The Software Sustainability Institute

Blog

Diego Alonso Álvarez tries to help developers lose their fear - or reluctance - to invest time creating a GUI for their research software, and help them to take those first steps in the development of graphical user interfaces.

Gergana Daskalova reflects on the lessons learned from moving Coding Club sessions online.
Teri Forey, Society of Research Software Engineering trustee, discusses the outcomes of a Collaborations Workshop session on the different RSE roles.

News

Do you lead an open source/open science project, or know someone who does? Take part in a study following open projects over time, to see if we can identify common elements amongst the more sustainable projects.
Open Life Science are running Ally Skills training on Friday 11 June from 14:00 – 17:00 BST. In this interactive workshop, you will learn about your own privileges and how to use them to step up for others.

We are please to announce that SSI Fellow Gergana Daskalova has received a Schmidt Science Fellowship.

Events

"We are in a position to fundamentally reorganise the heart of the software. By doing so, this will enable us to maintain the software into the future and facilitate the process of adding new functionality to the software ... SSI can assist in having software usable by others not just for a few months or a year, but rather for a much longer software lifetime"

- Eric Rexstad, Distance