Definition of research data
"Research data refers to all information (regardless of form or presentation) needed to support or validate the development, results, observations or findings of research work, including contextual information. Research data includes all materials created in the course of academic work, e.g. through digitisation, records, source research, experiments, measurements, surveys and interviews. This includes software and code."
Policy for Research Data Management at the TU Wien, TU Wien, 2018, Annex