Release Date: November 16, 2018
What’s New: What’s New in LabKey Server v18.3
To conduct an evaluation of LabKey Server in an on-premise environment, use the VirtualBox machine image provided below. For production installations of LabKey Server, perform a manual installation of the .zip or .tar.gz distribution below.
Binaries for manual installation on Windows, Linux, or Mac.
Binaries, VM image, tool kits, etc.
The Windows Graphical Installer is no longer available for on-premise installation and upgrades of LabKey Server Community Edition. Teams who have previously used the installer can follow the manual upgrade process upgrade existing installations.
We are consistently looking for ways to improve the download, installation and set-up process for LabKey Server Community Edition users. Please complete this brief survey to help us enhance the experience for future users.
LabKey Server is an enterprise-class, open source software system written in Java that stores data in a relational database and runs on Apache Tomcat.
Evaluating LabKey Server
LabKey provides several methods for prospective users to evaluate LabKey Server as a solution. We recommend users explore the core capabilities of the platform via a 30-day hosted trial. For teams interested in evaluating the platform in an on-premise environment, LabKey provides virtual machine images that include all community edition modules for each release.
Hosted Trial Instances
Explore core data integration, study management, and collaboration features in a secure hosted environment.
Virtual Machine Images
Explore the complete LabKey Community Edition in your local environment.
Production Installation or Upgrade
To install or upgrade LabKey Server in production environments, download the LabKey Server components in the .zip or .tar.gz archive, then follow the manual install instructions or the manual upgrade instructions.
LabKey Server Source Code
LabKey is an open-source Java application. The Community Edition source code is freely available via Subversion. For information on building the LabKey source code, see our development documentation. See the LabKey Server version control documentation for more information on obtaining source code via our Subversion repository.