Since 1989 the information managers of the LTER Network have maintained a bi-annual newsletter that documents information management news, resources, and developments. Subscribe to DataBits, alongside with other LTER newsletters, subscribe to our feed of DataBits articles, or visit our archives for a slice of IM history. Pre-2019 issues of DataBits are available in a pdf archive.

DataBits: Off-Site Backups to Amazon Web Services

What would happen to your site’s data if a fire, hurricane, or ransomware tore through your campus? Veteran information manager John Porter decided that a cloud backup was a wise insurance policy.

DataBits | 2019 Summer

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The community of LTER Information managers publishes the DataBits Newsletter approximately twice a year, with updates on information activities at sites and deep dives into topics of interest to LTER and other Environmental Information Managers. In the Summer 2019 issue, Site Bytes makes a triumphant return after a long absence. There is also plenty of… Read more »