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HIFIS offers free-of-charge consulting as a service to research groups within the Helmholtz umbrella. We can help you deal with specific licensing issues, migrating code between different environments and languages, setting up new projects, and other problems that you need to solve.

The Consultation Process

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1. First Contact

Step one: talk to us! Fill out the form at the bottom of this page — our dedicated team will direct that request to a consultant with knowledge and expertise in the areas related to your project.

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2. Let's Talk!

Our consultant will work with you and your team to help specify the problem, and identify a plan of action that you can take to solve the issue. We work with your research expertise and understanding of the project, and our wealth of software engineering experience to find the best solution for you to be able to maintain throughout your project's lifespan.

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3. Let's Go!

Our consultations don't end after the first meeting — we provide ongoing support to help you with your project. We can provide tool and software recommendations, run training sessions, setup template projects, and much more.

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4. Conclusion

All good things must come to an end, but our aim is to leave you more equipped and prepared at the end of the consultation process, so that you can maintain and support your project for as long as you need to.

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