VIVO 1.10.0-RC-1 is available for community testing. The primary features/updates found in this release include:
Support for RDF 1.1 via Jena 3
Documentation for integrating the Data Distribution API
Improvements in Internationalization
Upgrade of password encryption to Argon2i
Jenatools for import and export of entire triple stores
vivo.owl consolidated ontology assertions
Many internal improvements in support of theming
Many internal improvements to upgrade dependencies
Many bug fixes
A full list of JIRA tickets addresses by this release can be found here: https://jira.duraspace.org/issues/?filter=13210
To test the release candidate download and build from the source code to deploy into a servlet container https://github.com/vivo-project/VIVO/tree/rel-1.10.0-RC-1
Download a no source vagrant https://github.com/vivo-community/vivo-vagrant/tree/rel-1.10.0-RC-1
See the VIVO 1.10 Technical Documentation wiki for instructions: https://wiki.duraspace.org/display/VIVODOC110x/VIVO+1.10.x+Documentation
Community testing of this release candidate is critical. Please provide your feedback on the release testing page https://wiki.duraspace.org/display/VIVO/Release+Testing+-+1.10.0.
My heartfelt thanks to all the community volunteers who made this release happen. It is a great pleasure to work with so many talented people!
Heading to the VIVO Conference It's conference time. Fly, drive, bike, walk over to the JB Duke Hotel in Durham, North Carolina, USA on the campus of Duke University for the 9th Annual VIVO Conference. The conference starts this Wednesday with workshops, a Leadership Group meeting, the Welcoming reception, and dinner for hotel guests in the JB Duke Marketplace. See the full program on the conference web site. Late registrants are welcome. See you in Durham!
VIVO Project Director