This cool tidbit tipped off via Twitter courtesy of @mgCopping and @cageyjames as Esri announces an at home license arrangement that will cost existing users a mere $100 per year for the license (non-commercial use).
From Esri… For a $100 annual fee, the ArcGIS for Home Use 12-month term license includes:
- ArcGIS 3D Analyst
- ArcGIS Geostatistical Analyst
- ArcGIS Network Analyst
- ArcGIS Publisher
- ArcGIS Schematics
- ArcGIS Spatial Analyst
- ArcGIS Tracking Analyst
The ArcGIS for Home Use program is available worldwide.
ArcGIS for Home Use makes GIS available to everyone. This offer is ideal for existing ArcGIS users who want to use the same powerful software at home for noncommercial personal use and for individuals who want to expand their GIS skills. However, anyone can participate in this program. See details http://www.esri.com/arcgis-for-home