Exelis Visual Information Solutions
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|Type||Subsidiary of ITT Exelis|
|Headquarters||Boulder, Colorado, USA|
IAS (Image Access Solutions)
Exelis Visual Information Solutions (Exelis VIS), a wholly owned subsidiary of ITT Exelis, provides software for the analysis and visualization of scientific data and imagery. The company develops products such as IDL, ENVI and IAS which are used in a variety of industries, including remote sensing, engineering, geology, aerospace, defense and intelligence, and medical imaging.
ENVI (an acronym for "ENvironment for Visualizing Images") is a software application used to process and analyze geospatial imagery. It is commonly used by remote sensing professionals and image analysts.
ENVI bundles together a number of scientific algorithms for image processing a lot of which are contained in automated, wizard-based approach that walks users through complex tasks. It was originally developed by Better Solutions Consulting, LLC, a partnership of five individuals in Boulder, CO. In 2000, ENVI was sold to Kodak at the same time Kodak purchased RSI.
- Exelis Visual Information Solutions official site.