COVID-19: Supporting research in challenging times

With the novel COVID-19 Coronavirus, the world is experiencing a variety of challenges. Researchers are working day and night, analysing the outbreak. Open Science, as a whole, has never been more relevant. Nor has the collaborative spirit that persistently remains amongst all of us. In EOSC Synergy we want to do as much as we […]

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This ancient, secret ingredient will dramatically increase…

By Matti Heikkurinen, EGI …the performance of your research and innovation services. We are of course talking about policy work: ensuring that the developments and services fit the rules and regulations that govern the overall research and innovation processes. Clickbait aside, policy work is typically seen as something similar to a healthy diet, good sleeping […]

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EOSC Synergy and its 10 thematic services

EOSC Synergy aims at expanding the uptake of EOSC by building capacities. Thematic services constitute an important part of the project and are the final layer that is exposed to final users. Therefore, the expansion of the capacity of the thematic services will require improved platform services and improved infrastructure services. The thematic services expect […]

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EOSC Synergy Software Quality Assurance

Quality is a fundamental aspect for  a successful uptake of EOSC services and data repositories by the European research communities. EOSC Synergy is developing a quality based approach to foster the adoption of EOSC services and data repositories, which will improve, promote and reward quality. This approach exploits an automated validation process to assess the quality […]

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EOSC Synergy Quality Badges

EOSC Synergy is adopting the Open Badges specification by means of the open-source Badgr platform to issue verifiable digital certifications to both software and services that comply with the baseline quality requirements being defined in the project.  After the definition of the quality criteria, a Jenkins-based pipeline will be created in order to automatically assess […]

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All-hands meeting EOSC Synergy

The EOSC Synergy all-hand meeting will take place in Valencia, Spain, from 28 to 30 January 2020. More information: Location: Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Ciudad Politécnica de la Innovación (CPI, Polytechnic Science Park) General instructions to arrive to UPV: Address: Access Avenida de Los Naranjos main entrances I7 or J8.Closest public transport access points: Bus (Lines […]

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