Austin, TX DuraSpace is pleased to announce that Heather Greer Klein accepted the position as hosted services customer specialist effective October 26, 2016. In this role, Heather will work closely with the DuraSpace hosted services team to manage the lead to sale process of DuraSpace hosted services (DuraCloud, DSpaceDirect, ArchivesDirect) including customer service, product pricing, new account set up, onboarding, and training.
Austin, TX Who doesn't like a pretty picture? DuraSpace Pictures on Instagram features community news and updates plus photographs of people and places related to DuraSpace initiatives and activities. Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/duraspace_pictures/
Austin, TX An institution’s identity is often formed by what it saves for current and future access. Digital collections curated by the academy can include research data, images, texts, reports, artworks, books, and historic documents help define an academic institution’s identity.
Austin, TX The DuraSpace organization today announced Carissa Smith’s departure from her position as Cloud Services Product Manager effective July 29, 2016. She has accepted a position as a systems analyst with a non-profit healthcare organization in upstate New York.
Austin, TX DuraSpace is pleased to announce the launch of a new DuraCloud web site: http://duracloud.org The site makes it easy to request a customized DuraCloud quote or to create a free trial account. Simple navigation points users to more information about the service, and four different subscription plans. Please let us know what you think!
Breakout of content stored in DuraCloud based on storage provider
From Dermot Frost, Chair, OR2016 Host Committee; David Minor, Matthias Razum, and Sarah Shreeves, Co-Chairs, OR2016 Program Committee
Austin, TX The LYRASIS and DuraSpace Boards announced an "Intent to Merge" the two organizations in January. Join us for the second session of the CEO Town Hall Meeting series with Robert Miller, CEO of LYRASIS and Debra Hanken Kurtz, CEO of DuraSpace. Robert and Debra will review how the organizations came together to investigate a merger that would build a more robust, inclusive, and truly global community with multiple benefits for members and users. They will also unveil a draft mission statement for the merged organization.
DeKalb, IL On April 22, 2016, the Digital POWRR team will be conducting a FREE, day-long workshop at the Arkansas Studies Institute in Little Rock, AR entitled From Theory to Action: A Pragmatic Approach to Digital Preservation Tools and Strategies. This full-day workshop is made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the Human Endeavor.