What Software Do I Need to Use the IGDB?

Last Updated: 
Wednesday, September 20, 2017

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Any database needs an application to extract the information that it contains. The following specialized glazing and window design applications can each read, display, and use the information in the IGDB with varying degrees of utility.

Application Using IGDB Function of Application IGDB Format Used
Optics 5 glazing design and glazing-system analysis database
WINDOW 5 / THERM 5 window design and energy analysis database
WINDOW 4 window design and energy analysis text-file
WIS window design and energy analysis text file (database next version)
Frame™plus 5 window design and energy analysis text file
Desktop Radiance synthetic imaging system database