IDL is a software package for data analysis, visualization, and cross-platform application development. It combines tools for any type of project, from "quick-look" interactive analysis and display to large-scale commercial programming projects. It can be used to develop algorithms, interfaces, and visualizations and crunch through large numerical problems.
For more information, please see the ITT IDL site.
On the analysis machines, IDL is available as a module:
> module load idl > idl
When running IDL in a batch job, the following should be included in the job script to ensure that a license is available when the job starts:
#PBS -l software=idl
This package has the following support level : Supported