What Client Must Look for While Choosing a Virtual Repository

Adaptive Path

That is how, virtual repositories eliminated the requirement to finish the whole transaction merely throughout face-to-face negotiations. Audit reports generated on a regular basis help to follow the activity in the virtual repository. Various search and upload instruments also simplify and accelerate the project execution via the repository. Storage and exchange of the confidential data on the Internet are becoming an indispensable demand of the modern business realm.

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Jay Cross

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How to Use Fastpages

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

If you don't have a GitHub account, register for one, then login to it Click this link: [link] This gives you an option to create a new repository in your own GitHub account. My account is called 'Downes' and I just called the new repository 'fastpages'. Then reload your repository page. Click on the link in the instructions: This link is specific to your repository. For me, it's the following link: [link] but for you it will use your repository name.

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How to Use Fastpages (2)

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

First , we created a repository on GitHub. We did this by 'cloning' the original Fastpages repository. Then we updated the repository by 'merging' an automatically-generated 'pull request'. My version of the repository is located here, based on the name I gave it in part one: [link] You should make sure you can find your GitHub repository. Second , the repository automatically generated a website for us using GitHub pages. Your repository is on the left.

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Boxing gRSShopper

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

It checked all my boxes: It was relatively recent When you started it, Apache and MySQL would start up on their own There was a Dockerfile and GitHub repository so I could clone it and work from source It had good documentation telling me how to run it You see, what I really needed was two things.

Blockchain and Public Health Solutions

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Instead of gathering raw data into a central location for processing, the algorithm or query, - a kind of smart contract, - should be sent to the repositories and be processed there. Raw data must always remain in its permanent repository under the control of the repository owners. The Blockchain Research Institute (BRI) is a global think tank dedicated to the strategic implications of blockchain technologies to business, government and society.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Top Ten AntiSpyware Apps from CNET | Main | Semi-Daily Quote/Lyric/Words of Others » March 26, 2008 "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine) ( LINK ) "This article investigates the use of social software applications indigital library environments.

Open Access soars

David Weinberger

of open access repositories: close to 2,000. Some facts and stats, compiled at PoeticEconomics : # of open access journals : over 6,000. Growth rate: 4 per day. # of freely available journals: over 28,000. Growth rate: 10 per day. # Growth rate: 1 per day. # of documents freely available: 25 million. Growth rate: 6,000 per day. # of open access mandate policies: 271. Growth rate: 1 per week or 5 per month. % of world’s scholarly literature that is freely available: 20%.

What will universities monetize in the future?

George Siemens

If I was tasked with designing a course from scratch, I would start by searching repositories, rather than creating any new content. Universities do more than teach. Research is one of the most important activities of higher education. From the lens of students and society, however, the teaching and learning process and what it costs, is the primary focus.

LMS vs. LCMS

Xyleme

It is both a central Learning Object Repository (LOR) and Tin Can-compliant Learning Record Store (LRS). Online Content Repository (Courses). ?. ?. Online Learning Object Repository. . ?. The Learning and Development industry, like any other, has been inundated with new technologies and tools for learning.

The Identity Challenge: On the Internet, Nobody Knows You're a Dog

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The basic premise underlying OPAL is that instead of gathering raw data into a central location for processing, raw data must always remain in its permanent repository under the control of the repository owners.

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Susan Hildreth on libraries in the digital age

David Weinberger

She is quite frank about the future of libraries as works gets digitized, suggesting that physical copies of books might be archived in regional offsite repositories. At the Library Innovation Lab blog, there’s a podcast interview I did a couple of weeks ago with Susan Hildreth , director of the Institute of Museum and Library Services , a federal agency that supports libraries and museums.

LMS vs. LCMS

Xyleme

Online learning object repository. Online Content Repository (Courses). ?. ?. Online Learning Object Repository. ?. LMS vs. LCMS: What is the difference and why does it matter? LMS vs. LCMS? While sometimes thought to be interchangeable terms, LMS (Learning Management System) and LCMS (Learning Content Management System) platforms share a few functionalities, but couldn’t be more different.

Advice for the UNESCO OER Mapping Project

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

If course, this discussion is centered around OER *repositories* and not only the resources themselves. Consequently, mappings will need to describe repository properties. I am thinking at this point that the OER initiative should be drawing from the experiences of OER repositories and repository indices that already exist. Email written as advice to the UNESCO OER mapping initiative.

Photos you can use

Harold Jarche

A friend asked about online repositories of photos that can be used for academic presentations and I mentioned several sources. Online photo repositories (check usage rights for each): Free images for your inspiration, reference and use in your creative work, be it commercial or not! I realized after sending the list that many others may not know about the wealth of resources available, especially for teaching and learning.

