- Provision of continuous integration/software testing service, utilising HPC resources and providing third party licensed tools to enable high quality software to be written by the UK academic community;
- Be responsive to and knowledgeable about our user community supporting them to improve software engineering practices by providing practical support;
- Support of software as a long-lived research output through investigation of services in the curation, citation and impact areas integrated into CI services;
- Be an integral part of a wider community, including links with SSI, EPCC and the DCC.
It provides two tools to do this: SESC Build Service (based on Jenkins) for software testing and CCPForge for software development management.