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by Barbara Sierman

Icon Digital Preservation

How do you depict digital preservation? I gave it a try with this .png file. It is free for everyone to use under Creative Commons CC-BY-NC-ND! Just in time for the International Digital Preservation Day on 30 november...  
How do you depict digital preservation? I gave it...  

Whitts cure for preservationists despair?

[caption id="attachment_500" align="alignleft" width="200"] A cure for preservation despair?[/caption]After Christmas I tried to reduce my digital pile of recent articles, conference papers, presentations etc. on digital...  
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The gold standard

This is the text of a presentation I held at the combined 4C/DPC conference ‘Investing in Opportunity: Policy Practice and Planning for a Sustainable Digital Future’ in London 17-18 November 2014 at the Wellcome Trust.A...  
This is the text of a presentation I held at the...  

Finally ISO 16919 is published, ISO auditing can start

I blogged before about the enormous amount of time it takes before a draft standard becomes an approved ISO standard and finally this week happened what we were waiting for: ISO officially published the ISO 16919 standard....  
I blogged before about the enormous amount of...  

Too early for audits?

I never realized that the procedure of getting to an ISO standard could take several years, but this is true for two standards related to audit and certification of trustworthy digital repositories.  Although we have the...  
I never realized that the procedure of getting to...  

OAIS explained in Dutch

For everyone who is interested in an article in Dutch, which explains the main topics of the OAIS model, please read my recently published article Het OAIS-model, een leidraad voor duurzame toegankelijkheid.This article was...  
For everyone who is interested in an article in...  

ISO 14721:2012, or the new version of OAIS published

In an earlier post I already announced the new version of OAIS, but today I saw on the ISO site that it is officially published! What was a Recommended Standard for CCSDS in 2002, is now a Recommended Practice in 2012. An...  
In an earlier post I already announced the new...  

OAIS 2012 update

AIS.  Some people might have noticed that downloading the OAIS model from the CCSDS site now results in an improved version of OAIS 2012 http://public.ccsds.org/publications/archive/650x0m2.pdf . Meanwhile this new...  
AIS.  Some people might have noticed that...  

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