Installation and requirements
Epivizr is available as part of the Bioconductor project as of version 2.13. To install the release version of
if (!requireNamespace("BiocManager", quietly=TRUE)) install.packages("BiocManager") BiocManager::install("epivizr")
This github repository contains the latest and greatest version of
epivizr and is tracked by the devel version in Bioconductor (see
http://bioconductor.org/developers/how-to/useDevel/ for more info.
Try it out
The easiest way to try
epivizr out is to follow the package vignette:
A quick tour
You can get a quick tour of epiviz here: http://youtu.be/099c4wUxozA
As of version 1.3, Epivizr supports a non-blocking workflow on both UNIX-like and Windows systems where data is served to the webapp without blocking the R/bioc interactive session. Make sure you are using the latest version of the httpuv package to use this. (Thanks to the Rstudio folks for folding our daemonizing code into the main httpuv release).