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Call for Abstracts - BExIS2 UserDevConf2015

We invite submission of abstracts for oral presentations of 15 min each for the 1st BExIS2 User and Developer Conference in Jena (July 9-10, 2015) . Users, developers and data managers of either BExIS 1 or BExIS 2 are encouraged to present their individual application or solution. Presentations should address special features or functionalities that…


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University of Jena established Research Data Management Helpdesk

The Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena has announced its new Helpdesk on Research Data Management. Please see the full press release here (in German). Helpdesk Website


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BExIS 2.6.1 patch released

  We are releasing a patch for BExIS 2.6.0 to fix some performance issues in the up- and download of primary data and proper session timeout behavior. Also in the Create Dataset Wizard user entered content is now validated again against the metadata schema. Please check out the release note for more details.   BExIS…


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BExIS User and Developer Conference - save the date!

On July 9-10, 2015 the first BExIS 2 User and Developer Conference will take place in Jena (Germany). This 2-day conference will bring together users, developers and data managers of both BExIS & BExIS 2 data management platforms. It is a community gathering featuring keynote talks, user presentations, tutorials and hackathons. More information coming soon.


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Re-design of the BExIS 2 User Interface started with a 1-day workshop

Over the past three years development of the new BExIS 2 data management platform was primarily focused on building a technological sound software. Within the new project phase (started in January 2015) we are shifting the focus more on usability and effective user interaction with the system. In this context we partner with "Kombinat Süd",…


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BExIS 2.6.0 released

  We are pleased to announce the release of BExIS 2.6.0. Following a number of requests and recommendations from the BExIS community the following features have been added: system features and datasets can be made publicly available without authenticaton changing user password import of custom metadata schemas personalised page on accessible datasets in-line editing of…


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Graduate Academy Course: Research Data Management - Make your data count!

We are please to announce that registration for our workshop on research data management at the Graduate Academy is now open. more...


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BExIS++ project extended until 2017

We are pleased to announce that the German Science Foundation (DFG) will continue to fund the BExIS++ project until the end of 2017. With this grant continuous development and support of the BExIS 2 platform is ensured. Besides, we are excited to expand our community and training activities on research data management.


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BExIS 2.5.1 patch released

  We are releasing a patch for BExIS 2.5.0. Viewing and downloading datasets with EML metadata structures should be working properly now. This release also contains two small improvements in the data planning module. Please check out the release note for more details. BExIS 2.5.1 is freely available from our website.  


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BExIS 2.5.0 released

We are pleased to announce the release of BExIS 2.5.0. The aim of this release was to improve interoperability with other systems. The following features have been added: the Security Module now supports single sign-on authentication via LDAP and allows more fine-grained settings on dataset permission metadata can now be exported into standard compliant XML…


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