RSP Repository Software Day 2009

19th March 2009

Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester


We are delighted to announce the launch of the 2009 RSP Repository Software Day for the repository community across the UK.

The aim of the day is through exhibition and demonstration, to introduce Repository Managers and Technical Support Officers to a range of existing and developing Repository software and technology; and to allow the chance for discussion and solution discovery between delegates and software providers through exhibition, case studies, surgeries and user groups.

Exhibitions and presentations on the day are scheduled from the following projects and organisations:

The RSP surveyed repository software providers who attended this event, and you can view the results as a comparative table listing about 50 features, with links to data sheets for individual products and further information. The table is also available as a PDF download [349kB].

This event was a major date in the RSP calendar. Details of the programme can be found below.


The RSP repository software day was aimed at all disciplines in the repository environment including; software vendors, repository administrators, practitioners and technical staff .


Time Description
09:30 Keynote Speech – Tony Hey, Microsoft Research
10:30 Software & Projects Exhibition
10:30 Surgeries
13:30 Case Studies
15:30 Questions & Answers Debate
16:30 Closing Remarks – Bill Hubbard, RSP Manager
16:45 User Groups


For further information contact RSP.

Alternatively, email RSP Support or phone 0845 257 6860.