If you are using a file format migration strategy for preservation, then you will be refreshing the digital files over time to keep the content stored in formats that are readable by the current technology. Continue reading
Best File Types for These General Purposes:
- Properties: Continuous tones, 24-bit color or 8-bit gray, no text, few lines and edges. Continue reading
Digital preservation and long-term maintenance of your digital files is a very serious matter. With technology changing so fast, there are no absolutes about the exact formula for digitally preserving our family heritage—which will be a combination of artifacts that include text, data, and images, audio and video. However, there are some best practices of archivists that have responsibility for preserving our national and cultural heritage that we can learn from.