BBMap 38.87-GCC-8.3.0

There is a newer version of BBMap

BBMap short read aligner, and other bioinformatic tools.

Accessing BBMap 38.87-GCC-8.3.0

To load the module for BBMap 38.87-GCC-8.3.0 please use this command on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEARCloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs):

module load BBMap/38.87-GCC-8.3.0

BEAR Apps Version




The listed architectures consist of two part: OS-CPU.

  • BlueBEAR: The OS used on BlueBEAR is represented by EL and there are several different processor (CPU) types available on BlueBEAR. More information about the processor types on BlueBEAR is available on the BlueBEAR Job Submission page.
  • BEAR and CaStLeS Cloud VMs: These VMs can have one of two OSes. Those with access to a BEAR Cloud or CaStLeS VM should check that the listed architectures for an application include the OS of VM being used. The VMs, irrespective of OS, will use the haswell CPU type.

More Information

For more information visit the BBMap website.


This version of BBMap has a direct dependency on: GCC/8.3.0 Java/11

Other Versions

These versions of BBMap are available on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEARCloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs). These will be retained in accordance with our Applications Support and Retention Policy.

Version BEAR Apps Version
38.90-GCC-10.2.0 2020b

Last modified on 13th October 2020