The latest information about Baobab LIMS community can be found on the [Baobab LIMS](https://baobablims.org/).
Baobab LIMS is an open-source laboratory information management system (LIMS) software that will ensure that researchers can track the lifecycle of a biospecimen in the laboratory from receipt to storage and reuse. This software ensures that sufficient metadata is captured.
Baobab is a common name given to nine tree species in different countries in the world, mostly in Africa.
Baobab LIMS written in Plone, a python framework known for its robustness, and inherits some modules from Bika LIMS.
QuickStart with Docker
Play with Docker will give you 4 hours to try Baobab LIMS in the cloud.
DockerHub account needed.
Kindly install docker using instructions from here and run the following command:
docker run -p 8080:8080 quay.io/baobab-lims/baobab-lims
$ pip install docker-compose ... $ git clone https://github.com/BaobabLims/baobab.lims.git $ cd baobab.lims $ docker-compose up -d
Access Baobab LIMS on localhost:8080:
- Click on
Install a Baobab distribution.
Baobab LIMSoption, then click
Baobab LIMS Standalone installation