Timbus tools on DSPACE

Project Details


Purpose of this project

Create an Extractor that harvests metadata following a specific Ontology

Motivation for the project

Since technology is always changing, there is a need to address the challenge of preserving business processes.

In the long term, tools and plataforms must be made to ensure the continuous access to processes and services.

Planned roadmap

  • First Phase:Analysis
    • Gathering of requisites and analysis of DSpace
    • Define tests to perform: Extract Information
    • Sketch of an Extractor dedicated to DSpace
    • Duration: 3 weeks
  • Second Phase:Development
    • Development of a prototype of an Extractor
    • Unit testing
    • Duration: 4 weeks
  • Third Phase:Testing
    • Validation of the metadata extracted upon the original repository
    • Duration: 2.5 weeks


Risk Mitigation, Monitoring and Management Plan

Risks Identified

Risk Mitigation plan

Risk Management (actual)


Mentor information


Caixa Mágica Software


Carlos Coutinho

Trainee details

Luís Marques

Past experience

Current situation


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