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17 May, 2018

Blog series (part 4): Data degradation in life sciences- The final economic fallacy of long term data being temporarily dynamic and path dependent

Daniel Hickmore

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..

11 May, 2018

Arkivum brand update: why you will see a shiny new us going forward

Emma Davenport

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.

03 May, 2018

Blog series (part 2): The economic principle of digital data being a depreciable, durable asset

Daniel Hickmore

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..

01 May, 2018

Blog series (part 1): The four economic factors that make the “cost of doing nothing” more expensive than “doing something”

Daniel Hickmore

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.

24 Apr, 2018

Birmingham City University Set to Deliver Its Innovative Learning Resource Strategy with Arkivum PERPETUA

Emma Davenport

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.

28 Mar, 2018

Data Owner Beware! New Data Integrity Guidance from MHRA

Daniel Hickmore

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…