In bioinformatics GitHub and its protocol git is getting more and more popular. Here you will find an introduction about git and also some useful commands when you use Git in your projects.
What is Git
Git is a distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. Git is easy to learn and has a tiny footprint with lightning fast performance. It outclasses SCM tools like Subversion, CVS, Perforce, and ClearCase with features like cheap local branching, convenient staging areas, and multiple workflows.