Entities of any type can be connected to each other. These connections can be annotated and they are displayed in a genealogical tree.
Sample locations are easily tracked with a graphical representation of the storage.
Integration with PlasMapper, allows on-the-fly generation of plasmid maps from FASTA files.
Integration with BLAST allows searches over nucleotide sequence stored in the database as text or in FASTA files.
Files are conveniently uploaded from the browser with simple drag and drop.
Excel-compatible files can be imported to register several samples in a single step. Sample information stored in the database can also be exported to file.
Custom scripts can be written to upload data of any format and size into openBIS. openBIS is currently used in labs and facilities that manage hundreds of TBs of data.
Files can be uploaded directly from measuring instrument.