University of Colorado Boulder, USA, selects Arkivum Perpetua as its long-term digital preservation and data archiving solution
Boston, USA – 5 February 2018. Arkivum Ltd., a leading provider of compliance driven long-term data safeguarding and digital preservation solutions, has announced that the University of Colorado Boulder (CU Boulder) Libraries, has chosen Arkivum Perpetua as their data archiving, digital preservation and safeguarding solution.
Serving one of the leading public research institutions belonging to the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), CU Boulder Libraries have selected Arkivum Perpetua to provide a fully managed repository for library digitized and ‘born-digital’ content spanning numerous collections and data formats, from structured document formats to unstructured objects such as video and software.
Arkivum Perpetua is a leading end-to-end digital preservation and archival safeguarding solution designed from the ground up to address the unique requirements and challenges of the Heritage, Libraries and Higher Education markets. Arkivum Perpetua is a modular solution which enables organizations to select the functionality appropriate for current needs, and add others as requirements evolve. Arkivum Perpetua uses open standards and sector-adapted open source components to ensure users have a future-proofed and flexible solution.
Interim Dean of the Libraries, Leslie Reynolds said: “After a well-considered RFP process, we are pleased to select Arkivum Perpetua as our long-term data archiving solution. The solution’s functionality and scalability offered great appeal and fits our long-term data archiving strategy very well, while moving the University closer toward a trusted digital repository status, as specified in ISO 16363. We’re excited to be partnering with Arkivum, and look forward to bringing our archived content to life.”
Yaron Naor, Vice President and General Manager, Americas, at Arkivum added: “It is a privilege to welcome CU Boulder Libraries to our global Arkivum Perpetua community. The Arkivum team are committed to safeguarding their digitized and born digital collection with our fully managed, secure and compliant data archiving solution.”
About the University of Colorado Boulder, USA
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