A PROBA-V MEP VM comes with the following tools pre-installed.

Desktop GIS/Remote sensing:

  1. ESA SNAP toolbox 5.x (https://sentinel.esa.int/web/sentinel/toolboxes/sentinel-2) with PROBA-V plugin
  2. QGIS 2.8 (http://qgis.org)

GIS Software libraries:

  1. GDAL 1.11 (http://gdal.org/) - GIS data handling toolset
  2. ​GRASS GIS 7.x (https://grass.osgeo.org/) - GIS tool
  3. Python 2.7/3.x, with packages (list below)
  4. PK tools (http://pktools.nongnu.org)
  5. HDF5 1.8.13 (https://www.hdfgroup.org/HDF5/)

General scientific computing:

  1. Octave, matlab alternative, (planned)

Distributed processing:

  1. Apache Spark 1.4/1.6.1 (http://spark.apache.org/)

Programming environments:

  1. Spyder - Python
  2. kdevelop (C++)
  3. R studio

Programming languages:

  1. Java 8
  2. Python 2.7/3.x
  3. C(++), gcc compiler version 4.4.7

General tools:

  1. Scite (Text editor)
  2. Okular (PDF Viewer)
  3. Ristretto (Image Viewer)

Python packages:

Name Version Description
rasterio 0.36.0 EO raster manipulation, GDAL wrapper.
gdal-python 1.11/2.x GIS API
pandas 0.18.1  
seaborn 0.7.1  
matplotlib 1.5.1  
Pillow 3.3.0 image manipulation
h5py 2.6.0 HDF5 library
scikit-learn 0.18.1 machine learning
lxml 3.6.4 xml manipulation
OWSLib 0.11.2 OGC Web Services client
requests 2.12.5 HTTP requests
numpy 1.11.1 matrix manipulation
pyproj 1.9.5.1 Projection handling