Data Planning Tool

The Data Planning tool is a web-based service that guides users to define a customized Data Management Plan for their research project.
Hvem kan benytte tjenesten: 
The NorStore Research Data Archive service is available to staff and students at Norwegian universities and university colleges. Researchers in independent research institutes may also gain access to this service, provided that their work is funded by public grants and meets requirements for scientific publication.

Access to the service is by Feide-authentication.

Status description: 
Tjenesten er i pilot . Den kan ha alle tre definerte forventninger om pålitelighet og må ha lav kritikalitet. Levetid defineres innenfor maksimum 12 måneder. Etter endt levetid kan en pilot legges ned, få forlenget levetid eller oppgraderes til produksjonstjeneste. Tilgang til en pilot kan være begrenset til en bestemt gruppe (for eksempel ansatte) eller institusjon. Det skal finnes brukerveiledning (dokumentasjon og evt. brukerstøtte).
Beskrivelse av tjenesten: 

The service allows users to create a data plan and the user must answer a series of questions related to their research project and the data used or generated during the project.  A Data Management Plan is generated when the query is completed and may be downloaded for further use such as general project documentation, attachment to grant applications and basis for planning of project data policies and services required.


The service is free of charge.

Organisering av tjenesten: 

UNINETT Sigma2 AS manages the national infrastructure for computational science in Norway and offers services in high performance computing and data storage.