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 (map) 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 Pro icon ArcGIS Pro

 ArcGIS Online icon ArcGIS Online

 Google Earth Pro icon Google Earth Pro


Visualization Software

 Tableau icon Tableau Desktop

 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 5820 Tower workstations
    • Operating System: Windows 10 64-bit
    • Processor: Intel Xeon 3.7 GHz, Turbo, 8 core, 11M Cache
    • Monitors: Two 24" monitors, 16:10 aspect ratio
    • Memory: 32GB RAM
    • Boot Drive: M.2 512GB PCIe NVMe Class 50 Solid State Drive
    • 3.5 4TB 5400rpm SATA Storage Drive (drive letter "D")
  • 3 Bloomberg Financial Workstations