• From the Desktop to the Cloud: Leveraging Hybrid Storage Architectures in Your Repository 

      Brody, Tim; Carr, Leslie A.; Tarrant, David (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      Repositories collect and manage data holdings using a storage device. Mainly this has been a local file system, but recently attempts have been made at using open storage products and cloud storage solutions, such as Sun's ...
    • An Introduction to EPrints 3.2 

      Carr, Leslie A.; Brody, Tim (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      In this session we will be introducing EPrints 3.2 and some of the new features. These include: * Storage Controller - allows hybrid solutions to be built using both local and cloud level storage. * FTP and WebDAV ...
    • Repositories and CRISes for Research Management 

      Carr, Leslie A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      Research assessment has become a major business activity for the UK academic community. A national research assessment excercise is distributing funding worth £7.5 billion to the community. A number of UK universities ...
    • RKBExplorer: Repositories, Linked Data and Research Support 

      Carr, Leslie A.; Glaser, Hugh; Millard, Ian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      RKBExplorer (http://rkbexplorer.com/) is a system for publishing Linked Data to Semantic Web standards, also providing a browser that allows users to explore this interlinked Web of Data, primarily in the domain of scientific ...
    • Strategies for Innovation and Sustainability: Insights from Leaders of Open Source Repository Organizations 

      Carr, Leslie A.; Dirks, Lee; Kimpton, Michele; Payette, Sandy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      This panel convenes leaders of organizations that provide the major open repository software platforms featured at OR09. This session provides an opportunity to learn about the strategic processes behind the software - ...
    • Supporting the 'Sharing Institution' - Practical Steps Towards a More Open Teaching and Learning Culture 

      Carr, Leslie A.; Davis, Hugh C.; Francois, Sebastien; Hey, Jessie M. N.; Miles-Board, Tim; Morris, Debra; White, Su (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      Institutional repositories for research output have developed progressively over the last few years. Although a primary motivation is Open Access both institutional and academic needs must also be met in order to foster ...