Active Data Storage

Flexible storage for evolving data.
Tool Implementation Cost Platform Installation User interface API
DataStage
  • Download
  • Free
  • Lin
  • Complex
  • CL
  • GUI
  • Yes
DataVerse
  • Download
  • Free
  • Lin
  • Mac
  • Simple
  • CL
  • Web
  • Yes
figshare
  • Web Service
  • Free
  • Subscription
  • Lin
  • Mac
  • Win
  • Simple
  • Web
  • Yes
i2b2 Hive
  • Download
  • Web Service
  • Free
  • Lin
  • Mac
  • Win
  • Moderate
  • GUI
  • Web
  • Yes

DataStage is a flexible data storage system that provides controlled access, secure backup, and the ability to transfer selected files to a more permanent archiving facility.

DataVerse Network software allows organisations to host a storage and access system for research materials.

Figshare is an online, open access digital repository which enables users to upload and share research outputs of many different types, including qualitative datasets, media, presentations, posters, software code and figures. Figshare offers unlimited storage space for publicly-shared content, as well as 20GB of private storage per user.

The i2b2 (Informatics for Integrating Biology and the Bedside) Hive is a set of microservices aimed at genomics researchers, providing the functionality needed to construct a research workflow.