If curating research data is a good idea, then curating the software that researchers use to process it is a good idea too. Clearly, even "pure" statistical analysis is a great deal more fragile than we had hoped.
Nicholas B. Adams
Nick Adams, Ph.D. is a sociologist and research fellow at the University of California’s Berkeley Institute for Data Science. He is also the founder and director of the GoodlyLabs, a 501(c)3 doing sociological data scientific research and software design.