Galaxy News

This page contains announcements of interest to the Galaxy Community. These include items from the Galaxy Team or the Galaxy community and address anything that is of wide interest to the community.

Also see the Galactic Blog for more.

See Add a News Item below for how to get an item on this page and the RSS feed. Older news items are available in the Galaxy News Archive.

September 20th 20184 Big Galaxy Events Before 2018 is Done

eResearch Australasia, Translational Medicine, BioHackathon, European Galaxy Days

September 19th 2018Galaxy Admin Training, January 2019, Penn State

Basic and Advanced Training for setting up your own Galaxy server

September 13th 2018September 2018 Galactic News

New events, pubs, blog post, jobs, ...

September 7th 2018CloudBridge v1 release

Support for Microsoft Azure, better consistency

August 2nd 2018August 2018 Galactic News

New: events (GCC2019!), pubs (400+), blog posts, jobs, ...

May 23rd 2018Galaxy Release 18.05

Style update, Unlimited uploads, Rule-based uploader

May 18th 2018GCCBOSC 2018 Childcare Update

eLife Sponsorship & ISB Microgrant lower costs

May 15th 2018GCCBOSC 2018 Call for BoFs

Birds of feather flock together in Portland

May 9th 2018Christophe Caron

You will be missed

May 2nd 2018May 2018 Galactic News

GCCBOSC and other event news; new pubs, servers, jobs, ...

April 11th 2018April 2018 Galactic News

UseGalaxy.org gets some siblings, GCCBOSC and other event news; new pubs, servers, jobs, ...

March 19th 2018Galaxy Release 18.01

Performance, uWSGI, Collection usability, new BAM datatypes, Experimental job caching

March 1st 2018March 2018 News of the Galaxy!

GCCBOSC Abstracts, Registration, Housing & Kenotes; Europe, Africa, blog, pubs, servers, jobs, ...

February 20th 2018GCCBOSC 2018 abstract submission and registration are open

See you in Portland this summer...

February 20th 2018Apply for a GCC2018 Fellowship

Apply soon...

January 30th 2018February 2018 News of the Galaxy!

GCCBOSC Topic Voting (NOW!), Europe, Africa, blog, pubs, servers, jobs, ...

January 22nd 2018Galaxy Cloud embraces the GVL

From Galaxy 17.09, Galaxy cloud instances use the GVL framework

January 22nd 2018GCCBOSC 2018 Training Topic Vote!

Voting closes January 31

January 5th 2018January 2018 News of the Galaxy!

New events, blog posts, publications, jobs, ...

January 5th 2018All-new CloudLaunch release

Manages your credentials, multiple clouds, multiple apps,...

December 14th 2017GCCBOSC2018 Training Topic Nominations

Choose your own training adventure!

December 7th 2017December 2017 Galaxy News

New events, blog posts, publications, jobs, ...

November 15th 2017European Galaxy Administrator Workshop

5 days of admin training in Oslo

November 2nd 2017Galaxy Release 17.09

Singularity, download collections, switch tool versions in workflows,...

October 31st 2017November 2017 Galaxy News

Galactic Blog launches, new events, pubs, tools, ...

October 2nd 2017October 2017 Galaxy News

New events, pubs, openings, tools, ...

September 28th 2017Galaxy publication library moves to Zotero

4956 pubs and counting

September 13th 2017Blankenberg Lab is hiring post-docs

Work at one of the best research hospitals in the world

September 11th 2017usegalaxy.org maintenance on Sept 19

... but there are other options

September 6th 2017September 2017 Galaxy News

New events, pubs, openings, tools, ...

August 17th 2017Gateways 2017

Early-bird registration ends Sep 1!

August 10th 2017Galaxy Project @ Johns Hopkins is hiring

Software engineers and post-docs

August 1st 2017August 2017 Galaxy News

Mark your calendars: GCC2018; GCC2017 slides & posters; new events, pubs, openings, servers, tools, ...

