|VIVO to Join DuraSpace Organization Incubator InitiativeVIVO Project leaders and the DuraSpace organization announced today the intention for VIVO to join DuraSpace as an Incubator project, the first step towards establishing the VIVO project as part of a sustainable 501(c)(3) organization.Read the post: http://duraspace.org/vivo-join-duraspace-organization-incubator-initiativeRelated link: http://vivoweb.org/Kindura: A Pragmatic Open Source Approach to Institutional Cloud Storage with Fedora and DuraCloudInstitutions with IT departments offer services and storage based on infrastructure that has been accumulated over time. Limitations of in-house services combined with evolving data curation, management and cost requirements, have made the flexibility of cloud computing and storage options appealing.Read the post: http://duraspace.org/kindura-pragmatic-open-source-approach-institutional-cloud-storage-fedora-and-duracloudRelated link: https://jiscinfonetcasestudies.pbworks.com/w/page/45197715/Kindura
New DuraSpace Social Front Page on RebelMouse
According to Wikipedia Twitter has 500 million users and sees 340 million tweets per day. This is just one indicator that people and organizations are now sharing and accessing every kind of news and information in 140 characters, via YouTube and, or through one or more customized social media pipes on many types of devices. How do your web site stats look these days?
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Participate in the 2012 E-Science Institute and "Get a Handle on E-Science"
D. Scott Brandt, Associate Dean for Research, Purdue University Libraries and 2011 E-Science Institute participant suggests, "The E-Science Institute helps you get a handle on e-Science so you can articulate where and how to support research in new ways. The ESI faculty's experience, knowledge and guidance make this an excellent program. Participants have to do their share of the work, but the outcomes and networking are very much worth it."
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/participate-2012-e-science-institute-and-get-handle-e-science
Related link: http://duraspace.org/e-science-institute
DuraSpace at Seventh International Open Repositories Conference 2012 DuraSpace was represented by staff and community members at the Seventh International Open Repositories Conference held in Edinburgh, Scotland July 9-13, 2012.
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