Durban University of Technology selects Elements

Michael Company News, Press

Symplectic is very happy to announce that Durban University of Technology, South Africa, have selected Symplectic Elements as their research information management system. This forward-thinking university now becomes Symplectic’s first institutional client in Africa. Durban is a great place to begin – the largest city in the KwaZulu-Natal province, a major centre of trade, tourism, finance and manufacturing, with rich cultural diversity and beautiful golden beaches. …

World Health Organization launches TDR Global, a worldwide platform for research networking

Michael Press

This week, the World Health Organization’s TDR (Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases) launched TDR Global, a worldwide platform for researcher networking and public profiling. It will provide a simple, extensive system for researchers to identify an expert, institution or network with which they can cooperate, and makes use of the open source Profiles RNS platform. Some of TDR’s …

Reimagining Research Profile Design with Bootstrapped VIVO

Michael Press

Bootstrapped VIVO theme brings responsive design to public profiles London/ Boston: Thursday 18th August 2016: Symplectic, a Digital Science portfolio company, today announced a beta release of a new theme for the VIVO platform. VIVO is an open source semantic web application developed and implemented by research institutions to aid researcher profiling, collaboration and discovery. Coined Bootstrapped VIVO, Symplectic’s major …

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Announcing The Brand New Elements: v5.0

Michael Elements Updates, Press

London/ Boston: March 18th 2016: Symplectic, a provider of world-leading research information management software and services, today announces a major new addition to its flagship product, Elements. The new module will allow Symplectic’s clients to design, share and report on internal & external research assessments, streamlining what were traditionally time-intensive, paper-based activities. Designed with the researcher in mind, the new …

Vertigo Ventures and Symplectic to support capture of Research Impact

Symplectic News Elements Updates, Press

New partnership to help institutions demonstrate their research impact Vertigo Ventures and Symplectic are pleased to announce a new partnership designed to support research institutions looking to further understand and ultimately demonstrate their research impact. Effectively capturing and reporting on the impact of research is now critical to continued research funding. The agreement follows the successful launch of Vertigo Venture’s …

Selected as authorized service providers of Profiles Research Networking Software

Sabih Company News, Press

We are very proud to announce that we have been selected as an authorized service provider for Profiles Research Networking Software (RNS). Profiles RNS is an NIH-funded, open source tool that speeds up the process of finding researchers with specific areas of expertise for collaboration and professional networking. Created by Harvard Catalyst | The Harvard Clinical and Translational Science Center, Profiles …

DuraSpace partner with Symplectic as first official RSP of VIVO

Sabih Company News, Press

We are happy to announce that Symplectic have become the first DuraSpace Registered Service Provider for the VIVO project. DuraSpace is a not-for-profit organization providing open technologies and services that promote durable access to digital data.  We have been long-time supporters of the VIVO project, both as a founding sponsor and through continued support of the VIVO Conference since it …

Natural History Museum to implement Elements

Symplectic News Press

The Natural History Museum, one of the UK’s leading visitor attractions, a world-renowned heritage site and centre of scientific research in London, has selected Symplectic to provide their first integrated research information management system. Symplectic’s flagship information management software, Elements, is already in use at some of the world’s top institutions and will allow the museum to collect, manage and …

New HERDC module released in Elements

Symplectic News Elements Updates, Press

We are very proud to announce that Elements is the first ever Research Information Management System to offer a HERDC module. The HERDC module was designed in partnership with clients in Australia and has just been released from beta after completing development and testing. The module will aid universities in Australia with the HERDC (Higher Education Research Data Collection) exercise …

Jonathan Breeze appointed as CEO

Symplectic News Company News, Press

We are proud to announce that Jonathan Breeze has been appointed as our new Chief Executive Officer. Jonathan spent many years working closely with Symplectic as a project and programme manager for research at Imperial College London, eventually joining as VP for product development in January 2012. Jonathan will be replacing Daniel Hook, founder and CEO of the company, whose …