July 20th 2017Galaxy @ ISMB/ECCB/BOSC 2017

Galaxy every day, and a Tutorial, a BoF and a Dinner too

June 25th 2017Poll: Galaxy Dinner @ ISMB/ECCB/BOSC 2017

It's time for a Galaxy dinner gathering in Prague

June 19th 2017Admin Training Poll

Where should Galaxy Admin Training be held next?

June 6th 2017June 2017 Galaxy News

GCC2017 is almost here (keynotes, BoFs, lightning, Hack the Universe!, ...)

May 24th 2017Galaxy Release 17.05

Propagating hashtags, Drag & Drop datasets, Upload directly to a collection,...

May 20th 2017Call for BoFs at GCC2017

Flock together over common interests in Montpellier

May 2nd 2017May 2017 Galaxy News

GCC2017 deadlines, ISMB/ECCB Tutorial, and lots of new stuff

April 4th 2017April 2017 Galaxy News

GCC2017 + new events, papers, jobs, servers, releases, and a milestone

March 20th 2017The Language Applications (LAPPS) Grid Seeks Input from Scientists Who Want to Mine Scientific Literature

March 16th 2017G-OnRamp Beta Testers Workshop: Invitation

Create genome browsers for collaborative annotation of eukaryotic genomes.

March 7th 2017March 2017 Galaxy News

GCC2017 + new events, papers, jobs, servers, releases, ...

March 6th 2017Apply for a GCC2017 Fellowship

March 3rd 20172017 Galaxy Community Conference: Registration & abstract submission are open

February 23rd 2017Galaxy Release 17.01

Conda enabled by default, New user preferences interface, Support for compressed FASTQ formats, ...

February 2nd 2017Galaxy is hiring

January 9th 2017GCC2017 Training Day Topic Nominations

January 4th 2017January 2017 Galactic News

December 15th 2016October 2016 Galaxy Release (v 16.10)

December 6th 2016December 2016 Galactic News

October 17th 2016Galaxy on Jetstream Cloud update

October 3rd 2016October 2016 Galactic News

October 3rd 2016Galaxy Australia Community & GAMe 2017

September 27th 2016GCC2018 Call for Host Proposals

September 6th 2016September 2016 Galactic News

August 25th 2016July 2016 Galaxy Release (v 16.07)

August 23rd 2016Galaxy Admin Training, Nov 7-11

July 29th 2016August 2016 Galactic News

July 22nd 2016Multi-omics Postdoc Opening

July 6th 2016July 2016 Galactic News

June 1st 2016June 2016 Galactic News

May 25th 201616.05 Galaxy CloudMan release

May 18th 2016April 2016 Galaxy Release (v 16.04)

April 29th 2016May 2016 Galactic News

April 7th 2016Galaxy on Jetstream Cloud

April 7th 2016Conda Dependencies Codefest Report

March 31st 2016Galactic News! April Edition

March 24th 201616.03 Galaxy CloudMan release

March 17th 2016Galaxy DevOps Workshop - Heidelberg

March 1st 2016March 2016 Galactic News

February 24th 2016Jan 2016 Galaxy Release (v 16.01)

February 18th 2016GCC2016 Scholarships: Apply Now!

February 5th 2016Bioinformaticist @ Johns Hopkins APL

February 2nd 2016Galaxy Goes Mobile

February 2nd 2016February 2016 Galactic News

February 1st 2016Disease Transcriptome Postdoc, Oslo

January 13th 2016Oct 2015 Galaxy Release (v 15.10)

January 4th 2016January 2016 Galactic News

December 18th 2015GCC2016 is Online!

December 1st 2015December 2015 Galactic News

November 10th 2015Software Engineer, OHSU, Portland, OR

November 2nd 2015November 2015 Galactic News

October 26th 2015GCC2016 Training Topic Vote!

