August 11, 2021 - Search, and data ingest functionality

Updates to Search capabilities

improved

Aug 3, 2021 - Curation support / timeseries updates

A number of small bug-fixes have been released to ensure better performance of the platform.

Associate folders with metadata records

It is now possible to associate folders with metadata records. This allows you to attach metadata to folders and find folders based on queries over the metadata. For example, it is now possible to upload files for an experiment and store files from a particular sample in a single folder. When you create a metadata model to capture all relevant information about the sample and point this record at the folder, the folder is findable by querying over the metadata.

Updated mechanism for creating Pennsieve Accounts

We updated the Pennsieve platform to enable users to create their own accounts on the platform directly from the web-application. On the login screen, select "Create an account here" and follow the instructions. This will create a Pennsieve user and allows the user to enter the Pennsieve Sandbox Account.

improved

Login Support for Documentation Hub

It is now possible to log into the Documentation Hub with your Pennsieve credentials. Click on the login link in the top right of the screen and you will be re-directed to the Pennsieve login page. After logging in you can:

Pennsieve is Live!

Today, we released the Pennsieve Production platform and allowed Blackfynn users to join and update their user information. This is quite a significant milestone and something that the Blackfynn team has worked towards for the last 4 months.

Welcome to Pennsieve

Welcome to the updated Documentation Hub for the Pennsieve platform. We are thrilled to return to the University of Pennsylvania and are thrilled to be able to continue to develop the Pennsieve platform as an Open Source project!