picard is a set of Java command-line tools for manipulating high-throughput sequencing (HTS) data and formats. it is implemented using the HTSJDK Java library HTSJDK to support accessing file formats that are commonly used for high-throughput sequencing data such as SAM and VCF. ¹
It was programmed by Phoenix HPC Service of The University of Adelaide, Australia.
This version is installed and currently available...
... on environment hpc-env/8.3:
... on environment hpc-uniol-env:
To execute picard, you must run: java -jar $EBROOTPICARD/picard.jar
If you want to find out more about picard on the HPC cluster, you can use the command
module spider picard
This will show you basic information e.g. a short description and the currently installed version.
To load the desired version of the module, use the command, e.g.
module load hpc-env 6.4 module load picard
Always remember: this command is case sensitive!
The full documentation can be found here.