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BCC2020 is online, global, and affordable. The meeting and training are now done, and the CoFest is under way.

The 2020 Bioinformatics Community Conference brings together the Bioinformatics Open Source Conference (BOSC) and the Galaxy Community Conference into a single event featuring training, a meeting, and a CollaborationFest. Events run from July 17 through July 25, and is held in both the eastern and western hemispheres.

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Friday, July 17 • 09:01 - 11:30
Introduction to Galaxy Administration I

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After attending this three-session workshop you will be able to set up, configure, and administer a fairly polished Galaxy instance. Topics include:
  • deployment and platform options
  • using Ansible to install and configure your own server
  • customizing and extending your instance
  • defining and importing genomes, running data managers
  • upgrading to a new Galaxy release
  • configure nginX webserver with Galaxy
  • database overview and best practices
  • running tools in containers
  • users and groups and quotas
  • storage management and using heterogeneous storage services
  • exploring the Galaxy job configuration file
  • connecting Galaxy to compute clusters
  • polishing Galaxy on uWSGI application server
  • instance monitoring using Grafana
  • shared data management with CVMFS
  • when things go wrong: Galaxy server troubleshooting tips & examples

  • Knowledge and comfort with the Unix/Linux command line interface and a text editor: If you don't know what cd, mv, rm, mkdir, chmod, grep and so on can do then you will struggle

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That Other Person

Software Engineer, Galaxy Project, Johns Hopkins University
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Martin Čech

Dev and Trainer, free element
Galaxy Enthusiast
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Nate Coraor

System Administrator, Galaxy Project, Penn State University
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Nicola Soranzo

Earlham Institute

Friday July 17, 2020 09:01 - 11:30 EDT
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