Blog Posts

  • DSpace Installation on Ubuntu 10.10

    April 16, 2011 –Lighton Phiri
    Dspace is probably one of the most widely used digital repository software package. It has evolved into a complex software stack over the past couple of years; as of this writing (April 2011), the latest version is 1.7.1 with new ...
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  • Greenstone Digital Library Software

    April 16, 2011 –Lighton Phiri
    So I’ve spent the past couple of weeks trying to familiarize myself with the most common open source digital repository software tools, I’ve using the Parasoft services to test them out. The thing is, I’m going to spend the next ...
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  • Free SMS – fsms.co.za

    February 21, 2011 –Lighton Phiri
    If you are one of those people who are very particular about how much they spend and whether or not it’s justifiable, then you will definitely love this…… free national SMSs withing South Africa; and you can send upto 20 ...
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  • The Fourth Paradigm

    February 6, 2011 –Lighton Phiri
    So my supervisor gave me my first reading last week; “The Fourth Paradigm – Data Intensive Scientific Discovery” (The Fourth Paradigm: Data-Intensive Scientific Discovery). I just finished going through the first chapter (an edited version of the last talk – ...
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