IDA – Research data storage

IDA is a continuous service for safe research data storage organized by the Ministry of Education and Culture. The service is offered free of charge to Finnish universities and universities of applied sciences, research institutes as well as projects and researchers funded by the Academy of Finland. IDA is part of the Fairdata services and enables storing and sharing research data. Data stored in IDA can be described as a dataset, published, and opened for others to download utilizing the other Fairdata services, which will soon be available for users.

The IDA research data storage was renewed in summer 2018.The renewed IDA service can be found at https://ida.fairdata.fi/. The new web pages with service documentation and guides can be found at https://www.fairdata.fi/en/ida/.

IDA is organized by the Ministry of Education and Culture. The service is produced by CSC – IT Center for Science (CSC).

More information

Fairdata.fi website
IDA user guide
IDA service description