Many storage options exist that can be used for research data. Depending on the conditions and scope of the research the choices may be broader or narrower. The choices may depend on factors like:
Many solutions exist and may be used:
Researchers and PhD students have multiple options that can be used and information on these options is available at the VU intranet. It is also possible to ask the Research Data Services team for advice or, in case of complex projects, the relationship manager from the IT department representing your faculty.
VU IT and the department IT for Research (ITvO) offer several services for both employees and students to store the data that are being collected and used during research. Examples of local storage options are:
An overview of storage and file transfer options can be found at the bottom of this page. Please make use of the RDM Support Desk and/or your local data stewards to get help on which tool to pick, particularly when working with confidential, sensitive and/or personal data
An overview of storage and file transfer options will be available soon.