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  • Hi Keith, I would like to gather more info on issues faced while moving to FP 08, as we are currently working on this activity. Regards, Rohit ------------------------------ Rohit Jain ------------------------------

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  • Keith, We came up with another topic that we wanted to inquire about. The question is "how are others handling multiple archivists, say, 5 simultaneous server archivists on one Optim Archive Server?" Our team is expanding to include more ...

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  • That's a great, and timely, topic to bring up, Danny. We are also looking at opportunities to migrate some of our Optim workload to AWS (easier said than done). I think this will continue to be a conversation thread within our user group. Not sure there ...

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  • Next Optim Virtual User Group Meeting -January 26th

    The next OVUG will be on Tuesday, January 26th from 11-1pm EST! Look for a calendar invite from Ken Berridge in the coming weeks!

    11-11:05am Intro - Marc Hebert, Estuate

    11:05-11:25am HCA Archive Case Study - Bharath Nunepalli, HCA

    11:25-11:45am  Healthnow DPU Case Study - Trong Bo, Healthnow, and Tammy Ziegler, AB Martin

    11:45-11:55am  DPU on AWS S3 - Allan Martin, AB Martin

    11:55-12:20pm Technical Panel - Keith Tidball, Progressive Insurance and friends

    12:20-12:50pm TDF Research Plans - Michael Vinov, IBM Haifa Research Lab

    12:50-1pm Offering Management Update - Peter Costigan