Report Open Access
This report summarizes the results of a survey of World Data System members conducted between 02 April and 31 July 2019 by the World Data System International Technology Office at the University of Victoria. The purpose of the survey was to determine the current state of institutions’ data management systems and processes, and gauge their interest in technical support for existing repositories. It further served as an opportunity to introduce members of the WDS to the new ITO office. The survey provided a first look at the current state of the WDS members technology, their expertise, interests, needs and expectations.