The SoundSoftware project provides a software project hosting site for use by UK audio and music researchers. Here's a simple 5-step guide to getting your software on the site and starting to manage it in a more sustainable way.
A version control system remembers the history of changes to your files, so you can review what you have changed and when; and it helps you to share your changes and work with colleagues more easily. Here we talk about which version control system or service to use.
The Software Sustainability Institute is organising a one-day workshop for research software engineers, in Oxford on 11th September 2013. If you write software for research—even if you don't think of yourself as a software engineer—this could be really interesting.
The second edition of the SoundSoftware workshop on Software and Data for Audio and Music Researchers took place last Wednesday, 26 June 2013. During this one-day event the invited speakers and the audience had the opportunity to discuss the challenges of working with software and data in audio and music research.