This software is an experimental beta release and by no means a finished program. The software is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind.
Platform Independent download for researchers
The CATCH-colonies software is platform independent and will run on any modern Windows, Mac, and Linux computer that has Java installed. Just download the ZIP archive, extract the software to your favorite location on the PC, and start analyzing your experiments. No installation required.
Note: Most computers already have Java installed. In case that yours doesn’t, you can easily find guides on how to install java. You need to have at least version 8 (also called SE 8 or 1.8.0) or later installed.
Source code download for programmers
Interested in adding new features to the software or customizing it to your needs? The CATCH-colonies software is freely available under the MIT open source license. You can simply download the source code here.
To build the project you need to have the following dependencies on you classpath:
- TwelveMonkeys ImageIO for TIFF image support
- Smile – Statistical Machine Intelligence and Learning Engine