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Collaborative Management of Natural Resources in San Diego Bay
TLDR
It was determined from this study that information technology is an important and key component to ICZM but that sociopolitical factors may override the benefits of decision-support systems and should be considered at the outset of any project of this kind.
The GridPort toolkit: a system for building Grid portals
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The creation of GridPort is described, a unique, layered software system for building Grid portals, written in Perl/CGI, which has several unique features: the software is portable and runs on most Web servers; it is flexible and adaptable; it supports single login between multiple portals; and portals built with it may run across multiple sites and organizations.
Controlled publication of digital scientific data
How to balance free and open access to scientific data with privileged access to new results by authors while protecting them from being scooped by competing interpretations of their own data.
Research Data Curation Pilots: Lessons Learned
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The program focused on many aspects of contemporary scholarship, including data creation and storage, description and metadata creation, citation and publication, and long term preservation and access, and will provide support for the data management requirements from national funding agencies.
Chronopolis Digital Preservation Network
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The major themes within Chronopolis are explored, including: the philosophy and theory behind a nationally federated data grid for preservation, the core tools and technologies used in Chronopolis, and how the network plans to strengthen and broaden with enhanced services and new customers.
Chronopolis: Preserving our Digital Heritage
The Chronopolis Digital Preservation Initiative, one of the Library of Congress' latest efforts to collect and preserve atrisk digital information, has completed its first year of service as a
Generating Metadata for Digital Preservation: the Chronopolis Scenario
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A subset of the Chronopolis Project team, the Metadata Working Group made an analysis of the system by tracing a digital object through the system, and system activities were divided into Event Types and metadata gathered by the digital object on its wayThrough the system were documented.
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