Announcing the next DSpace 7 (Virtual) Development Sprint, Oct 1-12, Sign up to Learn More and Contribute to DSpace 7!

Announcing the next DSpace 7 (Virtual) Development Sprint, Oct 1-12, Sign up to Learn More and Contribute to DSpace 7!

From Tim Donohue, Technical Lead for DSpace and DSpaceDirect The third DSpace 7 (Virtual) Development Sprint will take place from October 1-12, 2018. We are in search of developers interested in joining us for a two week sprint (you need not be available for the entire two weeks). Sprint participants will help us make enhancements… Read more »

Reintroducing the DuraSpace Registry

Reintroducing the DuraSpace Registry

The DuraSpace Registry is a community-driven database that identifies which institutions and organizations around the world use DSpace, Fedora, and VIVO. The Registry, which answers the question, “Who’s Using”, has been significantly upgraded: https://duraspace.org/registry/ The new Registry includes a map view of installations and is viewable by project. DuraSpace is in the ongoing process of… Read more »

VIVO Updates, September 23, 2018 — sprint in progress, camp coming up, service providers ready to help

VIVO Updates, September 23, 2018 — sprint in progress, camp coming up, service providers ready to help

Sprint in progress  Join the sprint!  Developers, documenters, testers needed.  The sprint is working on documentation, bug fixes, internationalization, and configurable support of ElasticSearch and Solr 7 for improved search.  Join here:  2018-09 Sprint VIVO Camp October 18-20, Butler Library, Columbia University, New York City  Fall is here and the fall VIVO Camp will be held… Read more »

Recording Available: ArchivesDirect Overview Webinar

Recording Available: ArchivesDirect Overview Webinar

On Wednesday, September 19, 2018 DuraSpace hosted a community webinar, “ArchivesDirect Overview: Standards-Based Preservation with Hosted Archivematica.”  Sarah Romkey, Archivematica Program Manager from Artefactual Systems and Heather Greer Klein, Services Coordinator from DuraSpace presented an overview of ArchivesDirect, a hosted instance of Archivematica that includes DuraCloud preservation storage and is provided by DuraSpace in partnership with Artefactual Systems.  The webinar highlighted what hosted Archivematica can do… Read more »

DuraCloud 5.0 Release Integrates HTTP Live Streaming (HLS)

DuraCloud 5.0 Release Integrates HTTP Live Streaming (HLS)

DuraCloud customers can now select HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) as an option for streaming files. HLS is widely supported by browsers and mobile devices and allows for non-Flash video and audio players. HLS is supported by HTML5 video and audio tags. Both open and secure streaming options are available for HLS through DuraCloud, allowing your… Read more »

VIVO Updates September 16, 2018 — updated web site, Ontocale is a VIVO service provider, new site registry, camp is coming up, and see you in Germany!

Web site  The VIVO web site has been updated.  See http://vivoweb.org.  Everything looks a bit better, the membership page and the site registry (see below) are much better.  Some things moved around, to improve navigation and simplify the site.  A “Features” page describing VIVO’s features has been added, along with “Join the Community” and “Governance”.  All… Read more »

Save the Date! VIVO 2019, September 4-6, Podgorica, Montenegro

Save the Date! VIVO 2019, September 4-6, Podgorica, Montenegro

Violeta Ilik, and Nataša Popović for the organizing committee VIVO 2019 is coming to Montenegro! The School of Medicine at University of Montenegro, Clinical Center of Montenegro, and the Institute of Public Health of Montenegro are our hosts for the VIVO 2019 Conference in the gorgeous capital city of Podgorica. VIVO would like to thank… Read more »

VIVO Updates September 9, 2018 — VIVO workshop in Germany, September Sprint, the SPARQL Book

VIVO Updates September 9, 2018 — VIVO workshop in Germany, September Sprint, the SPARQL Book

Third annual VIVO workshop in Hannover, Germany, September 17-18  Next week is the third annual VIVO workshop in Hannover, Germany, organized by TIB.  See https://events.tib.eu/vivoworkshop2018/ I hope to see you there! September Sprint  VIVO is planning a development sprint for September 17-28.  See http://bit.ly/2CaFnxh The SPARQL Book  SPARQL is a query language used to get data from VIVO. … Read more »

Announcing the New DuraSpace Service Provider (DSP) Program

Announcing the New DuraSpace Service Provider (DSP) Program

We’re happy to announce the DuraSpace Registered Service Provider (RSP) Program has been restructured and rebranded in 2018 as the DuraSpace Service Provider (DSP) Program. It offers different types of service providers in our community, large and small, more ways to collaborate with DuraSpace. The DSP establishes partnerships with service providers that wish to provide… Read more »

Webinar Registration Open: ArchivesDirect Overview: Standards-Based Preservation with Hosted Archivematica

Webinar Registration Open: ArchivesDirect Overview: Standards-Based Preservation with Hosted Archivematica

DuraSpace presents a Community Webinar, “ArchivesDirect Overview: Standards-Based Preservation with Hosted Archivematica” On Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. ET (convert to your timezone), Sarah Romkey, Archivematica Program Manager from Artefactual Systems and Heather Greer Klein, Services Coordinator from DuraSpace will present a one-hour webinar, “ArchivesDirect Overview: Standards-Based Preservation with Hosted Archivematica.” This webinar… Read more »