The Brandaleone Lab for Data and Visualization Services provides research computing for projects involving data analytics, data visualization, digital mapping and statistics. The lab is located on the first floor of Bostock Library in the Edge and is open to Duke affiliates during Perkins & Bostock operating hours.

Statistical Software

 Stata Icon Stata

 R Icon R

 RStudio Icon RStudio

 SAS iconSAS

 MatLab icon MatLab

 StatTransfer icon StatTransfer

 NVivo icon NVivo

Mapping Software

 ArcGIS icon ArcGIS

 ArcGIS Online icon ArcGIS Online

 Google Earth Pro icon Google Earth Pro


Visualization Software

 Tableau icon Tableau Public

 Adobe Creative Cloud icon Adobe Creative Cloud

 Gephi icon Gephi

Data Wrangling (normalizing)

  OpenRefine icon OpenRefine

 MS Excel icon Excel 2016

  • Or, use cleaning and wrangling techniques in the other packages


Lab Hardware - Computing Cluster

  • 12 Dell Precision T1650 workstations
    • Operating System: Windows 10 64-bit
    • Processor: Intel Xeon 3.5 GHz, 4 core
    • Monitors: Two 24" monitors, 16:10 aspect ratio
    • Memory: 32GB RAM
    • Drive Capacity: 1TB scratch storage (drive letter "D")
  • 3 Bloomberg Financial Workstations
  • 1 Fujitsu FI-6230Z Scanner with flatbed and automatic document feeder
    • Scanner uses up to A4-sized paper