The best way to quickly try the DEEPaaS API is by issuing the following command (no installation required):

make run

This command will create a Python virtualenv (in the virtualenv directory) with DEEPaaS along all its dependencies. Then it will run the DEEPaaS REST API, listening on If you browse to that URL you will get the Swagger UI documentation page.

If you want to run the code in the editable or develop mode (i.e. the same environment that you would get with pip install -e), you can issue the following command before:

make develop