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Asynchronous e-learning course: Interoperable File Formats

In an era when data is being produced at unprecedented speed and in many different formats, data interoperability is key to sharing and archiving data. In this 1-h course, you will learn why file format is essential to interoperability, the criteria that file formats must fulfill to be interoperable, common interoperable file formats and how to convert a file to an interoperable format.

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  • Format: E-Learning
  • Organiser: SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics
  • Price: Free

Learning outcomes for the participants:

  • describe why file format interoperability is essential
  • list what criteria interoperable files must fulfill
  • recall which common file formats are interoperable
  • convert a file to a format which is interoperable

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