DTL acts as the Dutch node of ELIXIR, the European data infrastructure for the life sciences. ELIXIR unites Europe’s leading life science organisations in managing and safeguarding the increasing volume of data generated by publicly funded research. ELIXIR-NL has three focus areas: compute and storage infrastructuredata interoperability, and training & education. Central to many of ELIXIR-NL’s activities are the FAIR Data principles (i.e., research data should be Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, and Reusable for both humans and computers).