We wanted to find a way to make our Active Preservation technology accessible to small and mid-size archives
Washington, US and Oxford, UK (PRWEB UK) 6 May 2014
Preservica, part of the Tessella group, and a world leader in digital preservation technology, research and consulting, has announced new low-cost starter plans for its cloud hosted digital preservation and access platform. The new Preservica Cloud Edition plans allow small and mid-size archives to begin securely preserving their valuable digital content for less than $4,000 per year, safe in the knowledge they are using the same proven Active Preservation technology trusted by major State and National archives and libraries.
Preservica Chief Executive Jon Tilbury adds: “We wanted to find a way to make our Active Preservation technology accessible to small and mid-size archives. Our new low-cost Preservica Cloud edition starter plans represent great value and provide everything a smaller archive or collection needs to start preserving and sharing their digital content right-out-of-the-box without needing to buy, install and manage local servers, storage and software.”
“This includes a full suite of OAIS compliant preservation workflows, public access and discovery, trusted active preservation technology, all hosting, operations and backup, full maintenance and support by a team of digital preservation experts as well as fully integrated durable cloud storage using Amazon S3 which stores multiple copies in multiple locations with integrity checking. You can also start small and upgrade to our higher plans at no charge as your archive grows safe in the knowledge that our largest customer is currently preserving over 7 Petabytes of digital content with Preservica.”
The low cost Cloud Edition starter plans include all the new functions of Preservica’s very latest version 5.0 release including a Copy Home feature to allow archives to be synchronized to a local server, Linked Data Registry to support live file format registry updates and a new look and feel including a management dashboard that gives an at a glance view of the size of a collection, how fast it is growing, the file formats used and how often the collection is accessed. This is on top of recent new functions that provide synchronization with Calm catalogues and the automated bulk ingest of DSpace packages.
More at http://www.preservica.com
Notes to the Media
Preservica is a world leader in digital preservation technology, consulting and research. Our active preservation solutions are used by leading archives, libraries, museums, government organizations and businesses across 4 continents to safeguard and share their valuable digital content, collections and electronic records for decades to come.
The award-winning Preservica active preservation and access technology is available in cloud-hosted and on-premise Editions and includes a full suite of OAIS (Open Archival Information System) compliant workflows for ingest, management, storage, access and long-term preservation of digital content.
Preservica is part of Tessella group, the international analytics, software services and consultancy company. Visit http://www.preservica.com
Christina Tealdi | Senior PR and Marketing Communications Manager | Phone: +44 (0) 1235 546638 | Mobile: +44 (0) 779 9346453 | pressoffice(at)tessella(dot)com