BioCARS provides the users with a variety of hardware and software resources in order to view, process, and store diffraction data. This gives users the opportunity to process their data before returning to their home institution.
Many software packages are available on both SGI (IRIX) and Redhat Linux computers. These are usually updated on a regular basis.
The final step during the synchrotron trip is usually the process of backing up the large amount of data that gets generated. Several backup options are available to the users.