RapidMiner Activity for Taverna


The RapidMiner plugin for Taverna exposes all of the data-mining operators from RapidMiner as services that can be used in the Taverna workflow system. In order to use this plugin you will need both a version of Taverna 2.2 and access to a RapidAnalytics server.

Once the RapidMiner plugin for Taverna is installed, click on File/Taverna > Preferences, under the "e-LICO" section enter the RapidAnalytics server address and click Apply, please restart Taverna, the Service Panel will now show a new entry called Rapid Miner Services.

Using RapidAnalytics services from Taverna. Learn more in Part 2 and Part 3.

Each service corresponds to a RapidMiner operator or an operator provided by a RapidMiner Extension that was deployed on the RapidAnalytics instance you specified.

The following workflows using the RapidMiner activity type for Taverna are available on myExperiment:

To use the RapidMiner activity type for Taverna you need to follow these steps:

  • Download Taverna 2.2 from http://www.taverna.org.uk
  • Install RapidAnalytics.
  • The RapidMiner plugin can be installed in Taverna form the plugins menu. In the Advanced menu, choose "Updates and Plugins" and the "Find new plugins" menu. Then select the Rapid Miner Service Type Plugin 1.0.0 and click install. You will be prompted to restart to Taverna to use the plugin.
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Step 1: Choose "Updates and Plugins"
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Step 2: Select the RapidMiner Service Type Plugin