Jisc (no longer the Joint Information Systems Committe…just Jisc) launched their new website today. The organisation has been going through a programme of pretty extensive (traumatic?) change over the last 18 months or so with much of that coming to a head in the last few months. I’m not going to touch on that -…… Continue reading Jisc 4.0 (I think)
Amongst the many interesting things that were discussed at the Repositories and the Cloud event on Tuesday was the plans for ePrints to offer what Les Carr referred to as a ‘Blogger’ like option. Now I can only assume that Les has a long held fondness for Blogger as he hosts his RepositoryMan blog there…… Continue reading Is ePrints Going to be the WordPress of the Repository World?
This year is going to be the 1st time I have attended a JISC Conference without having to work (3 years of near nervous breakdowns and one managing the backchannel and social web elements) so I am very much looking forward to it. The move to Edinburgh is another big change to traditions (and certain…… Continue reading JISC Conference 2009
Now this is a bit out of date now as I meant to blog about this a week or so again when I saw it a week or so ago but I think its interesting and important enough to quickly mention – if only as a reminder to myself in the future. This is exactly…… Continue reading US Airforce Blog Flowchart – everyone should have one!
I’m looking forward to this JISC Conference this year for all sorts of reasons, not least just the fact that I have missed working with the JISC Comms team these last six months. However one of the big pluses this year is that I should be able to spend a bit more time attending sessions…… Continue reading Looking forward to JISC Conference 2008