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Key Concepts

Plex is a Python package designed for executing scientific workflows on a decentralized infrastructure. It supports distributed compute and storage, enabling workflows on any internet-connected machine.

A key feature of plex is its strict composability, ensuring each tool has defined inputs and outputs for seamless integration. Moreover, every file processed by plex is content-addressed, guaranteeing traceability and consistent data sharing. Explore plex's foundational concepts below: