Digital Archiving Resources

Digital Archiving In The Age Of Cloud Computing

Title

Digital Archiving In The Age Of Cloud Computing

Subject

Archives

Description

This article asks the question "What trace of our accomplishments will endure to be handed over to future generations?". It specifically focuses on the protection and preservation of digital assets. Archiving is not solely an institutional job, but should also take place in the computers of individuals. Everyone should take heed to protect and preserve their digital contributions on the web. This article emphasizes there is no time for complacency. Protection and preservation should take place right away. It also discusses the data security basics; how to use cloud computing to enhance security; cloud computing for the enterprise; knowing the terms of service; and lastly focuses on how to best enable disaster recovery for digital preservation.

Creator

Breeding, Marshall

Publisher

Computers In Libraries

Date

2013

Contributor

Polk, Victoria

Rights

Information Today Inc.

Type

Journal Article

Bibliographic Citation

Breeding, Marshall. "Digital Archiving In The Age Of Cloud Computing." Computers In Libraries 33.2 (2013): 22-26. Web. 11 May 2015.

Files

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Collection

Citation

Breeding, Marshall, “Digital Archiving In The Age Of Cloud Computing,” Digital Archiving Resources, accessed September 25, 2017, http://dar.cah.ucf.edu/items/show/234.