Blog Posts


The Software Policy Template

In a joint effort of the Task Group Research Software within the scope of the Helmholtz Open Science Office a software policy template was created.

This model policy should serve as a guideline and reusable blueprint for the creation of regulations for a sustainable use and development of research software in the individual Helmholtz centers.


Contributing in 4 Simple Steps

Want to contribute? No time to read long tutorials? Then this contribution quickstart guide is for you.

Welcome to HIFIS Software

We are very happy to announce the initial release of the central platform for distributing information, promoting events and offering tutorials and content concerning scientific software development within Helmholtz.

SWC workshop at GFZ-Potsdam

In November the first HIFIS related Software Carpentry Workshop was held. How hard could it be?

How to Create a New Blog Post?

Nice project web page, how can I contribute with my own blog post? This is what this blog post is about. I will explain the workflow of “how to create a new blog post” and thereby illustrate how to use the tools Git, GitLab and Jekyll for these purposes.

Example Blog Post Template

This post will give you an overview of all the features you can use in your very own HIFIS Software blog post.