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07 Apr 2014

RDA Plenary 3: Cloud Computing and Developing World Research

The Cloud Computing and Developing World Research Interest Group postulates that providing the researchers of the developing world an infrastructure for cloud computing will allow for an even playing field with the rest of the world. Simply put, such an infrastructure is paramount in helping to provide solutions to the critical problems these researchers may encounter.

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07 Apr 2014

IG Legal Interoperability - meeting report

The RDA’s Interest Group on Legal Interoperability met for three sessions on Thursday, March 27, during the RDA’s 3rd Plenary in Dublin. All the sessions - attended by over 30 people - were chaired by Paul Uhlir from the National Academy of Science in Washington and Yours Truly had the honor of being the meeting’s rapporteur. The goal of the meeting - to bring together lawyers, managers and researchers from different fields - was fulfilled.

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