October 1st 2015October 2015 Galactic News

September 29th 2015First Online IUC Codefest

September 28th 2015GCC2016 Training Day Topic Nominations

September 14th 2015GCC2017 Call for Host Proposals

September 3rd 2015Mid 2015 Galaxy CloudMan release

September 3rd 2015July 2015 Galaxy Release (v 15.07)

September 1st 2015September 2015 Galactic News

August 20th 2015Galaxy Google Calendars

August 13th 2015August 12, 2015 Galaxy Security Advisories

August 12th 20152500 Galaxy Papers & Counting

August 10th 2015Tools + Dataset Collections Hackathon

July 31st 2015August 2015 Galactic News

May 31st 2015June 2015 Galactic News

May 14th 2015May 2015 Galaxy Release (v 15.05)

May 8th 2015Galaxy Data Wrangling Hackathon

May 1st 2015May Galactic News!

April 27th 2015GCC2015 Registration is Open!

April 21st 2015GCC2015 Scholarships

April 8th 2015Worflow4Metabolomics 2015 Course

April 8th 2015Events Aplenty Near GCC2015

April 2nd 2015April! Galactic News!

March 30th 2015Graph-based Genomes: PhDs in Oslo

March 19th 2015BioBlend v0.5.3 Released

March 16th 2015March 2015 Galaxy Release (v 15.03)

March 9th 2015GTN Joints GOBLET

March 2nd 2015Opening @ University of Oslo

March 2nd 2015The March 2015 Galaxy News

February 25th 2015GCC2015 Abstract Submission Open

February 13th 2015Bioinformatics Methods in Genomics, Zagreb

February 3rd 2015GCC2016 Needs a Host!

January 30th 2015Galactic News! Feb. 2015 Edition

January 28th 201519 February GalaxyAdmins Meetup

January 19th 2015GCC2015 Training Day Vote!

January 17th 2015Bioinformatician, MDC Berlin-Buch

January 13th 2015January 13, 2015 Galaxy Distribution

January 7th 2015Baltimore Area Galaxy Meetup Jan 22

January 7th 2015Galaxy Project Grant Support

January 6th 2015Genome analysis PostDoc in Oslo

January 5th 2015January 2015 Galaxy Newsletter

December 9th 2014GCC2015 Training Day Topic Nominations

December 5th 2014Opening at McMaster University

December 1st 2014December 2014 Galaxy Newsletter

November 3rd 2014November 2014 Galaxy Newsletter

October 31st 2014Fall 2014 GUGGO Events Report

October 30th 2014Bioinformaticians, Freiburg

October 21st 2014Swiss German Galaxy Tour 2014

October 17th 2014BioBlend v0.5.2 Released

October 16th 2014Galaxy Training Network

October 15th 2014Galaxy Days: 2-3 December, Paris

October 6th 2014October 06, 2014 Galaxy Distribution

October 1st 2014October 2014 Galaxy Newsletter

September 30th 20142014 Galaxy Questionnaires

September 13th 2014usegalaxy.org outage on Sept 20

September 3rd 2014Galaxy @ ASA/CSSA/SSSA 2014

September 2nd 2014Proposed IRC Channel Policy Change

August 29th 2014September 2014 Galaxy News

August 14th 2014Galaxy-UK Community Launched

August 11th 2014August 11, 2014 Galaxy Distribution

August 8th 2014August 2014 CloudMan Release

August 1st 2014August 2014 Galaxy News

June 25th 2014July 2014 Galaxy News

June 2nd 2014June 2, 2014 Galaxy Distribution

May 30th 2014June 2014 Galaxy News

May 27th 2014Integrative Genomics PostDocs in Oslo

May 16th 2014usegalaxy.org offline May 31, 2014

April 30th 2014May 2014 Galaxy News

April 23rd 2014Galaxy Biostar Launched

April 18th 2014Galaxy Hackathon at GCC2014

April 14th 2014April 14, 2014 Galaxy Distribution

April 9th 2014GAW2014 Conference Report

March 31st 2014April 2014 Galaxy Update

March 28th 2014GlobusWorld 2014

March 17th 2014March 22 UseGalaxy.org Upgrade

February 28th 2014March 2014 Galaxy Update

February 14th 2014Open! GCC2014 Registration & Abstracts

February 10th 2014Feb 10, 2014 Galaxy Distribution

January 31st 2014February 2014 Galaxy Update

January 18th 2014Google Summer of Code Proposals

January 17th 2014Galaxy Australasia Workshop 2014

January 7th 2014GCC2014 Training Day Topics: Vote!

