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2 May 2018




We will be reaching out to the community to see how they think we should best leverage subscription funds. Without adequate, sustained funding we are very limited in what we can accomplish, so we will also ask what would inspire their institution to subscribe. 


We are anticipating the release of uPortal 5.1 and further releases of uPortal-Home prior to the conference. We discussed whether or not uPortal-start should have releases and will be bringing this to the community for input.



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We discussed where the uPSC should focus its attention. We identified the following: promotion, expansion, and clarification of the uPortal Supporting Subscription program to reach levels that would sustain increased project resources as our greatest opportunity. We also identified the lack of clear information about uPortal as one of our weaknesses and a threat to attracting new adopters.