on the Internet
With the purpose to widely spread the Geoprocessing and Remote Sensing
techniques, the Linux and Windows 95/98/NT/ME/2000/XP/Vista/7 versions of
the software SPRING, can be downloaded freely ("freeware") through
the Internet. The Internet version is complete containing all functions
developed by INPE/DPI with no limits of data size or processing
time. SPRING is available as freeware, which means that you can
freely copy and redistribute the system, but INPE retains the copyright.
You are not allowed to modify, sell or lend the software, and you
must redistribute the entire program. Being freeware, the code is
supplied "as is", without warranty of any kind. Please, check the
more details. Click HERE
if you want to download some examples of SPRING databases.
Requirements to run SPRING
SPRING runs either on Linux or Windows system. The minimum requirements for running on Windows are:
The requirements for Linux are:
- An IBM-PC compatible, at least 512 Mb RAM, processor speed 500 MHz or better
- Hard disk: 200 MB for the
software and 250 MB for examples;
- Windows 95/98/ME/NT/XP/Vista/7.
- Memory (RAM): 512Mb or more.
- Hard disk: 200 MB free for
the software and 250 Mb or more for examples.
- Linux Operational Systems: Fedora8, Mandriva2008, OpenSuse10/11
Scientific Citation of SPRING
For citation of SPRING in scientific reports, please use a reference to the
Integrating remote sensing and GIS by object-oriented data modelling"
Camara G, Souza RCM, Freitas UM, Garrido J Computers & Graphics,
20: (3) 395-403, May-Jun 1996.