Data Commons Home

Data Commons Vision

Infrastructure where data can live as a searchable, discoverable, computable, reusable resource.

Data Commons Mission

To aid researchers in creating, managing, curating, publishing, discovering, and reusing data throughout the data life cycle.




This is the home page of the Data Commons wiki space and user manual. To browse public data, visit

Please review the Data Commons User Agreement before using any features of the Data Commons.

The Data Commons was created to coordinate all CyVerse components for managing, curating, publishing, discovering, and reusing life sciences data.

If you want to see what projects the Data Commons is working on, visit the Data Commons Overview and Status page.

If you have questions about the CyVerse Data Commons, contact us.