Last Updated on: 18th May 2023, 04:09 pm
Web site: sites.google.com/site/poseidonlinux/Home
Desktop environment: Unity
Based on: Ubuntu
Media: Live DVD
The last version | Released: 9 | September 29, 2017
Poseidon Linux – a friendly and complete desktop, based on open source software and aimed at the international scientific community (students, technicians, professors, researchers). This operating system is based on Ubuntu (previously on Kurumin/Knoppix) and inspired by Quantian Linux. It offers several specific tools in the areas of Bathymetry, Seafloor Mapping, GIS and 3D Visualization.
It includes a large number of scientific applications, covering areas such as:
– GIS and Geostatistics
– Visualization 2D/3D/4D
– CAD / Engineering
– Computer Graphics
– Image Editing and Vectorial Drawing
– Numeric modelling / Simulation
– Scientific graphs
– Scientific Authoring
– Programming languages
The usual software for daily use, such as the LibreOffice suite, Internet browsers, instant messaging and chat clients are also included.
The latest version of Poseidon Linux 9 is based on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.