VIDaaS Project survey: creating research databases

The VIDaaS Project has just launched another survey, this time aimed at researchers (from all disciplines) who have been involved in setting up research databases – particularly relational ones. We hope that the information this provides will help us to … Continue reading

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Researcher Requirements Report published

We are pleased to announced that the VIDaaS’s Project’s Researcher Requirements Report is now available from our website. The Report is the product of a requirements gathering process lasting several months, which involved interviewing researchers from a range of disciplines, … Continue reading

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Literature review now available

The VIDaaS team recently reviewed the literature on database use by academic researchers. We looked at general works on database technology, shared services, and the cloud, and also included a number of case studies of specific database projects. The review … Continue reading

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Database service requirements survey launched

As part of the VIDaaS Project’s requirements gathering process, we’re conducting a survey into researchers’ current use of structured data, and the features they would like to see in an online database service such as the one we’re in the … Continue reading

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Events calendar launched

The VIDaaS website now features an events calendar, providing details of conferences, workshops, and training events which may be relevant to those who are following the VIDaaS Project, or those with an interest in research data management more generally. To … Continue reading

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