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Author: Perry Willett

Merritt 2017 Year in Review

Merritt has done a lot of development in the past few years, in response to external demands. These developments are largely behind the scenes, and invisible to Merritt users:   • Migrated all of our servers, storage and MySQL database to

New milestones for electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs)

CDL is proud to assist UC campus libraries with the publishing and preservation of ETDs (electronic masters theses and PhD dissertations). In recent months, we have accomplished a couple of huge milestones that the entire UC system can be proud

DMPTool Service Update: March 2015

    Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities DMPTool future. We are excited to report that we are in the process of hiring a new 2-year position for DMPTool service manager. We look forward to having the capacity to add new

Merritt Service Update: March 2015

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Replication at UCLA close to completion. We are very close to having replicated all Merritt content in SDSC and UCLA data centers. There are approximately 3,000 objects left (out of a total of 1.5

Merritt Service Update: February 2015

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Replication at UCLA. We are currently replicating all content in SDSC to our storage node at UCLA. We estimate this will be completed by the end of March 2015. Automated harvesting process. We recently

Merritt Service Update: January 2015

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Merritt experienced some significant problems with ingest and retrieval beginning around January 21. In some cases, objects larger than 100 Mb submitted to ingest simply failed, but smaller objects failed as well. We isolated

DMPTool Service Update: December 2014

    Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Personnel changes here at CDL that affect the DMPTool: Trisha Cruse, UC3 Director, has retired from CDL after 20 years of service in UC including her previous position at UCSD. Trisha was one

Merritt Service Update: December 2014

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Trisha Cruse, UC3 Director, has retired from CDL after 20 years of service in UC including her previous position at UCSD. Trisha was the original director of the Digital Preservation Program and UC3, and

Patricia Cruse retires from CDL

Trisha Cruse has left CDL in January, 2015 to take a position with DataONE involving data sharing, management, and preservation; details on her new position will be announced in the future. Trisha has had a long and very successful career

Merritt Service Update: November 2014

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities SDSC content migration complete. We have finished the migration of content from the UCOP Data Center to SDSC. As mentioned previously, this involved feeding all the objects through Ingest. You’ll see that your objects