Cloud bubble diagram of FireCloud for Users. Within the cloud, Your TCGA Data, Tools, and Workflow flow into "User or team Workspace." User or team Workspace is comprised of: 1-Securely tracks and manages data, metadata, tools, job execution and results, 2-Captures provenance for each run (method versions, timestamps, input and output files). The FireCloud Platform: 1-Democratizes access to data and tools, 2-Facilitates collaboration, 3-Offers elastic compute capacity, 4-Empowers users to perform analysis.