January 7th 2014January 2014 CloudMan Release

December 31st 2013January 2014 Galaxy Update

December 17th 20132013 Galaxy Day Report

December 6th 2013Galaxy Community Log Board

December 4th 2013Galaxy Deployment Catalog

December 2nd 2013December 2013 Galaxy Update

December 2nd 2013Nominate 2014 Training Day Topics

November 4th 2013Nov 04, 2013 Galaxy Distribution

October 31st 2013November 2013 Galaxy Update

October 18th 2013December Bioinformatics Boot Camps

October 2nd 2013Galaxy Day, 4 décembre à Paris

October 2nd 2013GCC2014: Save These Dates!

September 30th 2013Galaxy Training in Boston

September 30th 2013October 2013 Galaxy Update

September 9th 2013South Africa Workshop Tour 2013

September 9th 2013Statistical Genomics Post-Doc

September 9th 2013Computational Biology Position, Paris

August 30th 2013September 2013 Galaxy Update

August 12th 2013Aug 12, 2013 Galaxy Distribution

August 5th 20132014 Galaxy Training Survey

July 31st 2013Galaxy Protoeomics Mailing List

July 31st 2013August 2013 Galaxy Update

July 8th 2013New CloudMan Release

July 1st 2013SlipStream Appliance: Galaxy Edition

June 30th 2013July 2013 Galaxy Update

June 6th 20131000th Galaxy CiteULike Paper

June 4th 2013GCC2013 Registration Ends 14 June

June 3rd 2013June 3, 2013 Galaxy Distribution

May 31st 2013June 2013 Galaxy Update

May 31st 2013Software Carpentry Boot Camp: Oslo

May 20th 2013GCC2013 Early Registration Ends 24 May

May 15th 2013Duplicate Accounts on Main

May 8th 2013May 2013 GalaxyAdmins Meetup

May 6th 2013May 2013 Galaxy Update

May 2nd 2013BioBlend Paper in Bioinformatics

April 22nd 2013Environmental Metabolomics + Galaxy

April 19th 2013Galaxy @ ASMS 2013

April 8th 2013April 8, 2013 Galaxy Security Release

April 4th 2013GCC2013 & Galaxy GigaScience Series

April 2nd 2013April 1, 2013 Galaxy Distribution

April 1st 2013GalaxyAdmins Future Directions

April 1st 2013April 2013 Galaxy Update

March 18th 2013Galaxy LinkedIn Group

March 12th 2013March 2013 GalaxyAdmins Meetup

March 7th 2013Main & Test ServerDowntime: 3/14

March 1st 2013March 2013 Galaxy Update

February 23rd 2013GCC2013 Abstract Submission & Registration

February 19th 2013Galaxy, GMOD2013 & Biocuration 2013

February 9th 2013Feb 8, 2013 Galaxy Distribution & News Brief

February 1st 2013February 2013 Galaxy Update

January 28th 2013GCC2013 Training Day Topics: Vote!

