Recent Activity: Preservation e-Infrastructure IG

24 Jun 2019

Plenary 14 Session Submission Deadline Is Thursday!

With Plenary 14 (P14) scheduled to occur from October 23-25, the deadline for session submission is this Thursday, 27 June at 16:00 UTC.

Submissions for meeting sessions are open to working groups, interest groups, joint groups and birds of feather (BoF) meetings.

Please note, however, submissions are accepted from group chairs only. If you submit a session request for a group, please notify the other chairs of that group.

16 May 2019

Plenary 14: Call for Sessions, Collocated Events, Posters and Registration Now Open!

Taking place from 23-25 October 2019, the 14th RDA Plenary will take place in Dipoli, the nature-immersed building of Aalto University, Helsinki, in Finland, “one of the happiest countries in the world”, states Per Öster, CSC-IT Center For Science Director and Co-Chair of the P14 Programme Committee.

 

14 Mar 2018

Preservation Tools for Researchers: IG meeting at RDA

Greetings All,
A week from today, our newly-official IG will have its fourth meeting at the RDA Plenary in Berlin. This group is focused on tools that researchers can use to help keep track of all the great stuff we do, with the aim of preserving it. We have a great lineup of speakers, which should spark a lot of discussion. The meeting page is here: https://rd-alliance.org/ig-preservation-tools-techniques-and-policies-rd... . We’re in “Breakout 3”.

14 Mar 2018

Preservation Tools for Researchers: IG meeting at RDA

Greetings All,
A week from today, our newly-official IG will have its fourth meeting at the RDA Plenary in Berlin. This group is focused on tools that researchers can use to help keep track of all the great stuff we do, with the aim of preserving it. We have a great lineup of speakers, which should spark a lot of discussion. The meeting page is here: https://rd-alliance.org/ig-preservation-tools-techniques-and-policies-rd... . We’re in “Breakout 3”.

11 Sep 2017

CoreTrustSeal Certification Launched

Dear Colleagues,
(apologies in advance for multiple postings)
Please read below an announcement related to trustworthy data repositories
core-level certification. Do not hesitate to circulate widely.
Very best wishes.
Mustapha Mokrane
--
*Mustapha Mokrane*, PhD. | Executive Director
World Data System-International Programme Office
c/o NICT Europe Centre, 28 rue de Berri, 75008 Paris, France
Mob: +33 6 1201 2912 <+33%206%2012%2001%2029%2012> ORCID ID:
0000-0002-0925-7983

19 Jun 2017

ISO certification of trusted repositories

I hope the following will be of interest.
Regards
..David
Dr David Giaretta
Who can be trusted with your precious information for years to come?
Much of our lives and our futures depend on digital information yet the
"father of the internet" Vint Cerf [1] worries about the coming "digital
dark age". How can we know who can be trusted with our digital future?
Now there is a way to do it in the same way we know which systems we can
trust for food, environment, energy, namely through ISO certification by ISO

24 Apr 2017

Draft ISO standard - comments and feedback requested

I'd appreciate and comments or feedback on
https://www.rd-alliance.org/system/files/documents/InformationPreparatio...
nsureLongTermUse-20170420.docx
It is relevant to the ADMP IG because it is tries to describe the pieces of
information which, based on the concepts of OAIS, are needed for long-term
re-use of information.
Besides OAIS concepts it brings in ideas and approaches from the Project

21 Apr 2017

Reminder Data and Software Preservation PresQT Workshop May 1-2 seeks input from stakeholders

Hi all, 

Just a Reminder, about the upcoming Data and Software Preservation PresQT workshop to be held at University of Notre Dame May 1-2, 2017.   There are a few seats left for those who'd like to attend on-site(registration closes Sunday night) & a remote attendance option.

The workshop convenes communities and tool providers engaged in data and software preservation to assess needs, look at the successful tools of today, and brainstorm about the data and software preservation tools of the future.

24 Mar 2017

Inaugural Meeting of RDA "Preservation Tools, Techniques, and Policies" IG at Barcelona

Greetings All,
We would like to draw your attention to the inaugural meeting of a new "Preservation Tools, Techniques, and Policies” IG that will attempt to build a bridge between domain scientists and the data community. Our session will be at 14:00 on 5 April.
The session agenda and information can be found here: https://www.rd-alliance.org/ig-preservation-tools-techniques-and-policie...

24 Mar 2017

Inaugural Meeting of RDA "Preservation Tools, Techniques, and Policies" IG at Barcelona

Greetings All,
We would like to draw your attention to the inaugural meeting of a new "Preservation Tools, Techniques, and Policies” IG that will attempt to build a bridge between domain scientists and the data community. Our session will be at 14:00 on 5 April.
The session agenda and information can be found here: https://www.rd-alliance.org/ig-preservation-tools-techniques-and-policie...

23 Mar 2017

Research Data Alliance DDPIG Interim Outputs for review and comment

Dear RDA Interest Group members,

We wish to share with you the draft outputs created by three of
the Task Force teams of the RDA Data Discovery Paradigms Interest
Group. We think one or more of these outputs are relevant to the
work your IG is doing. Your thoughts and feedback on the three
interim documents will be greatly appreciated:

21 Mar 2017

Fwd: PresQT Workshop May 1-2 Call for participation

I have been asked to pass this on so here it is …
Cheers, Jamie
Begin forwarded message:
From: Natalie Meyers <***@***.***>
Subject: PresQT Workshop May 1-2 Call for participation share to RDA Preservation e-Infrastructure IG members
Date: 21 Mar 2017 16:17:04 CET
To: <***@***.***>
Please share this call for participation with other colleagues who may be interested in the workshop and/or project.
PresQT (Preservation Quality Tool) Workshop
Date: May 1-2, 2017
Registration(by April 23): Click here to register

09 Aug 2016

Announcement of a Comment Period for the Five Year Review of the Reference Model for an Open Archival Information System (OAIS) and ISO 16363.

OAIS Overview
The Reference
Model for an Open Archival Information System (OAIS) was developed for use
in facilitating a broad, discipline independent, consensus on the
requirements for an archive or repository to provide long-term, preservation
of digital information. It was also intended to support the development of
additional digital preservation standards.
An OAIS is an archive consisting of an organization of people and systems
that has accepted the responsibility to preserve information and make it

06 May 2016

Fwd: Container Strategies for Data & Software Preservation that Promote Open Science Workshop at Notre Dame

FYI
Cheers, Jamie
Begin forwarded message:
From: Kallie O'Connell <***@***.***>
Subject: Container Strategies for Data & Software Preservation that Promote Open Science Workshop at Notre Dame
Date: 6 May 2016 15:47:17 CEST
To: <***@***.***>
Dear Jamie,
Please see the information below regarding an upcoming workshop on container strategies for data and software preservation at the University of Notre Dame and share with other RDA Preservation e-Infrastructure IG members.

03 May 2016

Fwd: Reminder: CernVM Users Workshop 6-8 June 2016 at RAL, UK

Dear all,
You may be interested in this upcoming workshop.
Cheers, Jamie
Begin forwarded message:
From: gerardo ganis <***@***.***>
Subject: Reminder: CernVM Users Workshop 6-8 June 2016 at RAL, UK
Date: 29 Apr 2016 16:06:08 CEST
To: "cernvm-talk (Open list to discuss about user experience and other stuff)" <***@***.***>, <***@***.***>, "project-lcg-af (LCG Architects Forum)"
<***@***.***>, "***@***.***" <***@***.***>,
<***@***.***>,

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