News Archive

01.02.2011 ARB memory requirements for SILVA datasets updated

Please check our updated ARB/SILVA memory requirements table to get an idea which dataset can be handled by your computer.[more]


28.12.2010 Scheduled Downtime on Dec 29th

On December 29th between 9AM and 1PM (CET / GMT +1) custom download and alignment services will be down. Our IT department will be using the quiet times to upgrade our firewall. In the process, the connection between the SILVA web server and our cluster will be severed. Jobs submitted or running during the maintenance window will be queued and should be processed once the firewall comes up. If you job doesn't come through, kindly resubmit it after 2 PM. The SILVA team[more]


23.12.2010 Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Many thanks to all SILVA users for their contributions, greetings and criticism. We wish you all a nice and productive 2011. The SILVA-Team


16.11.2010 Marker Gene Standard released

After two years of discussion, with more than 90 experts, the first version of the contextual (meta)data standard MIENS (Minimum Information about an ENvironmental Sequence) has been released. Please have a look and vote for it.


15.10.2010 SILVA 104 released

Finally released! Now over 1.6 MILLION aligned SSU & LSU sequences!


06.10.2010 Job opening at HS Bremerhaven


29.09.2010 Problems with SILVA mail-server solved

If you have tried to contact us by email in the last days, possibly you have received an error message. The problems are now solved and we are open again for your comments and questions. Sorry for any inconvenience!


24.09.2010 Preview of SILVA release 104

Working hard to get it done in time...


19.09.2010 Sneak preview SILVA 104 SSU

More than 1.4 million SSU sequences...


16.09.2010 Construction of SILVA release 104 has started

Release is expected for beginning of October


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