ENA provides public access to several software components to assist users in submitting data. The flat file validator is available as a stand alone tool, while the Webin data streamer and CRAM toolkit are available as public projects allowing access to source code.

General project structure

ENA public software is distributed under Apache License Version 2.0 through GitHub.  All ENA projects follow the same general project structure:

Directory/File Description
.settings Eclipse project settings.
build/build.xml Ant build file.
lib External library dependencies.
src/main/java Java source files.
src/main/resource Resource files.
src/test/java Java unit test files.
.classpath Eclipse classpath settings.
.gitignore Files ignored by git.
.project Eclipse project description.
<project>-<version>.jar Output JAR file.
build.number Build number.
version.number Version number.

Latest ENA news

12 Jul 2017: Submission service maintenance - 14/7/17 to 17/7/17

Webin submission services will not be available between Friday 14/...

07 Jul 2017: Update to Aspera server

EBI has built a new Aspera server on up-dated hardware with the latest Aspera version and configuration. This should improve...

06 Jul 2017: ENA Release 132

Release 132 of ENA's assembled/annotated sequences now available

30 Jun 2017: Taxon support for sequence, WGS and assembly in ENA Browser Tools

You can now download sequence, WGS and assembly data by tax ID using ENA Browser Tools