Providing essential infrastructure to power your research.

Our role in research and innovation

Our research and innovation sector strategy 2021-2023 sets out the key priorities we identified through our engagement with the sector.

The Turing Way forward

Our community champion programme recognises and celebrates inspiring people from further and higher education and research, who go above and beyond to collaborate and share experiences for the good of all.

Read the member story.

How astronomers are making the universe feel smaller

While astronomers tackle the largest research area possible – the entire universe beyond the Earth’s atmosphere – just a few telescopes around the world provide much of the data they study to uncover the secrets of the universe’s celestial objects.

Find out how astronomers are transferring data around the globe.

Nicola Bibby, head of information services, systems and technology, The Courtauld

“Resilience was a big issue for us. We wanted everything out of our building and into the cloud. The most pressing reason was our plan to transform our public galleries because while this work has been taking place our teaching staff and students have had to move to a new campus."

See how The Courtauld seamlessly transitioned to a lower cost cloud provision (pdf).

Infrastructure services to support research

From connectivity to cyber, we've got you covered.

Janet Network
The UK’s national research and education network (NREN).

Access the knowledge you want, when you want it, wherever you are.

OCRE cloud framework
Access EU-compliant cloud providers across Europe.

Cyber security
Building robust defences across the sector.

Services to support your journey to open research

Removing barriers, embedding open practices and developing open infrastructure.

Keep your digital assets and digital collections usable.

Research outputs repository DPS
Save time purchasing a repository for research outputs.

Access millions of research papers from around the world.

Sherpa services
Make informed and confident decisions in open access publication and compliance.

Join our digital research community

Our digital research community provides a safe space for researchers, research leaders, research managers and other professionals in the field to explore how technology and innovation can help improve current research practices.

Find out more about the digital research community and how to join.

Follow our research blog

Stay up to date with our latest research news and events.

Visit our blog