DIRISA โ€“ Data Intensive Research Initiative of South Africa

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"The Data Intensive Research Initiative of South Africa (DIRISA) forms part of the National Integrated Cyber Infrastructure System (NICIS).

DIRISA aims to fulfil the following:

  • Implement a Certified Tier 1 (national) Trusted Repository for research data and to operationally deploy and maintain data services and virtual research environments that enable researchers to leverage this ICT platform for data intensive research.
  • Initiate the establishment of federated Tier 2 (regional) data repositories that support thematic data intensive research and capacity development.
  • DIRISA is required to formulate national strategic frameworks for data intensive research and data stewardship; as part of its role to advocate and promote research data sharing and sound data management. ..."



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Date tagged:

09/11/2018, 09:46

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09/11/2018, 05:46