Keywords : acquire, caraibes


Ifremer distributes CARAIBES software to multibeam sounder and sidescan sonar users who want to process the data themselves.

A CARAIBES license acquisition includes the following elements :

  • CARAIBES is a freeware, delivered on web site, along with its installation guide; online help replaces the user manual,
  • source code is not available,
  • CARAIBES doesn’t need any additional " run-time ",
  • maintenance is included in the license price ; about two versions are published each year. Assistance is available via e-mail,
  • The license price depends on the type of use of CARAIBES (provision of commercial service); universities and research laboratories are granted special purchasing terms.
    For further information, apply to person in charge of DCB/NSE/ILE service in Brest (