The Center for Computation and Visualization maintains a vast catalog of research software on the centralized High Performance Computing (HPC) resource. While primarily open source software, this includes several licensed applications as well. For more information on the types of software provided for HPC users, please see https://www.ccv.brown.edu/software.
For lab and desktop software, CIS provides licenses for a variety of research related software that can be installed by the user or lab manager. For the list of software available, please visit https://www.brown.edu/information-technology/software.