Software and research: the Institute's Blog

Best practices for building an institutionally based community

Latest version published on 16 March, 2021.

By Carlos Martinez (editor), Mario Antonioletti, Paddy McCann, Yasir Noori and Anastasis Georgoulas

Are you promoting good practices for open research?

Latest version published on 16 March, 2021.

By Patricia Herterich (editor), Reka Solymosi, David Perez-Suarez, Laurence Brown and Jonathan Frawley

Incentives for good research software practices

Latest version published on 16 March, 2021.

By Frances Cooper (editor), Aleks Nenadic, Anna-Maria Sichani, Yasemin Turkyilmaz, Pablo Bernabeu and Steve Crouch

CW20: how to move an event online in three weeks

Latest version published on 21 May, 2020.

By Rachael Ainsworth, Neil Chue Hong and Shoaib Sufi 

Better software, better COVID-19 research

Latest version published on 7 May, 2020.

By Mike Jackson, EPCC This blog post was originally published on the EPCC blog. 

Looking forward to the next ten years

Latest version published on 13 May, 2020.

By Gillian Law Ten years since the Software Sustainability Institute was established, we look forward to the next decade: what can we expect to see?

The impact of the Institute: 10 years on

Latest version published on 5 May, 2020.

By Gillian Law The Software Sustainability Institute was set up on 1 May 2010. Could the team at the time have anticipated the impact it would have over the decade to come?

The Institute turns 10!

Latest version published on 4 May, 2020.

The Software Sustainability Institute is ten years old this month! Director Neil Chue Hong and Deputy Director Simon Hettrick took some time out from worrying about Covid-19 to log onto Zoom from home, and looked back ten years to the start of the Institute.

SSI Collaborations Workshop 2020: Remote unconference experience and notes

Latest version published on 29 April, 2020.

By Matthew Bluteau, Research Software Engineer at UKAEA Fusion Laboratory

Highlights from Collaborations Workshop 2020

Latest version published on 21 April, 2020.

Collaborations Workshop 2020 (CW20) was dedicated to discussing Open Research, Data Privacy and Software Sustainability, and took place virtually from 31 March - 2 April 2020.