DuraCloud’s Chronopolis Preservation Storage Price Reduced 40%

July 27, 2020By LYRASISDuraSpace

LYRASIS is excited to announce a significant price reduction for storage fees in the DuraCloud Enterprise Chronopolis plan. The annual storage fee is now $300 per TB for up to 19 TB of storage, and $275 per TB for 20 or more TB of storage.  DuraCloud is an open source, hosted digital preservation storage service that has been helping institutions preserve 400+ TB of content in … Read More

VIVO Conference 2020: Explore the Program

June 9, 2020By LYRASISDuraSpace, Events

The VIVO Conference will be held next week,  June 16-18 online. The organizers are pleased to invite you to browse this year’s exciting and comprehensive VIVO conference program. The program includes a Keynote and many speakers, workshops, panels, lightning talks and more–all online, easy for everyone to attend, and free of charge! Register Dr. Mathias … Read More

Your Invitation to a Free Online Introduction to Fedora Workshop

May 27, 2020By LYRASISDuraSpace

Your Invitation to a Free Online Introduction to Fedora WorkshopYou are invited to register for a free online Introduction to Fedora workshop to be held on June 23 from 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM ET. Attendance is limited but a version of the workshop will be recorded and made available afterward.  The workshop will provide an overview … Read More

Your Generous Support is Accelerating DSpace 7

April 29, 2020By LYRASISDuraSpace

Since July 2019, LYRASIS and DSpace governance have worked together to expedite the release of DSpace 7. The DSpace 7 Working Group has worked hard on what will be the largest release in DSpace history, with a completely new, dynamic user interface and a suite of next generation repository features (see NOW AVAILABLE: DSpace 7.0 … Read More

Fedora 6 Rebuild Demo: Resilience in a Long-term-Preservation Persistence Layer

April 29, 2020By LYRASISDuraSpace

A Fedora 6 demo video is now available showcasing a recently added feature. This demo explains the repository rebuild functionality and demonstrates how it works. This new feature demonstrates Fedora’s commitment to a self-describing, long-term-preservation persistence layer and increases Fedora’s resilience in disaster recovery scenarios. You can find the demo video here. This demo follows previous … Read More

VIVO Conference 2020 announces Call for Proposals

April 23, 2020By LYRASISDuraSpace, Product Spotlight

Call for Proposals is open! The 2020 VIVO conference task force invites proposals for the eleventh annual VIVO conference to be held June 16 – 18, 2020 online. Please submit abstracts for presentations, workshops, posters, or demos before May 15, 2020. Focus topics and trends Persistent identifiers of interest in scholarship Open data sources Non-traditional … Read More

NOW AVAILABLE: DSpace 7.0 Beta 2

April 21, 2020By LYRASISProduct Spotlight

The DSpace Leadership Group, the DSpace Committers and LYRASIS are proud to announce that DSpace 7.0 Beta 2 is now available for download and testing.   Beta 2 is the second scheduled Beta release provided for community feedback and to introduce the new features of the 7.0 platform. As a Beta release, we highly advise against … Read More

Overviews: DuraCloud and ArchivesDirect

January 28, 2020By LYRASISDuraSpace

A new DuraCloud overview video is now available. This on-demand 30 min webinar recording explains the DuraCloud service using real use cases from the libraries, archives, museums, and nonprofits who use DuraCloud for preservation storage. The session also covers the Chronopolis Network dark archive storage option, and end with a brief demonstration of the DuraCloud … Read More

Reminder: DSpace Anwendertreffen 2020 – Registration Open

January 28, 2020By LYRASISDuraSpace, Events

The DSpace Anwendertreffen 2020 will take place on Thursday, March 26th, 2020 from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm at the Hamburg University of Technology. A member’s meeting of the DSpace-Konsortium Deutschland will follow until 5:30 pm. Additional workshops will take place on Friday, March 27th, 2020 from 10am to 1pm. The DSpace Anwendertreffen 2020 is … Read More

Make Your ArchivesSpace, CollectionSpace, DSpace, Fedora or VIVO Site Count: Add your Instance to the DuraSpace Community Supported Programs Division Registry at LYRASIS

September 24, 2019By Carol Minton MorrisDuraSpace, LYRASIS

The DuraSpace Registry currently features more than 2,500 DSpace, Fedora and VIVO installations from around the world. With the completion of the DuraSpace and LYRASIS merger on July 1, 2019, CollectionSpace and ArchivesSpace instances will also be highlighted in the Registry to reflect the growing DuraSpace Community Supported Programs Division of LYRASIS, which encompasses ArchivesSpace, CollectionSpace, DSpace, … Read More