7. Data Storage

There are several good reasons why researchers need to know about data storage options:

Even if we never have to decide on a storage format, it is useful to have some understanding why data has ended up in a particular format. I have no choice over the clothes that my wife chooses for me to wear, but having a basic understanding that she makes me wear long-sleeved tops in winter because they are warmer makes it much easier for us to get along with each other.


Paul Murrell

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