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BootCamp (available at apple.com), SWSoft’s Parallels ($79) or VMware Fusion ($79).
URBP 179/279: Advanced GIS for Planners, Spring Semester 2008 Page 2 Recommended Hardware and Software
The computer laboratory and mini-lab are available to students to complete in-class assignments and
homework. If a personal computer is used to complete work started in class, a USB ﬂash drive and/or a
rewriteable CD-ROM is strongly recommended for saving ﬁles and transferring them to the personal
computer. GIS data ﬁles can be large, so media with at least 2 GB of capacity are recommended. Some webbased services such as YouSendIt.com and TransferBigFiles.com provide free transfer of single ﬁles up to a
certain size, usually 1 GB. Multiple data ﬁles can be consolidated into a single ZIP ﬁle prior to transfer.
To take full advantage of the course resources, each student should have access to a computer with an Internet
connection and have access to the following softwa...
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This note was uploaded on 02/19/2014 for the course POLS 103 taught by Professor Christensen during the Summer '08 term at San Jose State University .
- Summer '08