DE 001: Discovery Environment Quick Start

Goal: Become familiar with the Discovery Environment by learning how to create a multiple sequence alignment.

We will align the sequences contained in a FASTA file. Along the way you will learn to use the major components of the iPlant Discovery Environment.

How this tutorial will help you:

In this tutorial you will learn the basic skills you need to use the Discovery Environment. While each analysis you do in the DE is different, they all will make use of the same skills featured in this quick start.

By the end of this module, you should be able to:

  • Navigate the components of the Discovery Environment
  • Access and manipulate data (upload, download, move, etc.)
  • Start and complete an analysis
  • Track your analysis and see your results

Watch a quick tour: