New Preservation Archive

Sep 27, 2012

News release courtesy of Dell:

Working with Dell, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has created a new digital archive for its university system that simplifies how it manages digital assets, including rare books and faculty intellectual property output such as research documents, papers and lectures — content typically produced in multiple digital formats.  The new archive reduces storage costs and streamlines the management, retention and protection of scholarly works through a solution based on the Dell DX Object Storage Platform and DuraSpace Open Source Fedora Commons Repository Software.  Critical for the university was the ability to meet today’s needs and to scale efficiently over time as digital content evolves and grows. More...

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