Data storage and management


We offer researchers and the research community a range of institutional supported data tools that can be used to assist in the management, movement, storage as well as improving the security of your research datasets.

If you are unsure of what you want, we have experts available to work with you to understand your requirements and how our services can be best used to meet your research needs.

We provide consultation on research data management, useful data management applications as well as offering a variety of storage solutions for storing your valuable research data collections. Please click on one of the three tabs below for more information on storage, data platforms and consultation.

Research Data Storage

Our secure, managed and highly scalable storage technologies can be used for:

  • connecting with your research instruments for storing small or large datasets
  • easier collaboration and data sharing with others (via a variety of data platforms)
  • meeting your retention needs as expected by the University and funding bodies
  • performing data analysis with high performance computer (HPC) or relevant data applications
  • generating citable DOIs for the promotion of your research data

If you want to find out more please contact us.

Research Data Platforms

In addition to consultations, we also provide various data tools and platforms that can help you utilise your research data:

  • Mediaflux – for secure controlled access, big data, metadata and discovery
  • DaRIS –  specialist biomedical imaging (e.g. DICOM) management
  • Omeka – showcasing your scholarly collections
  • figshare – publishing your data and growing your research profile
  • LimeSurvey – configurable open-source online surveys

If you want to find out more please contact us.

Research Data Consultation

We help researchers, just like you, to find the best solutions for collecting and managing your data.

We can help with:

  • big data
  • safely storing, managing and distributing data
  • recognised data standards and compliance requirements
  • integrating your local tools and instruments with the right data management solution

If you want to find out more please contact us.