#Changelog

All notable changes to DEIMS-SDR are documented here.

## [v.3.0.0] - 2019-12-6

### Added

- REST-API (deims.org/api)

### Changed

- Updated user interface

- Overhauled search interface

- Modified project/network/RI affiliation documentation for sites

- Overhauled my content page

### Removed

- It is no longer possible to upload dataset files directly to DEIMS

 

## [v.2.4.3] - 2019-09-24

### Added

- Added download links for site centroid coordinates and bounding boxes

### Removed

- Shapefile field in site form. All boundaries functionality should now be stored in the "boundaries" field.

 

## [v.2.4.2] - 2019-08-13

### Changed

- Updated list of values for the field "Sampling Time Unit" (removed "half-daily, bi-weekly", "bi-monthly" and "bi-annual"

 

## [v.2.4.1] - 2019-05-27

### Added

- Added a status page that monitors the DEIMS-SDR subsystems: https://status.deims.org

 

## [v.2.4.0] - 2019-04-30

### Added

- Added a new contact form https://deims.org/contact

- Implemented new mailing system

### Changed

- Updated user account management system

 

## [v.2.3.0] - 2018-09-12

### Added

- New documentation: deims.org/docs 
We updated our documentation in order for it to be more user-friendly. We are looking forward to your feedback.

- DEIMS.ID
DEIMS now generates identifiers for sites, similar to an ORCID or a DOI. They are persistent, resolvable and unique.

- Added changelog page

 

## [v.2.2.1] - 2019-03-15

### Added

- Officially added a DEIMS-SDR training instance at https://training.deims.org

### Changed

- Minor updates and bug fixes for the site metadata model. Please refer to https://deims.org/models for details

 

## [v.2.2.0] - 2018-09-12

### Added

- New documentation: deims.org/docs 
We updated our documentation in order for it to be more user-friendly. We are looking forward to your feedback.

- DEIMS.ID
DEIMS now generates identifiers for sites, similar to an ORCID or a DOI. They are persistent, resolvable and unique.

- Added changelog page

### Changed

- We moved to a new URL: deims.org. 
While the old URLs still work and forward to the new URL it is recommend to update all references.

- Updated the login screen

- Modified the site form to better incorporate sites outside the LTER network

- Merged site, dataset, data product, sensor and network search pages into one global search

- Updated footer

- Moved several items from navigation menu to the footer

- Rearranged frontpage

- Changed fonts

### Removed

- Removed draft functionality for sites
We had to remove the feature to unpublish sites in order to comply with data citation standards

 

## [v.2.1.0] - 2017-08-28

### Added

- GeoServer instance and thus WMS and WFS support

- New map

- pyCSW instance and thus CSW and OAI-PMH support

 

## [v.2.0.0] - 2016-08-28

### Added

- Research Site as new conceptual model in addition to the Site (former research site)

- Included improved methods for harvesting of metadata

### Changed

- Update of the design and the map interface

- Updated site and dataset metadata model. These changes affect the following fields:

- Research topics

- Parameters

Ecosystem and Land Use

- EUNIS Habitat types

- Infrastructure components