Beamline ID27 has a linux control computer and a number of Windows XP and Linux PC's. The control computer (minibar) is used for experimental control through SPEC (onsite link only), the windows systems rather for data-analysis and detector control.

Software for data-analysis are FIT2D (Hammersley, ESRF, 1997) and various software packages, each belonging to a particular detector.

For more information on software: Software for Science at ESRF.