January 25th 2013Galaxy Project Openings

January 11th 2013Jan 11, 2013 Distribution & News Brief

January 7th 2013January 2013 GalaxyAdmins

January 2nd 2013January 2013 Galaxy Update

December 21st 2012Dec 20, 2012 Distribution & News Brief

December 18th 2012Galaxy Internships @ EMBL

December 3rd 2012Nominate GCC2013 Training Topics

December 3rd 2012Dec 3, 2012 Distribution & News Brief

November 30th 2012December 2012 Galaxy Update

November 14th 2012Nov 14, 2012 Distribution & News Brief

November 9th 2012NGS Analysis by Viz. with Trackster

November 5th 2012November 2012 GalaxyAdmins

October 31st 2012November 2012 Galaxy Update

October 24th 2012Oct 23, 2012 Distribution & News Brief

October 15th 2012CloudMap

October 6th 2012Oct 5, 2012 Distribution & News Brief

October 1st 2012October 2012 Galaxy Update

September 21st 2012Sept 20, 2012 Distribution & News Brief

September 7th 2012Sept 7, 2012 Distribution & News Brief

August 29th 2012September 2012 Galaxy Update

August 28th 2012Liste de diffusion Galaxy France

July 31st 2012August 2012 Galaxy Update

July 21st 2012July 20, 2012 Distribution & News Brief

July 11th 2012GalaxyCzars: July Slides & Video

June 28th 2012Galaxy Workshops in South Africa

June 28th 2012July 2012 Galaxy Update

June 28th 2012RGalaxy: Wrap R Functions as Tools

June 18th 2012Two New Current Protocols Papers

June 13th 2012New CloudMan Release

June 1st 2012June 2012 Galaxy Update

May 12th 2012May 11, 2012 Distribution & News Brief

May 7th 2012Deploying Galaxy? Wanna Talk?

May 1st 2012May 2012 Galaxy Update

April 25th 2012Galaxy Tour de France 2012

April 2nd 2012April 2012 Galaxy Update

March 20th 2012GCC2012 Registration is Open

March 20th 2012GCC2012 Registration is Open!

March 12th 2012March 12, 2012 Distribution & News Brief

February 29th 2012March 2012 Galaxy Update

February 29th 2012Galaxy is Still Hiring!

February 24th 2012Bioinformatics Analyst @ U Virgina

February 18th 2012Opening @ GigaScience / BGI HK

February 13th 2012GCC2012 Abstract Submission is Open

February 1st 2012Internship @ Vilmorin & Co

January 31st 2012February 2012 Galaxy Update

January 28th 2012January 27, 2012 Distribution & News Brief

January 20th 2012January 20, 2012 Distribution & News Brief

January 6th 2012Galaxy @ PAG 2012

December 20th 2011Custom Galaxy Search

December 15th 2011New Galaxy Group @ CiteULike

December 8th 2011January 2012 Galaxy Events

December 2nd 2011New Galaxy-Announce Mailing List

November 29th 2011An Update to Galaxy Cloudman

November 19th 2011November 18, 2011 Distribution & News Brief

November 14th 2011GCC 2012 is Scheduled!

November 11th 2011Developer Workshop January 23

October 31st 2011November 2011 Galaxy Events

October 26th 2011October 25, 2011 Distribution & News Brief

October 25th 2011Galaxy Main public instance: data and job quotas

October 25th 2011Galaxy Main public instance: data and job quotas

September 28th 2011October 2011 Galaxy Events

September 1st 2011Ref Model for Virtualized Deployment

August 31st 2011August 30 2011 Distribution & News Brief

August 31st 2011August 30 2011 Distribution & News Brief

August 24th 2011Updated GalaxyProject.org Site

August 24th 2011September 2011 Galaxy Events

August 22nd 2011Galaxy Public Servers Usage Quotas

August 19th 2011Powered by Galaxy

July 29th 2011ISMB2011 Slides

July 28th 2011Whole Genome Mult. Alignments Paper

July 13th 2011Galaxy Events Page & Calendar

July 8th 2011Galaxy @ ISMB/ECCB and BOSC 2011

July 8th 2011Galaxy @ ISMB/ECCB and BOSC 2011

June 17th 2011Galaxy Workshops @ USC June 23-24

June 17th 2011Galaxy Workshops @ USC June 23-24

June 11th 2011Watch the GCC2011 Talks Online!

April 26th 2011GCC Early Registration Closes May 1

January 6th 2012Galaxy @ PAG 2012

Adding a news item

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