Presentation - eAtlas Technical Overview (May 2015)

This presentation provides a technical overview of the eAtlas. It outlines a brief introduction to the eAtlas, a demonstration of the mapping system and an outline of each of the software systems that make up the architecture of the eAtlas. 

  • The eAtlas development team
  • What is the eAtlas
  • Improving access to research data
  • Regional atlases
  • Design philosophy
  • Content preparation
  • eAtlas systems overview
  • AtlasMapper
  • eAtlas Content Management System (CMS)
  • Multisite branding
  • Integrated Search
  • Pydio
  • Bulk loader tool
  • Photo management
  • Enduring data repository

This presentation outlines the importance of good data management, what some of the barriers to sharing data are.