As part of the deNBI Center for integrative Bioinformatics, OpenMS offers an open-source software C++ library for LC/MS data management and analyses. It provides an infrastructure for the rapid development of mass spectrometry related software as well as a rich toolset built on top of it. OpenMS is free software available under the three clause BSD license and runs under Windows, macOS and Linux.

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Supported Platforms:

Windows: Visual C++ 14 to 15
Linux: GNU/g++ (4.8+), LLVM/Clang (3.3+)
macOS: Apple LLVM (5.1+), GNU/g++ (4.8+), LLVM/Clang (3.3+)

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Joint CIBI/OpenMS user meeting


Dear friends and colleagues, we are happy to announce the 2nd CIBI User Meeting on 19. September (09:00) until 21. September 2018 (16:00) at Freie Universität Berlin, Steintor-Campus, Arnimallee 6, 14195 Berlin, Germany OpenMS, MetFrag, FIJI, and SeqAn are developed by members of the Center for Integrative Bioinformatics (CIBI) and partially funded …

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Röst, H.L., Sachsenberg, T., Aiche, S., Bielow, C., Weisser, H., Aicheler, F., Andreotti, S., Ehrlich, H.-C., Gutenbrunner, P., Kenar, E., Liang, X., Nahnsen, S., Nilse, L., Pfeuffer, J., Rosenberger, G., Rurik, M., Schmitt, U., Veit, J., Walzer, M., Wojnar, D., Wolski, W.E., Schilling, O., Choudhary, J.S., Malmström, L., Aebersold, R., Reinert, K., Kohlbacher, O., 2016. OpenMS: A flexible open-source software platform for mass spectrometry data analysis. Nat. Methods 13. doi:10.1038/nmeth.3959