FREAC historically uses Geographic Information System (GIS) products from Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) in combination with open source and other products in order to maximize control and flexibility.
|GIS Software||ESRI ArcGIS|
|Map Server||ArcGIS Server|
|Spatial and Relational Databases||PostGIS|
|Image Processing||ERDAS Imagine|
|Programming Languages and Frameworks||Python|
|Sun Microsystems Java/JSP|
Florida State University is a Tier-1 Research University. FREAC has access to advanced networking and computing resources. Additionally, FREAC maintains separate and secure, dedicated server environments for development and production efforts.