IGN 6-8
From GUIs to APIs (whether or not you know what that means): A programming and analysis toolkit for ecologists, environmental scientists, and evolutionary biologists

Tuesday, August 11, 2015
345, Baltimore Convention Center
Ramona L. Walls, iPlant Collaborative, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
What if your ecological hacking could focus on the fun stuff like developing new algorithms or UIs, and you didn’t have to worry about things like authentication, data storage, permissions, and access to high-performance computing? iPlant cyberinfrastructure and APIs can help you there! Maybe you’ve never hacked, but you are code curious? Maybe you just need an efficient way to get work done? iPlant offers preinstalled software, GUIs, and cloud-compute gateway services you can start using today. Once you’re hooked, we provide the tools and services to take your skills to the next level. Want to know more? Visit iplantcollaborative.org.