIS® from Esri, are easily customized to meet your unique needs, and are backed by a robust community of users that crosses disciplines.

IDL is the trusted scientific programming language used across disciplines to extract meaningful visualizations out of complex numerical data.

This software is available to Harvard Affiliates only. Please follow the installation instruction below to download, install, and activate your license. To directly download the software, you will need to login with your HUID/HarvardKey here: Software Access page (click) to get credentials for downloading it from the Download Link section below.

ENVI License Servers

After installation, download the following two license files in the Download Link section by right-click to save link as ***.dat into C:\Program Files\Exelis\License\ folder.