TL;DR I am the author of Ansible-Biostar. Ansible-Biostar is free and open-source, available in Ansible Galaxy and hosted on GitHub

An Ansible playbook to automatize the deployment of BioStar based projects using Docker containers.

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Ansible-Biostar can currently deploy to Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud and Google Compute Engine - still experimental! - machines. It is the main tool used to deploy NeuroStars and other BioStar based projects.


Find more info in the codebase hosted at GitHub!

Key Technologies

Key technologies used in Ansible-Biostar:

  • Ansible
  • Docker
  • Linux, Ubuntu, Apt
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS), Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), Google Cloud Platform, Google Compute Engine (GCE)
  • Python, Pip, Nginx, Waitress, Whitenoise
  • BioStar, PostgreSQL
  • Git, GitHub