The information in this manual is aimed at administrators who are responsible for Workbench installation, configuration and maintenance at a site. We include information here about installers, licenses and where the files associated with a Workbench installation are put.

For installing the CLC Bioinformatics Database and CLC Server, please refer to the installation chapter in the respective user manuals (see This user manual can also be found in pdf format: User_Manual.pdf

At the moment, the CLC Workbenches are:

In addition, there is the CLC Sequence Viewer, which is freely available.

In the first part of this manual, we take a closer look at deployment. Then the license system is discussed, followed by an explanation of the concept of plugins and workflows. Finally there is an overview chapter which tells you where to find all the different files in a client installation. This is useful when deploying the Workbench and also for back-up purposes.

Please contact if your questions about deployment are not answered in this manual.