Content systems not content packages

Clark Quinn

For one, it was supporting different business products from the same content repository. In a conversation last week (ok, an engagement), the topic of content systems came up. Now this is something I’ve argued for before , in several ways.

A Framework for the Safe Management of Digital Identities and Data

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Instead of gathering raw data into a central location for processing, the algorithms or queries should be sent to the repositories and be processed there. Raw data must always remain in its permanent repository under the control of the repository owners. Data repositories must obtain explicit consent from the subjects whose data they hold for the execution of an algorithm against their data; the vetted algorithms should be made available and understandable to subjects.

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A Few Words on ePortfolios

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

An e-portfolio is a collection of digital materials uploaded by a student to an e-portfolio repository; the repository owners can then make this material available publicly to prospective employers or clients, as requested by the student. This will become important as employers will over time rely less on tests and formal assessments, and will instead look for tangible evidence of personal achievement in web-based repositories.

How Not to Adopt an LCMS

Xyleme

Store content in a single repository so that it is easy to search, find, and reuse. Modern learning organizations understand that, in order to provide learners with the resources they expect (such as content personalization, mobile learning, microlearning, and just-in-time support) new technology tools are no longer a “nice to have” — they’re a necessity.

How to Transform a “Big, Old” Company into an Agile Digital Business

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

External Developer Platform - a repository of digital components open to external parties. “As consumers, we take digital technologies for granted… We don’t wonder why these things are possible; we simply expect them,” said Designed for Digital a recently published book by Jeanne Ross , Cynthia Beath , and Martin Mocker in its Preface.

Assessing online assessments

Clark Quinn

I recall hearing of, but haven’t yet seen, a seriously threatening repository of such. Yes, there are learning object repositories, but they’re not yet populated with a rich suite of contextualized practice. Good formal learning consists of an engaging introductions, rich presentation of concepts, annotated examples, and meaningful practice, all aligned on cognitive skills.

Blockchain Can Reshape Financial Services… But it Will Take Significant Time and Investment

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In early August, the World Economic Forum (WEF) published two excellent reports: A Blueprint for Digital Identity , - which I wrote about a few weeks ago, - and The future of financial infrastructure: An ambitious look at how blockchain can reshape financial services , - which I’d now like to discuss.

What is a Learning Content Management System (LCMS)?

Xyleme

Learning Content Management Systems work great for large companies that manage multiple brands, locations, or departments, for big transportation and manufacturing corporations that need on-the-job references that their building teams can access, there content must always be accurate, up to date, and in a single repository, so they’re also a prime candidate. There’s a lot of confusion surrounding Learning Content Management Systems.

Open Education Resources bill in Brazil

David Weinberger

It also deals with repositories for such OERs. Carolina Rossini passes along the following: Today, the Sao Paulo State Legislature Representative, Mr. Simao Pedro, assisted by his team, specially Lucia F. Pinto, and the OER-Brazil Project, has introduced an OER bill to regulate the educational resources developed directly and indirectly (contracts for products or services or public purchases) by that state, and determine that an open license should be applied (CC-BY-NC-SA).

beyond civil society, governments, and markets

Harold Jarche

Online repositories make studies available months ahead of journals. Binary thinking is an easy sell. It appeals to our emotions which we developed as children. Binary thinking blinds us. It’s not black and white, or right and wrong, or even Left and Right. Human society is many shades along various spectra. But often politicians and others tell us it’s a simple, binary choice — ”You’re either with us, or with the terrorists.’ ’ ‘ — President George W.

[misc] StackLife goes live – visually browse millions of books

David Weinberger

books and other items in the Harvard Library systems 73 libraries and off-campus repository. I’m very proud to announce that the Harvard Library Innovation Lab (which I co-direct) has launched what we think is a useful and appealing way to browse books at scale. This is timed to coincide with the launch today of the Digital Public Library of America. Congrats, DPLA!!!).

A Framework for the Safe Management of Digital Identities and Data

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Instead of gathering raw data into a central location for processing, the algorithms or queries should be sent to the repositories and be processed there. Raw data must always remain in its permanent repository under the control of the repository owners. Data repositories must obtain explicit consent from the subjects whose data they hold for the execution of an algorithm against their data; the vetted algorithms should be made available and understandable to subjects.

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Social snake oil

Harold Jarche

The practitioners I talked to about PPI [Personal Productivity Improvement] said they would love to participate in PPI coaching, provided it was focused on the content on their own desktops and hard drives, and not the stuff in the central repositories.

Personalization for Knowledge Workers

Xyleme

The objective is to help the employee cut through the corporate knowledge repository and match the content with the unique needs of each employee. It engenders a “living” repository where problems are fixed as soon as they are identified, and gaps filled as they become apparent. User generated content will increasingly become a key part of a living repository. This is the 2 nd in a 3 part series addressing the impact of personalization in the education and training markets.

leadership through cooperation

Harold Jarche

Since the start of this year, over 90 international papers regarding the novel coronavirus have been made available in the popular biomedical research repository PubMed.” One of the few areas where most nations cooperate is in infectious disease control.

