Globals Software · G-SOFT Inc.

Globals Software is scientific software developed by Enrico Gratton for the analysis, acquisition, simulation, and visualization of data form spectroscopy and fluorescence microscopy.

There are two major versions of Globals Software for the Windows operating system: Globals for Images · SimFCS and Globals for Spectroscopy.

Globals Software can be downloaded and used for 30 days for free. Continued use requires registration with a software license key. License keys are available for purchase online.

Globals Software · G-SOFT Inc. is a sponsor of the Laboratory for Fluorescence Dynamics (LFD), the LFD Workshop in Advanced Fluorescence Imaging and Dynamics, the International Weber Symposium on Innovative Fluorescence Methodologies in Biochemistry and Medicine, the Gregorio Weber International Prize in Biological Fluorescence, and the LFD Colloquium.


SimFCS IconGlobals for Images · SimFCS

Globals for Images · SimFCS is a software developed by Enrico Gratton for fluorescence image analysis, visualization, simulation, and acquisition. Major features are:

  • Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy (FCS)
  • Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging (FLIM) and Phasor plots
  • Förster Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET)
  • Generalized Polarization (GP) and Spectral Phasors
  • Number and Brightness (N&B)
  • Photon Counting Histogram (PCH)
  • Raster and Spatio-temporal Image Correlation Spectroscopy (RICS, STICS)
  • Single Particle and Modulation Tracking (SPT, MT)
  • Image Mean Square Displacement (iMSD)
  • Pair Correlation Function (pCF)
  • Import of data files from fluorescence microscopy
  • Many Tutorials

Minimum Requirements

  • Microsoft Windows 7 SP1 Professional 64-bit operating system
  • Universal C Runtime (KB2999226)
  • Intel Core 2 Duo CPU (dual-core)
  • 8 GB RAM
  • 1280x1024 pixels display
  • OpenGL 1.2 compatible graphics card and latest display driver
  • Administrator rights for installation and registration
  • Internet connection during license registration

Globals IconGlobals for Spectroscopy

Globals for Spectroscopy is a software developed by Enrico Gratton for the analysis of data from time and frequency domain fluorometry, stopped flow kinetics, photon migration, and anisotropy decay. Major features are:

  • Marquardt and Simplex minimization
  • Rigorous error analysis
  • Sum of exponential decay rates
  • Continuous distribution of decay rates
  • Discrete or distributed rotational rates
  • Discrete or distributed quenching processes
  • Anisotropy decay with energy transfer
  • Excited-state reactions and energy transfer
  • Associative and non-associative decay rate
  • Extensive linking capabilities, function and tables

Minimum Requirements

  • Windows XP Pro SP3 operating system
  • Intel Pentium IV CPU
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 1024x768 pixels display
  • Administrator rights for installation

License Registration

Globals Software can be downloaded and used for 30 days without registration.

To continue using the software beyond the 30-day trial period, the software must be registered with a software license key, which can be ordered online.

During the registration process, the hardware of the computer on which the software is installed is bound to the license. The registration cannot be undone and the license cannot be transferred to another computer. Therefore, use the 30-day trial period to test the software before registering.

SimFCS Registration

To register Globals for Images · SimFCS, open the "SimFCS Registration" program from the "SimFCS 4" folder in the Windows start menu. Enter your name (in the "licensee name" field) and the purchased license key (in the "serial number" field), and then press the "Register" button. Registration requires administrator privileges and a working Internet connection. Once registered, the software can be used without internet connection or administrator privileges. Do not register again with another license key if the software is already registered.

To register Globals for Spectroscopy, enter the purchased license key when prompted for a registration password.


Ordering and Licensing Options

Globals Software can be downloaded and used for 30 days free of charge without a license.

To continue using the software beyond the 30-day trial period, the software must be registered using a software license key.

License keys can be ordered online and paid by credit card via the secure MyCommerce Share-it payment processing platform. Use the product specific links below to order.

License keys are sent via email to the customer immediately after the payment has been received.

Payments are non-refundable. Registered software cannot be unregistered. Therefore, use the 30-day trial period to test the software and resolve any issues before ordering license keys or registering the software.

Licensing Options and Pricing

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USD 2000 – Globals for Images · SimFCS License Key (8 computers)

  • This license option is intended for use in one laboratory.
  • One license key can be used to permanently register SimFCS versions 3 and 4 on up to 8 computers.
  • After 8 computers are registered using a license key, a new license key must be purchased to register the software on additional computers.
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USD 500 – Globals for Images · SimFCS License Key (1 computer)

  • One license key can be used to permanently register SimFCS versions 3 and 4 on one computer.
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USD 1000 – Globals for Spectroscopy License Key

  • This license option is intended for use in one laboratory.
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Support

Globals Software can be downloaded and used for 30 days for free. Use this trial period to test the software and resolve any issues before ordering licenses.

Support for online orders, invoicing, payments, etc. is provided by MyCommerce Share-it.

Contact support@globalssoftware.com with registration issues providing proof of purchase.


Contact Information

G-SOFT INC
2507 S Neil St
Champaign, IL 61820
USA

Chairman: Enrico Gratton

Email: info@globalssoftware.com

Website: http://www.globalssoftware.com