Author Archives: Osmo Palonen

About Osmo Palonen

I used to work as Project Manager at the Mikkeli University of Applied Sciences since 2003 until end of May 2014. I have started and developed digital archiving and digitization in projects and customer service operations. My background is in journalism and industrial automation for printing industry. The first one lasted 16 years and the latter 14. As a hobby I am the editor of quarterly Faili, read history and crime books as well as listen to jazz, blues and rock. I am a founding member of FC United of Manchester and life-long supporter of hockey team Kärpät of Oulu. I made my MA in history and IT at the University of Tampere 2011.

Seminar: Open Source in Content Management

Our project will organise an open seminar on 7th June 2013 in the Mikkeli University of Applied Sciences Main Campus in Mikkeli. The seminar Open Source in Content Management will open at 11.15 and the venue is Mikpoli hall. For … Continue reading

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Open Source – Open Development

Dear Readers, My apologies being quiet so long, but there have been so many other personal developments going on. At the end of the year, I moved from city to the village and been more specialised in renovating a house … Continue reading

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How to manage a crack in a digital vase

I start with a text copied from the PhD dissertation of Ari Häyrinen, just published at the University of Jyväskylä: “Digital heritage may be the most fragile heritage that we have. A crack in the ancient vase does not destroy … Continue reading

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Open Source – part of the preservation

This time I present some ideas behind this project. The preservation of digital contents is a continuous process that will last decades and centuries. Therefore preservation organisation – not depending if it is a content owner or a preservation service … Continue reading

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OSA Project Blog started

Dear readers, this is the start date of Project OSA activities in the social media. We will introduce our activities in the project via this website and bring our ideas to archiving community in Finland, Europe and World. We try … Continue reading

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