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Preservica and History Associates partner to provide a one-stop solution for planning, implementing and sustaining a long-term digital archive program

Boston, MA and Rockville, MD – Feb 7, 2019 – Digital preservation market leaders, Preservica, and History Associates, a leading consulting firm that specializes in the management and use of historical and information resources, have announced an exciting new partnership. This joint venture provides organizations with a world-class, one-stop solution for planning, implementing and, sustaining a long-term digital archive program.

The new partnership provides a comprehensive solution for customers who are looking for archives planning and support seamlessly integrated with a digital preservation platform. Preservica provides robust and secure preservation storage as well as long-term access through its active preservation capabilities. The software automatically migrates stored files to newer formats that can be read and used by future generations. Combined with History Associates’ skills and expertise in archival science, data migration, and project planning, clients will be confident in their ability to identify, organize, and preserve their digital material and ensure that it is accessible into the future.

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“Many organizations that are developing a long-term digital preservation program need guidance on how to integrate the technology into their existing archives program and optimize its use to best suit their needs,” said Moira Edwards, VP Channels and Alliances at Preservica, adding, “We are pleased to announce our partnership with History Associates, as they can offer clients that expertise.”

“Many of our clients at cultural institutions are looking for robust digital preservation solutions that enable broader access, secure storage, and – critically --- ensure long-term preservation of digital material,” added Mark Evans, VP of archives and collections management at History Associates. “We have already had successful collaborations with Preservica and look forward to our continued partnership,” he said, referring to a successful project that combined a Preservica implementation with program consulting for The Trustees of Massachusetts.

Preservica and History Associates will be at PASIG 2019 in Mexico City, February 12th – 14th. Meet up with our teams on site to discuss your long-term digital archive requirements, and be sure to attend our workshop ‘Digital Preservation : 2030’. Mark Evans will join Jon Tilbury, Preservica CTO as part of a panel of experts as they consider where digital preservation might be heading over the next decade – learn more here.


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About Preservica

Preservica is changing the way organizations around the world protect and future-proof critical long-term digital information. Available in the cloud (SaaS) or on-premise, our award-winning active digital preservation software has been designed from the ground-up to tackle the unique challenges of ensuring digital information remains accessible and trustworthy over decades. It’s a proven solution that's trusted by business, archives, libraries, museums and government organizations around the world - including the UK National Archives, Texas State Library and Archives, MoMA, Dartmouth College and HSBC - to name a few. For more information, visit: www.preservica.com.

About History Associates

For more than thirty-five years the historians and archivists at History Associates have demonstrated the value of history in the marketplace. They provide professional archival and collections management services, organizational histories, exhibit content, interpretive planning, and historical research to clients throughout the United States and around the world. History Associates strives to be The Best Company in History®, serving corporate, government, legal, and nonprofit clients from its headquarters in Rockville, Maryland. For more information, call (301) 279-9697 or visit www.historyassociates.com.