About bcl move

bcl move workflow automates post-production storage of Illumina NGS runs:  permanent data storage in NCI Cleversafe and data delivery to core facility users.

Features Set:

  • Automated backup of Next Generation Sequence Data produced by Illumina to NCI Cleversafe Storage System.
  • Tar packaged and uploaded to NCI Cleversafe Storage System.
  • Provides a means of sharing data with core-facitiy users through URL data.


  • Access to Helix or Biowulf
  • NCI Cleversafe Account
  • Gof3r software for fast, parallelized streaming to NCI Cleversafe.
  • Web browser or Unix-based terminal to download data.