Scalable Preservation Environments

The SCAPE project developed scalable services for planning and execution of institutional preservation strategies on an open source platform that orchestrates semi-automated workflows for large-scale, heterogeneous collections of complex digital objects. SCAPE developed infrastructure and tools for scalable preservation actions, provided a framework for automated, quality-assured preservation workflows, and integrated these components with a policy-based preservation planning and watch system. These project results were validated within four large-scale Testbeds from diverse application areas. SCAPE has made a significant impact on the community and practice of digital preservation through

SCAPE Project – Digital Preservation into the Petabyte Dimension from SCAPE project on Vimeo.

The last SCAPE Newsletter

The final SCAPE Newsletter is out! In this closing edition our SCAPE Project co-ordinator, Dr. Ross King, looks back on four years of SCAPE. You will also find an interview with Ed Fay of the Open Planets Foundation that will … Continue reading

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Report on compliance validation

This whitepaper describes the integrated technologies produced in SCAPE and the results of its assessment against the ISO 16363 – a framework for Audit and Certification of Trustworthy Digital Repositories. The work aims to demonstrate that a preservation ecosystem composed … Continue reading

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