Database software

MySQL Logo MySQL: open-source, efficient database server, ideally suited to web applications

Access logo Microsoft Access: well-worth considering for those not involved in the Human Genome Project

SQL Server logo Microsoft SQL Server: an industry standard, also available as a free download for less demanding situations.

Oracle logo Oracle Servers: like SQL Server, an industry standard and available in cut-down form as a free download.

Handheld computers

Juniper logo Juniper Systems produce the Allegro, an extremely good field computer

Itronix logo Itronix produce a range of robust handheld computer, including the Husky models

Automated weather systems

Campbell Scientific logo Campbell Scientific produce some of the best met. systems and dataloggers

Skye logo Skye Instruments produce a popular range of sensors and weather stations

Vaisala logo High-spec sensors and weather stations

Grant logo Data loggers and sensors