November 2015
 The DuraSpace Digest highlights recent events, releases and 
opportunities of interest to DuraSpace communities
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Join DuraSpace in 2015
The 2015 annual DuraSpace Membership Campaign that raises funds to support the continued advancement of the DSpace, Fedora and VIVO open source software will come to a close at the end of the year.  Read more 
DuraSpace Projects

HELP Create a DSpace 6.0 Test Plan for Non-Developers
Information about the test plan that DCAT (DSpace Community Advisory Team) is currently building with the primary goal to create a test plan for people without a background in software development.  Read more 

The 2015 VIVO Conference Was a Success!
The VIVO2015 conference was the best yet with a wonderful turnout of attendees, the conference was a great collaboration of ideas as it provided many opportunities for learning.  Read more
NOW AVAILABLE: VIVO 1.8.1-Improved Performance and New Visualizations 
On November 10, 2015 VIVO 1.8.1 was released by the VIVO team.  Read more

NOW AVAILABLE: DSpace 5.4-Bug Fixes, Memory Enhancements++
DSpace 5.4 is now available providing security fixes to the JSPUI, along with significant bug fixes and memory usage enhancements to all DSpace 5.x users. Read more 

INVITATION to Join the New Fedora Community Book Club
The new Fedora Community Book Club is forming to offer participants a discussion forum on topics related to Fedora development.  Read more

Updated VIVO Website Tells VIVO Story
The VIVO Project has launched a new website focused on telling the VIVO story, and simplifying access to all forms of information regarding VIVO.  Read more
DuraSpace Services

DuraSpace Services Webinar Recordings Available
This month DuraSpace presented a two-part webinar series entitled "2015 Accomplishments and A Sneak Peek at What Lies Ahead" highlighting the recent developments in the suite of DuraSpace services: DSpaceDirect, ArchivesDirect, DuraCloud, and soon-to-be released, DuraCloud Vault. Read more 
DuraSpace Registered Service Providers

Provider-NT is Now Neki IT
Provider IT Neki Technologies, the Brazilian Duraspace Registered Service Provider, has undergone a major change during the past few months and is now Neki IT. Read more
Cineca Highlights Recent Events and Developments
In the last two months Cineca attended two very important IT events focused on support for Higher Education.  Read more
Open Repository Lite Continues to Gain Traction with Health Institutes in Scotland
To bring the conference season to a close, Open Repository exhibited at the CILIPS Autumn Gathering 2015, held in Glasgow on November 19.  Read more
View from the DuraSpace Tweet-o-sphere
For a quick round-up of current news and information about events and achievements happening around the digital preservation and access ecosystem visit DuraSpace Today.  Read more