Recording Available: “DuraCloud in 2018: What’s New? What’s Next for the Software & the Service?”

On May 24th DuraSpace Services Coordinator , presented a DuraSpace community webinar, “DuraCloud in 2018: What’s New? What’s Next for the Software & the Service?”  Heather shared an overview of the services that DuraSpace offers including DuraCloud, an open source preservation storage system and hosted service designed to make it easy to preserve data in… Read more »

4Science Late Spring Tour Is Starting: We are Looking Forward to Meeting the Community

4Science Late Spring Tour Is Starting: We are Looking Forward to Meeting the Community

From Claudio Cortese, 4Science   June is traditionally the period when main events for those implementing and managing  digital repositories and libraries are concentrated. 2018 is no exception. We are packing for Open Repositories 2018, where we will be present both as a sponsor and as contributors. Don’t forget to come to our exhibit space… Read more »

Important updates to DuraSpace’s privacy policy

Important updates to DuraSpace’s privacy policy

GDPR is coming! At DuraSpace we have always cared about protecting your privacy. In order to meet the new General Data Protection Regulation that goes into effect Friday May 25, 2018, we have made a few changes to our Privacy Policy. Our primary objective in meeting these requirements is service to our community. Our approach… Read more »

Recording and Slides Available from the Hot Topics Series: The 2.5% Commitment: Investing in Open

Recording and Slides Available from the Hot Topics Series: The 2.5% Commitment: Investing in Open

Members of Duraspace are among leaders of institutions from all over the world who share a belief that our digital scientific and cultural heritage should be preserved and made accessible for future generations. Members of DuraSpace have been invited to become part of a conversation that aims to begin an investigation into what it will… Read more »

VIVO Updates for May 20 — Conference, Apps and Tools, Sprint 2, Spring Cleaning, Debra Hanken Kurtz

VIVO Updates for May 20 — Conference, Apps and Tools, Sprint 2, Spring Cleaning, Debra Hanken Kurtz

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director Two weeks to the JB Duke Hotel and the Ninth Annual VIVO Conference. The VIVO Conference is coming up, June 6-8 at the JB Duke Hotel on the campus of Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, served by the Raleigh-Durham airport, and includes a great line-up of keynote speakers,… Read more »

Register Today: “DuraCloud in 2018: What’s New? What’s Next for the Software & the Service?”

Register Today: “DuraCloud in 2018: What’s New? What’s Next for the Software & the Service?”

DuraSpace presents a community webinar, “DuraCloud in 2018: What’s New? What’s Next for the Software & the Service?” on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 1:00p.m. ET. Presented by Heather Greer Klein, DuraSpace Services Coordinator. Many institutions and organizations are looking to secure their data in the cloud, but have concerns about preservation best practices and local technical… Read more »

Debra Hanken Kurtz, DuraSpace CEO, to join Arizona State University as Associate University Librarian

Debra Hanken Kurtz, DuraSpace CEO, to join Arizona State University as Associate University Librarian

Debra Hanken Kurtz will leave her post as CEO at DuraSpace to serve as the Associate University Librarian for Technology Services at Arizona State University Library. As of June 1, Erin Tripp, Business Development Manager at DuraSpace, will serve as the Interim Chief Executive Officer. Valorie Hollister, DuraSpace Director of Membership and Finance, and Bill… Read more »

VIVO Updates for May 13 — Upcoming Webinar, Sprint 2, Conference Updates

VIVO Updates for May 13 — Upcoming Webinar, Sprint 2, Conference Updates

From Mike Conlin, VIVO Project Director Mark Your Calendars: Supporting a VIVO Regional Community. Christian Hauschke, VIVO Coordinator, German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB) will present a webinar entitled “Supporting a VIVO Regional Community,” June 12, 11 AM US Eastern Time. When VIVO is implemented in a research institution, there is a need… Read more »

Neki IT in Latin-American Free Software Installation Festival (FLISoL) 2018

Neki IT in Latin-American Free Software Installation Festival (FLISoL) 2018

Neki IT participated in the Latin-American Free Software Installation Festival (FLISoL in Portuguese) this April. Neki IT represented DSpace at the event, providing its perspective and experience of working with the open source repository platform since 2005. The FLISoL festival takes place in several cities in Latin America and it aims to promote the use… Read more »

Help Build Bridges to Worldwide Open scholarship by Becoming a DuraSpace Member and Receive Price Reductions on first-year DuraCloud Subscriptions

Help Build Bridges to Worldwide Open scholarship by Becoming a DuraSpace Member and Receive Price Reductions on first-year DuraCloud Subscriptions

The 2018 Membership Campaign raises funds to support the continued advancement of the DuraSpace projects–DSpace, Fedora, VIVO, and CASRAI . This year when you become a new member of DuraSpace at either the silver, gold, or platinum level you will automatically become eligible for DuraCloud price reductions for the first year of service. Become a… Read more »