Visit with DuraSpace at EDUCAUSE 2011

Thu, 2011-10-13 15:26 -- carol

Ithaca, NY If you are traveling to EDUCAUSE 2011 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia October 18-21, please mark two October 19 DuraSpace events on your calendar:
 
DuraCloud session—"Using the Cloud to Archive and Preserve the Scholarly Record: Experiences from the DuraCloud Pilot." The session will take place on Wednesday, October 19 from 2:30-3:20pm in meeting room 103B. The presentation will give an overview of the use cases tested with DuraCloud over a one-year period. A discussion will follow focused on the successes and limitations of using cloud infrastructure for managing and preserving digital content. To find out more about the session, please visit: http://www.educause.edu/E2011/Program/SESS058. Hope to see you there!
 
Community Source Reception 2011—Please join your colleagues in the open-source communities of Sakai, Jasig, DuraSpace, and Kuali for a Community Source Reception at EDUCAUSE 2011 on Wednesday, October 19 from 6:00 PM - 7:45 PM in the Grand Ballroom KL, Fifth Level Marriott Hotel. Network with friends from institutions that have joined these communities, talk to colleagues from schools that may be considering joining one or more of these communities, and learn more about activities underway. The executive director from each community will be available to speak with attendees. Or, just come to have fun! Please forward this invitation to others who may wish to attend.