Next monthly meeting January 25th, 2018 at 3:30pm ET. 

Focus: Walkthrough example software release, summary of USGS HPC workshop, other?

PLEASE feel free to share with others not on our group list. Thanks!

GSTalk - online collaboration:  meeting ID: 529776

Phone: passcode 529776
x4848 From the Reston National Center
703-648-4848 From other DOI locations. The Networx voice contract provides reduced long- distance charges.
1-855-547-8255 (855-5GS-TALK) From non-DOI locations including cell phones

Meeting Notes in Google Drive:

Shared Google Drive Folder:

Description: A community for USGS software developers and other interested parties to discuss software release protocols and policies, development best practices, software metadata, and software libraries, packages, and tools.

Points Of Contact: Blake Draper,  and Michelle Guy,

To join, email

Join the Slack channel at this link. If you do not have a Slack account, email Paul Moreland ( and he will get you setup.

Much of the discussion related to Software Dev Cluster's interests can be found at the USGS best-practices repository.