News & Features
Apr 20 2015
The iPlant Collaborative and Data Carpentry recently held a workshop to develop lesson and assessment materials designed to get investigators working with – and feeling out – big data.
Apr 10 2015
A group of USDA-Agricultural Research Service researchers are collaborating with the iPlant Collaborative in working through big data analysis topics including RNA-sequence workflows and population data.
Apr 07 2015
All services are back online and available.
Mar 30 2015
Discovery Environment version 1.9.6 has been deployed. New reference genomes are available.
Mar 23 2015
Scientists took advantage of the iPlant Collaborative resources and the Stampede and Lonestar supercomputers at the Texas Advanced Computing Center for a recent study suggesting that gene expression plays a significant role in a plant's adaptation to local climate.
Mar 13 2015
Analyses completed using the iPlant Collaborative’s data storage and analysis platforms earned researchers the cover publication in the January edition of The Plant Cell, the journal of the American Society of Plant Biologists.
Mar 11 2015
The UK’s Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) has invested £7.5 million in new infrastructure, including iPlant UK, a cyber-infrastructure for plant sciences.
Mar 03 2015
Videos from iPlant at the 2015 International Plant and Animal Genome Meeting XXIII
Mar 02 2015
With Big Data poised to go mainstream this year, here’s a brief(ish) look at the long history of thought and innovation which have led us to the dawn of the data age.
Feb 25 2015
Researchers, students, and educators congregated at the UA campus to learn computational skills for storing, sharing, analyzing and visualizing large datasets.