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Reading, Berkshire - 12 June 2018 – Arkivum, the trusted software and service partner for long-term data lifecycle management and digital preservation is proud to announce that we have renewed our certification for the ISO 27001:2017 Standard in Information Security...
Final blog in series: Four economic fallacies of long term data management and how to avoid the surprising cost of “doing nothing”
Many Research & Development (R&D) executives express the same frustration. They may have a cure for cancer, or a revolutionary pharmaceutical discovery waiting to happen, but they just cannot quite grasp it. They think they already have the data somewhere, but have difficulty in…
Blog series (part 4): The final economic fallacy of long term data being temporarily dynamic and path dependent
The final economic fallacy is that long term data management is temporarily dynamic and path dependent. I would argue that data is certainly temporarily dependent, but not path dependent. Data is constantly degrading in every temporal dimension; the past, today and..
There’s been a lot going on behind the scenes at the Arkivum headquarters over the past 6 months. Product-wise, our team has been busy implementing a single platform for all the existing and future functionality to reside on and cater to all of our markets. More information to follow soon.
In previous blogs we talked about data appreciating in value over time and that data is not a durable asset but very fragile. Data is not a durable asset like a house, but more like a very fragile oil painting that needs to be very carefully looked after and maintained with lots of…
In my previous post, I outlined the four key classic economic principles and how incorrect assumptions associated with them for long term data management could actually be costing your organisation money.
The four economic principles we are discussing..
Blog series (part 1): The four economic factors that make the “cost of doing nothing” more expensive than “doing something”
Over this series of blogs, I will discuss the four big economic drivers and the associate fallacies that can be de-bunked which could help you, or your organisation rethink an approach to data for long term data preservation and integrity.
Birmingham City University Set to Deliver Its Innovative Learning Resource Strategy with Arkivum PERPETUA
Birmingham City University (BCU) has chosen Arkivum PERPETUA to support learning and showcase the work of its talented students to the wider public. A leading digital preservation solution designed specifically for higher education, Arkivum PERPETUA will underpin the University’s vision of simplified access to learning resources at the point of need.
With the new Data Integrity guidance form MHRA this March we should revisit the importance of data integrity in Research & Development (R&D) as well as more heavily regulated parts of the pharma pipeline…
Jaguar Daimler Heritage Trust protects its invaluable automotive archives for future generations with Arkivum
Jaguar Daimler Heritage Trust has chosen the Arkivum PERPETUA solution to archive its digital assets that reflect their rich history dating back more than a century to the dawn of British motoring. Of considerable historical significance to the automotive industry,...