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Meet You on Repository Island: DuraSpace at Open Repositories 2013

Winchester, MA  If you are traveling to Charlottetown on Prince Edward Island in Canada for the Eight International Conference on Open Repositories next month (July 8-12) you may be interested in these DuraSpace-related workshops, presentations and meetings.

For a detailed schedule and descriptions of sessions please visit: There's still time to sign-up for workshops: and submit your idea for the Developer's Challenge:


• Fedora Futures Workshop, 10:00am - 12:00pm
• DSpace Developer's Meeting, 1:00 - 5:00pm

TUESDAY JULY 9, "24/7" talks 2:00 - 3:30pm

• Amazon Glacier: Why to use it, When to use it, and What it will cost you
• DuraCloud for Dummies: Should I Stay or Should I Go [to the cloud]?
• Heavenly Collaboration: Chronopolis and DuraCloud


• Hosting your services in the cloud - Lessons DuraSpace has learned, 10:00 - 10:30am


• Repository Redux: The Future of Fedora, 9:30 - 10:00am
• DuraSpace Plenary, Jonathan Markow & Michele Kimpton, 2:00 - 2:30pm
• DSpace User Group Sessions

-DSpace RoadMap and 3-to-5 Year Vision, 3:00 - 4:15pm
-Introducing DSpace 3.1, 4:15 - 4:45pm
-Implementing ResourceSync for DSpace, 5:00 - 5:30pm
-The Heterogenous Zone: Five use cases for five research data collections in Edinburgh DataShare, 5:00 - 5:30
-DSpace REST API Panel, 5:30 - 6:30pm
-Re-using DSpace to build a repository for freshwater quality data, 5:30 - 6:00pm
-Moving BIG DATA into DSpace, 6:00 - 6:30pm

• Fedora User Group Sessions

-Fedora Roadmap/Building Fedora Futures, 2:30 - 3:00pm
-Update on the Islandora Project and Community, 3:45 - 4:15pm
-Hydra: State of the Project, Thursday, July 11, 4:15 - 4:45pm
-Of Hats and Islandora (the Tuque story), 5:00 - 5:30pm
-The Challenge of Archival Film: An Islandora Solution for Big Video, 5:00 - 5:30pm
-A Light-Weight DevOps Approach to Islandora, 5:30 - 6:00pm
-A Digital Preservation Repository for Duke University Libraries, 5:30 - 6:00pm
-Developing a Metrics Dashboard for Islandora, 6:00 - 6:30pm
-Meeting Unique Media Repository needs through Shared Code, 6:00 - 6:30pm

• OR13 DuraSpace Reception, 6:30 - 8:30pm