RE: [dcc-associates] DPC / Nestor sign co-operation agreement on digital preservation

2013-02-20 Thread Simon Fenton-Jones
This is an interesting one William. Seems like we are beginning to see the beginnings of some collaboration between people who are members of task forces/working groups in so many samo samo institutions; no matter what the subject matter. e.g.

RE: [dcc-associates] Manchester and Elsevier team up on text-mining tool

2011-11-22 Thread Simon Fenton-Jones
. Any idea? I suppose when Google took over the role of librarians. And curators started looking at the research and not the researchers, or developers. Si. From: John Milner [mailto:john.mil...@btinternet.com] Sent: Friday, 18 November 2011 3:07 PM To: 'Simon Fenton-Jones'; 'Peter

RE: [dcc-associates] Manchester and Elsevier team up on text-mining tool

2011-11-17 Thread Simon Fenton-Jones
days are gone. si From: John Milner [mailto:john.mil...@btinternet.com] Sent: Friday, 11 November 2011 3:19 PM To: 'Simon Fenton-Jones'; 'Peter Murray-Rust' Cc: 'Joy Davidson'; research-data...@jiscmail.ac.uk; dcc-associates@lists.ed.ac.uk Subject: RE: [dcc-associates] Manchester and Elsevier

RE: [dcc-associates] Manchester and Elsevier team up on text-mining tool

2011-11-10 Thread Simon Fenton-Jones
] Sent: Thursday, 10 November 2011 2:33 PM To: 'Peter Murray-Rust'; 'Simon Fenton-Jones' Cc: 'Joy Davidson'; research-data...@jiscmail.ac.uk; dcc-associates@lists.ed.ac.uk Subject: RE: [dcc-associates] Manchester and Elsevier team up on text-mining tool Hmmm so it’s not your money. If you

RE: [dcc-associates] Manchester and Elsevier team up on text-mining tool

2011-11-09 Thread Simon Fenton-Jones
Let me see if I got this right. Elsevier, a leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, at a cost which increases much faster than inflation, to libraries who can't organize their researchers to back up a copy of their journal articles so they can be

RE: [dcc-associates] Preserving Digital Sound and Vision Briefing Day, 8th April

2011-03-16 Thread simon Fenton- jones
That's interesting William, Can I ask 2 questions? Taking it that there are (from my perspective); 1. around 30 conferences per month around the world covering portions of this kind of interest = AV content - its capture, edit, dissemination, response and long term preservation, and 2. Most are

RE: [dcc-associates] Global directory of information disciplines

2011-03-08 Thread simon Fenton- jones
Thanks Sue, I wasn’t sure whether the idea would seem a bit silly. The Network managers who I talk to in the NRENs around different points of the world don’t really “get it”, as they tend to think in terms of “services” to National institutions. But looking at that news which just came though

[dcc-associates] RE: I don't know if there is a single organisation that could tackle all........

2010-04-30 Thread Simon Fenton - Jones
Thanks Matti, Eloquently put. Replied below. -Original Message- From: heikkuri...@gmail.com [mailto:heikkuri...@gmail.com] On Behalf Of Matti Heikkurinen Sent: Thursday, 29 April 2010 3:50 PM To: Simon Fenton - Jones Cc: Peter Szegedi; Leif Laaksonen; tf-me...@terena.org; john.d

RE: [dcc-associates] Social media for research data management

2010-04-29 Thread Simon Fenton - Jones
PM To: Simon Fenton - Jones; 'Alex Ball'; research-data...@jiscmail.ac.uk; dcc-associates@lists.ed.ac.uk Subject: Re: [dcc-associates] Social media for research data management All this technology is totally new to me. I'm in one such site that get's one posting a month if you're lucky. Does

RE: [dcc-associates] Social media for research data management

2010-04-26 Thread Simon Fenton - Jones
Dear Alex, We're having the same kind of conversation over at three of terena's taskforces, although it's couched in slightly different terms. As most of our community are engineers who are focussed on the 'interchange' between NREN's (National research and education networks), We're inquiring