Monthly Archives: October 2011

an overview of our work on the archive from preservation to multimedia classifications

BBC R&D, the BBC Archive and digital public space: an overview of our work on the archive from preservation to multimedia classifications  The BBC has about a million hours of video and audio content, plus a wealth of documents, including … Continue reading

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Cutting the cost of going tapeless

Cutting the cost of going tapeless  Ann-Marie Corvin speaks to early adopters, workflow specialists and production experts to find out how they make tapeless pay Source: Broadcast

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How to work without tape

How to work without tape  Editor of theBBCAcademy’sCollegeofProductionwebsite Amanda Lyon offers tips from experienced producers and technicians on making the transition to a file-based workflow. Source: Broadcast

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Digital Preservation Summit 2011

Digital Preservation Summit 2011  Presentations from: Session 1:   GETTING READY FOR DIGITAL PRESERVATION Session 2:   WORKSHOPS Session 3:   INGESTING DIGITAL MATERIALS Session 4:   PANEL DISCUSSION

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Long Term Digital Preservation

What Is Long-Term Digital Preservation?  Digital preservation is a process consisting of managed activities and a supporting infrastructure that ensure digital objects are accessible, usable and authentic, for as far into the future as necessary. To achieve this goal, digital … Continue reading

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ARL Publishes Digital Preservation SPEC Kit 325

ARL Publishes Digital Preservation SPEC Kit 325  The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) has published Digital Preservation, SPEC Kit 325, which explores the strategies that ARL member institutions use to protect evolving research collections and examines the roles and responsibilities … Continue reading

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The Future of the Past of the Web

The Future of the Past of the Web by Susan Manus The following is a guest post by Abbey Potter, Program Officer, NDIIPP.  She is also Communications Officer for the IIPC. The Future of the Past of the Web was a … Continue reading

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