Swiss Research Data Management Day 2016
How data life cycle management can benefit your research Recent years have seen a data deluge in the research sector. This has also been accompanied by an increasing tendency to allow the scientific community access to original research data used in studies, as well as information about the procedures used in order to allow the results to be fully reproduced. As such, this has made data management a key issue, and an area that has to be addressed before we are overwhelmed by data. However, the management of scientific data is far from a straightforward issue, and clear strategies are required in order to ensure that data remain accessible and understandable over time.