- CKAN: "CKAN is the world’s leading open-source data portal platform. It is a complete out-of-the-box software solution that makes data accessible – by providing tools to streamline publishing, sharing, finding and using data. CKAN is aimed at data publishers (national and regional governments, companies and organizations) wanting to make their data open and available."
- Dataverse: "Dataverse is an open source web application for sharing, citing, analyzing, and preserving research data (developed by the Data Science team at the Institute for Quantitative Social Science)." "The Dataverse code is open-source and free."
- Digital Commons: "Digital Commons is a suite of tools and services that enables institutions to manage, display, and publish scholarship to the web in a beautiful, highly visible showcase."
- "Digital Commons is a hosted open access institutional repository and publishing solution, combining traditional institutional repository functionality with tools for peer-reviewed journal publishing, conference management, and multimedia."
- dLibra: "dLibra is a dedicated software tool to build digital libraries. It is focused on publishing documents coming from libraries (academic and public), non-government institutions, foundations, public bodies, commercial companies as well as individuals. Its broad applicability is confirmed by its long-term presence at the national and international level both in form of multiple deployments and scientific/press publications."
- DKAN: "DKAN is a community-driven, free and open source open data platform that gives organizations and individuals ultimate freedom to publish and consume structured information."
- Dryad: "Dryad is an international disciplinary repository of data underlying scientific and medical publications. Dryad is a curated general-purpose repository that makes data discoverable, freely reusable, and citable." "Dryad is built upon the open source DSpace repository software, developed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Hewlett-Packard."
- DSpace: "DSpace is the software of choice for academic, non-profit, and commercial organizations building open digital repositories. It is free and easy to install "out of the box" and completely customizable to fit the needs of any organization. DSpace preserves and enables easy and open access to all types of digital content including text, images, moving images, mpegs and data sets. And with an ever-growing community of developers, committed to continuously expanding and improving the software, each DSpace installation benefits from the next."
- EPrints: "EPrints is a free and open-source software package for building open access repositories that are compliant with the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting."
Quelle: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/EPrints "EPrints has a proven track-record in providing Research Data services across the academic sector and beyond." Quelle: http://www.eprints.org/uk/index.php/research-data/
- eSciDoc: "eSciDoc is an e-Research environment developed specifically for use by scientific and scholarly communities to collaborate globally and interdisciplinary. It comprises core functionality including a Fedora repository (eSciDoc Infrastructure), a set of complementing services (eSciDoc Services), and application build on top of the infrastructure and the services (eSciDoc Applications) that enable innovative eScience scenarios. Scientists, librarians, and software developers can work with research data, create novel forms of publications, and establish new ways of scientific and scholarly communication."
- Fedora: "Fedora is a robust, modular, open source repository system for the management and dissemination of digital content. It is especially suited for digital libraries and archives, both for access and preservation. It is also used to provide specialized access to very large and complex digital collections of historic and cultural materials as well as scientific data."
- MySQL: "MySQL is the world's most popular open source database. With its proven performance, reliability and ease-of-use, MySQL has become the leading database choice for web-based applications, used by high profile web properties including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Yahoo! and many more."
- Nesstar: "Nesstar is a software system for publishing data on the Web. Our tools enable you to:
- Find, browse, visualize and analyse data online
- Publish different kinds of data, from survey data to multidimensional tables
- Create an effective knowledge system for evidence based decision making"
- OPUS: "OPUS 4 ist eine Open Source-Software unter der GNU General Public License für den Betrieb von institutionellen und fachlichen Repositorien. OPUS 4 ermöglicht die Erschließung, Veröffentlichung, Administration, Recherche und Verbreitung von Dokumenten mit und ohne Volltext."
- iRODS: "The Integrated Rule-Oriented Data System (iRODS) is open source data management software used by research organizations and government agencies worldwide."