Frequently Asked Questions
What does FAIMS stand for?
Field Acquired Information Management Systems.
What does FAIMS cost?
FAIMS is open-source software. It’s free to use, adapt and run on your own hardware.
From 2023, we will be offering commercial services to provide server management, workflow design and customisation.
Does FAIMS work on an iPad?
It will soon! While FAIMS 2.6 was built for Android, FAIMS 3.0 will be cross-platform. It will run on Android, iOS and desktop.
When will FAIMS 3.0 be ready?
FAIMS 3.0 will be ready for public release in June 2022.
What is FAIR Data?
Data that is Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable. See the ARDC website for more information.