FactStat was developed as an example website by Randall Conner to be linked to from his resume. Various technologeis were used to build this site. The data from the US government agencies were downloaded from the senate.gov and CDC sites. The following lists the technologies used.
The ASP.NET MVC is a web application framework developed by Microsoft, which implements the model–view–controller pattern. It is open-source software, apart from the ASP.NET Web Forms component which is proprietary.
Razor is an ASP.NET programming syntax used to create dynamic web pages with the C# or Visual Basic.NET programming languages.
jVectorMap is a vector-based, cross-browser and cross-platform component for interactive geography-related data visualization on the web. It provides numerious features like smooth zooming and panning, fully-customizable styling, markers, labels and tooltips.
Microsoft SQL Server is a relational database management system developed by Microsoft. As a database server, it is a software product with the primary function of storing and retrieving data as requested by other software applications—which may run either on the same computer or on another computer across a network.
Extensible Markup Language (XML) is a markup language that defines a set of rules for encoding documents in a format which is both human-readable and machine-readable. It is defined by the W3C's XML 1.0 Specification and by several other related specifications, all of which are free open standards.