we scheduled a general maintenance of the ePIC API version 1 at GWDG on January 26th between 15:00 and 17:00 o’clock. During the maintenance the registration and update of PIDs prefixed by the 11858-prefix won’t be possible. The resolution, however, won’t be affected since it is covered by the mirrors within the ePIC consortium. If … [Read more…]
we scheduled a general maintenance of the ePIC API version 1 at GWDG on October 6th between 15:00 and 17:00 o’clock. During the maintenance the registration of new PIDs prefixed by the 11858-prefix won’t be possible. The resolution, however, won’t be affected since it is covered by the mirrors within the ePIC consortium. If you … [Read more…]
The maintenance includes the following steps: 1) moving the server to a different network 2) changing hostnames 3) upgrading to the newest version of the Handle software 4) upgrading to the newest version of the ePIC API If you have any questions concerning the changes or the downtime please do not hesitate to contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Persistent Identifiers Enabling Services for Data Intensive Research, Sept. 21st in Paris We would like to thank all speakers and participants for the success of the meeting. We were happy to welcome so many interested people form around the world and really enjoyed the lively discussions. We would also like to thank DataCite for … [Read more…]
We are happy to announce the upcoming meeting completely dedicated to persistent identifiers! The event will take place on Sept. 21st 2015 as a side meeting of the 6th RDA Plenary in Paris and is jointly organised by DataCite and ePIC . For more information visit: http://www.pidconsortium.eu/?page_id=674
With decision of the ePIC management board from November 25th PDC (https://www.pdc.kth.se) will now join in to strengthen the ePIC services.
The problem of occasional long response times for PID resolution could be solved by forcing the resolution system for a prefix to use only TCP for all necessary communication. These occasional long response times for PID resolution are due to package losses caused by the cross atlantic WAN communication between the Handle Proxy Server, the … [Read more…]
The Members of the ePIC consortium met for the Technical Board Meeting on November 24th via videoconference. Details can be found on the member project page, which is restricted to the affiliated members of ePIC .
ePIC was presented with a poster during the 3rd RDA Plenary Meeting in Dublin
We are proud to announce the launch of the new website for ePIC .