The Power of Reflection in an Ever-Changing World

Charles Jennings

Initially started as a weekly email for new hires, the program is now firm-wide and provides a key repository of reflective stories and experiences. (I wrote the original piece this article is based on for Training Industry Quarterly in Winter, 2012. I feel it still speaks to a key issue for building high performance that has barely been touched by many L&D professionals).

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Single-Source Workshop with Bryan Chapman and Xyleme Recap

Xyleme

This original content, or “instance,” is stored in a central repository, where users on any device can access it and create new versions and new material based off of the original. Bryan Chapman is renowned for teaching world-class organizations how to implement successful single-source learning development strategies. On September 12 th , Bryan practiced what he has been preaching all along during a webinar attended by nearly 1000.

eLearning Learning

Clark Quinn

As part of a Personal Learning Network for those in elearning, such a searchable repository is quite useful. Just to note that Learnlets is now part of the blogs recorded in Tony Karrer’s eLearning Learning. Tony’s made an architecture that allows blogs and articles on a particular topic to be aggregated and searched. I used it as a recommended resource for the upcoming Foundations Intensive elearning introduction event as part of the Learning Solutions conference.

Building a Culture of Continuous Learning

Charles Jennings

Yet even this ‘sacred cow’ of formal training is being challenged with some companies updating on-boarding processes and, instead of hours or days of classroom induction, are providing new recruits with tablets stuffed with helpful information and access to resources such links to expert locators on intranets and repositories of stories to help new employees navigate the networks and alcoves of their new organisation or new role within their existing organisation. Most people get it.

Second Waves

Doc Searls

Why not point to the code repositories and say, “Have at it&# ? Here’s a theory: others can make better things with Google Wave’s parts than Google made with Wave itself, the death of which Google announced today.

Performance Support

Clark Quinn

Learnscape architects have implemented miniature versions of the internet behind corporate firewalls that provide all of these things, from peer-rated FAQs to wizards, on-line help desks, and best practices repositories. Great post by Jay Cross that uses the history of performance support to set up the need for what Jay calls Learnscapes. I've been a long-time believer in EPSS and ePerformance.

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LibraryLab funded project librapalooza

David Weinberger

Makes it easy to create slideshows out of images from image repositories. It initially is using the VIA repository. This tool eases the process of adding open access material to open access repositories, including Harvard DASH. This is an issue because not all repositories have the same APIs or metadata definitions. Skip Kendall and Andrea Goethals: Zone 1 Rescue Repository: 1. Content can be exported into other repositories.

David Weinberger - Untitled Article

David Weinberger

The second and third together has resulted in an enormous and public repository of questions, answers, examples, and explanations. Search engines are so damn good that we can find our way through that gigantic, unplanned repository. Remember what it was like to be dumb? No, kids, you probably don’t. I used to be a terrible, horrible, miserable hobbyist programmer. I enjoyed it a great deal, but land-o-lakes was I dumb!

knowledge-sharing paradox redux

Harold Jarche

The practitioners I talked to about PPI [personal productivity improvement] said they would love to participate in PPI coaching, provided it was focused on the content on their own desktops and hard drives, and not the stuff in the central repositories.” Knowledge-sharing in the Enterprise.

Changing Role of the LMS

Xyleme

Systems (like our own Bravais) that enable content to be published to a repository outside of the LMS for use in a much larger, searchable, informal learning context. It seems that, for years, people have been writing obituaries for the corporate Learning Management System (LMS). Just do a quick search for “LMS is dead” and you’ll find many blog posts, articles, webinars and conference presentations discussing its demise.

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Social Learning Examples

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

We talked about building a repository of web 2.0 At DevLearn, many people lamented the difficulty of explaining the benefits of social media to their managers and peers. learning applications. It turns out that my pal Jane Hart has already done it for us!

Dean Krafft on the Linked Data for Libraries project

David Weinberger

There’s a startup cost, but as you share more data repositories and types, the costs/effort goes up linearly, not at the steeper rate of traditional approaches. Fundamental assumption: No single system can provide the full range of repository-based solutions for a given institution’s needs, yet sustainable solutions do require a common repository. A: It’s a Ruby Gem that serves as an interface for Hydra into a Fedora repository.

The future of libraries?

Clark Quinn

One role, of course, is to be the repository of research skills, about digital literacy (which is where this conversation had started). I had lunch recently with Paul Signorelli , who’s active in helping libraries with digital literacy, and during the conversation he talked about his vision of the future of the library. What I heard was a vision of libraries moving beyond content to be about learning, and this had several facets I found thought-provoking.