Requirements for Digital Preservation

Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 700)


Long-term preservation of digital information differs in many aspects from well-known short-term data storage. The longevity of the preservation causes a lot of little-known and difficult problems, which cannot be completely solved by technologies currently available, and some cannot be solved at all using only technical means. This chapter presents the most important requirements for long-term digital preservation and introduces some basic problems associated with this area.


Digital Archive Digital Preservation Data Carrier Open Archival Information System Information Authenticity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Control and Computation EngineeringWarsaw University of TechnologyWarsawPoland

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