PREFORMA: Improving long-term digital preservation (workshop)
The aim of the workshop is to demonstrate the conformance checkers for file-formats developed in the project, involve memory institutions outside the PREFORMA consortium in testing, using and further developing the software, and share the experience gained by PREFORMA memory institutions working with developers under R&D service agreements.
PREFORMA: PRESENTATIES op iPres en EVA/Minerva (update)
In the frame of the European project PREFORMA our PACKED-staff member Emanuel Lorrain took part in the iPres conference in Bern. The workshop Quality Standards for Preserving Digital Cultural Heritage presented the results of the project, including demonstration of the conformance checkers developed during the prototyping phase. The MediaConch team developing the conformance checker for audiovisual files as part of the Project also gave an update on the CELLAR IETF group for standardisation of Matroska and FFV1. PACKED-staff member Bert Lemmens demonstranten the use of the conformance checkers at the EVA/MINERVA conference in Jerusalem. This is a yearly conference for professionals from the sectors of Cultural Heritage and Advance Technologies.