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WHONET Software


This is our NEW version of WHONET. It is a modernized version of WHONET 5.6. In addition to the standard WHONET 5.6 features, this version supports 26 languages and includes new features for exporting to the WHO GLASS data structure. Further information on GLASS can be found using this link.

WHONET 2020 is a desktop application with support for CLSI, M100, M45, M60, and M61 and EUCAST 2020 breakpoints. VET03/04, VET06, and VET08 will be included with our next update release.


Online installation 32-bit (19 MB)
Offline installation 32-bit (143 MB)

Online installation 64-bit (19 MB)
Offline installation 64-bit (145 MB)

Build date: 2020-07-14
Version: 20.7.14


This version of WHONET is still in development. In addition to the standard features of the desktop softwares, For U.S. facilities, WHONET WEB also supports monthly reporting to the CDC’s NHSN project MDRO-CDI reporting module.

WHONET WEB is a web application which can be deployed on an intranet, or the public internet to a server of your choice. The current demonstration version is available in English only, but multilingual support will be added.

Username: demo
Password: WHONETdemo
Build date: 2018-02-04

Requirements Documentation


WHONET 5.6 is a desktop application with support for 24 languages and 2020 CLSI and EUCAST breakpoints.


Online installation (18.5 MB)
Offline installation (62.5 MB)
Build date: 2020-07-15

Backup installation (32.8 MB)
Backup version: 2016-05

Additional software

WHONET Automation Tool
Build date: 2019-12-02
Version: 19.12.2

The Automation Tool enables a sequence of processing events to be configured in response to new files, or at a set time of day. It can also be configured to send status and error messages by email to key personnel at the end of each processing cycle.

WHONET beta version

The beta version can be installed side-by-side with the standard distribution. This version is intended to preview new features and bug fixes before they are released in the standard package.

Beta - Online installation 32-bit (19 MB)
Beta - Offline installation 32-bit (143 MB)

Beta - Online installation 64-bit (19 MB)
Beta - Offline installation 64-bit (145 MB)

Build date: 2020-07-14
Version: 20.7.14