GigaByte (ISSN:2709-4715) aims to promote the most rapid exchange of scientific information in a formal peer-reviewed publishing platform. Modern research is data-driven, iterative, and aims to be FAIR: Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable. It is also fast moving, with available data and computational tools changing constantly and swiftly evolving fields continuously being tested, updated and modified by the community. Given that, GigaByte is focused on publishing short, focused, data-driven articles using a publishing platform that will allow nearly immediate and continuous online publication on acceptance as well as an ability to update published articles. This drastically reduces writing and reviewing. With that, GigaByte provides scientists a venue to rapidly and easily share and build upon each other’s research outputs.
Mandated open, named peer review for all papers.
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- Review requested by
- Reviewer selected by
- Editor, Service or community
- Public interaction
- Inclusion of author response
- Binary decision
- Review coverage
- Specific aspects, complete paper
- Reviewer identity known to
- Competing interests
We have a team of in-house Editors who select peer reviewers, alongside an Editorial Board on hand to provide advice on difficult decisions and matters relating to thresholds.
All textual content (manuscripts, peer reviews, associated blog posts, etc.) are published under a CC-BY 4.0 license.