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This repo contains slides for a talk about the {drake} package at a London Bioinformatics Meetup on 30 January 2020.

The materials are:

Workflow management

The {drake} package by Will Landau is an R-focused solution for managing your analytical workflows.

What does that mean? {drake} ‘remembers’ the relationships between objects in your workflow. When you update your analysis, {drake} makes sure that only the impacted objects are re-run. This means you don’t have to recreate everything from scratch each time.


Official {drake} materials:

Great talks by other people include:

I’ve written about {drake} before: