Bioconductor facilities for parallel evaluation

Bioconductor version: Release (2.14)

This package provides modified versions and novel implementation of functions for parallel evaluation, tailored to use with Bioconductor objects.

Author: Bioconductor Package Maintainer [cre], Martin Morgan [aut], Michel Lang [aut], Ryan Thompson [aut]

Maintainer: Bioconductor Package Maintainer <maintainer at>

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biocViews Infrastructure, Software
Version 0.6.0
In Bioconductor since BioC 2.13 (R-3.0)
License GPL-2 | GPL-3
Imports methods, parallel, foreach, tools, BatchJobs, BBmisc, BiocGenerics
Suggests doParallel, snow, Rmpi, RUnit, BiocStyle, knitr
System Requirements
Depends On Me DEXSeq, GenomicFiles, pRoloc, ShortRead
Imports Me ChIPQC, GenomicAlignments, h5vc, HTSeqGenie, synapter, TFBSTools, VariantFiltering, VariantTools
Suggests Me chimera

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Package Source BiocParallel_0.6.0.tar.gz
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