Roadmap and Release Plan

Arvados releases are named after elements in the periodic table, starting with names we think are cool, in alphabetical order.

Beryllium Release

Completed Date
January 2014

Themes
  • Workbench: log in, set up access, monitor jobs and pipelines
  • Python/Ruby SDKs, CLI tool, example crunch scripts and pipelines
  • Tutorials and API documentation
  • Packaging for deployment and development

Argon Release

Completed Date
July 2013

Goal
Create and run pipelines in an AWS instance for Arvados

Themes
  • Refactored, stable set of core REST APIs
  • Stable syntax for describing pipelines
  • New naming for internal components
  • Works with ext4 volumes on EBS
  • Very basic version of Workbench to browse files
  • Very basic metadata attributes
  • Complete User Guide for Argon Release features