I'm not familiar with VITAL, but if it is indeed based on Fedora (I'm assuming Fedora 3), then there are some tools for migrating:
and particularly if you're interested in migrating to Hydra: https://github.com/projecthydra-labs/fedora-migrate
> On Jan 26, 2017, at 7:47 PM, Conal Tuohy <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Vital is based on Fedora and therefore will have a web API that exposes
> everything one could need to perform a migration.
> The Fedora community is the place to ask:
> On 27/01/2017 8:08 am, "Mark Jordan" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Do you know if it's possible to export a CSV or similar list out of VITAL
>> describing all the resources it manages? It wouldn't by chance have an
>> OAI-PMH interface, or any other HTTP APIs that allow for more granular
>> ----- On Jan 26, 2017, at 12:51 PM, Zack Osborne <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>> Hi All,
>>> I'm interested to hear from anyone who has successfully migrated from
>>> repository software to another solution. I'm specifically interested to
>>> what approach was taken to batch download/export all content (objects and
>>> metadata) from the system.
>>> The functionality to do so is currently not available in VITAL, and
>> we've been
>>> instructed by iii that all content has to be downloaded individually (!)
>> at the
>>> object display page level.
>>> If you have any experience with exporting/downloading content from
>> VITAL, I
>>> would greatly appreciate speaking with you.
>>> Thanks in advance!
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