uDig is an open source desktop application framework, built with Eclipse Rich Client (RCP) technology. uDig provides a complete Java solution for desktop GIS data access, editing, and viewing.
- User friendly: familiar graphical environment for GIS users;
- Desktop appliation: running as a thick client, natively user interface on Windows, Mac OS/X and Linux
- Internet: supporting standard (WMS, WFS, WCS,KML) and de facto (GeoRSS, tiles) geospatial web services
- GIS: framework for spatial data exploration and analysis