Packages - Data Explorer (DX)
Purpose and General Description
The IBM Visualization Data Explorer
- or via
European mirror .
provides a visual approach to analysing scientific and other data,
using the dataflow approach to visualization.
A wide range of public domain modules
are available via the
Data Explorer Repository.
More information (dating from 1995) is
about dataflow systems in general, including DX.
Output Formats Generated
The result of working with DX can be a 3D abstract
Although DX has a renderer, there may be reasons for
wishing to export 3D scenes - for example,
to make it available on the Web,
to make a high quality still or video
or to analyse it in a VR system.
DX generates its own geometry format and other modules via the
Data Explorer Repository
can create other geometry formats.
Supplier and Cost
DX is commercially available from
Information last updated on 2 December 1997.
Virtual Environments Visualisation