The data is accessed through a hosted web portal. This makes it easier to search, access and download research data sets, sometimes with associated metadata. The underlying data storage hardware can vary in type.
Data types: Research data for sharing that can be easily accessed via the web.
|Pawsey||Storage||Allocated on a merit basis, and accessed via MediaFlux||information|
|TPAC||THREDDS Data Server (TDS)||A server for public datasets||information|
|NCI||National Research Data Collection||Nationally and Internationally significant datasets||information|
|Intersect||SpaceBase||Ready-made web environment for people to collaborate on research data and metadata. Enables distributed groups to share, manipulate, curate and manage any type of data. Suitable for non-IT people, requiring minimal administration.||information|