TraqBio is a intuitively useable and a readily implementable open-source web application for progress tracking in core units. Its main intention is the communication of projects status between a core unit and its users.
TraqBio is developed at the Institute of Medical Systems Biology at Ulm University.
- Project progress tracking akin to tracking of parcel deliveries
- Customisable e-mail notification of users and staff
- Simple, modular and highly flexible project concept
- Sequence of work packages
- Ad hoc workflow modifications of running projects
- Project templates
- Archive of completed projects
- Account-less user access to progress information pages
- Tracking links via e-mail notification +Information about work package results
- Simple and quick demo setup
- Flexible permanent setup
- Standalone application
- Proxied application (integration into existing web server)
- Responsive design: well accessible from mobile devices
- Timeline view for staff actions
- Supports any operating system for which Java is available (at least Java 7).
- Transport encryption
- Scripting API for automated work packages (work-in-progress)
A TraqBio demo installation can be setup quickly following this guide.
The TraqBio documentation is located at http://sysbio-bioinf.github.io/TraqBio.
TraqBio is distributed under the MIT License:
The MIT License (MIT)
Copyright Fabian Schneider and Gunnar Völkel © 2014-2017
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