Press release

Preservica simplifies digital preservation for Calm catalogue users

New Preservica integration makes it easier for Calm catalogue users to actively preserve their valuable digital content for the long term.

Oxford, UK | Wednesday 09th April 2014 | Preservica, a world leader in digital preservation technology, consulting and research, has added a new integration to its active preservation solution, making it easier for Calm catalogue users to safeguard their valuable digital content and synchronize catalogue data between the two systems.

Preservica customer, Chris Hilton, Senior Archivist at The Wellcome Trust Library appreciates the new function We use Calm to catalogue our extensive collection of both physical and digital assets. We also systematically ingest digital content into Preservica to ensure it remains accessible and readable into the future. The new Preservica integration provides us with the best of both worlds, streamlining the process of safeguarding our digital content and automatically synchronizing catalogue data between the two systems.”

The new Calm catalogue integration, which is now available to all Preservica customers, ensures that vital catalogue hierarchies and metadata are synchronized between Preservica and Calm so that changes made to the Calm catalogue are reflected in Preservica. Preservica performs integrity checking, quality assurance and characterization of digital content to protect against loss and degradation and ensure the content can be easily migrated to newer file formats overtime. The award-winning digital preservation technology is available in cloud-hosted or on premise editions giving customers flexibility in how and where they actively preserve their valuable digital content.


Preservica are also running a webinar: Synchronizing Calm with Preservica for long-term active preservation of digital content” where you will learn how other Calm catalogue users are tackling the challenge of safeguarding their digital content and collections over the long term.

The webinar is on Wednesday the 23rd April 2014, at 10am BST. Learn more and register at https://​pre​ser​vi​ca​.com/​e​v​e​n​t​s​/​w​e​b​inars

Learn more about Preservica at www​.pre​ser​vi​ca​.com

Notes to the Media

About Preservica
Preservica is a world leader in digital preservation technology, consulting and research. Our active preservation solutions are used by leading archives, libraries, museums, government organizations and businesses across 4 continents to safeguard and share their valuable digital content, collections and electronic records for decades to come.

The award-winning Preservica active preservation and access technology is available in cloud-hosted and on-premise editions and includes a full suite of OAIS (Open Archival Information System) compliant workflows for ingest, management, storage, access and long-term preservation of digital content.

Preservica is part of Tessella, the international analytics, software services and consultancy company.

About the Wellcome Trust Library

The Wellcome Library is one of the world’s major resources for the study of medical history, and provides access to a growing collection of contemporary biomedical information resources relating to consumer health, popular science, biomedical ethics and the public understanding of science. The Library is situated within Wellcome Collection, a free visitor destination for the incurably curious. Located at 183 Euston Road, London, Wellcome Collection explores the connections between medicine, life and art in the past, present and future. www​.well​comeli​brary​.org

Wellcome Library is part of the Wellcome Trust, a global charitable foundation dedicated to achieving extraordinary improvements in human and animal health. It supports the brightest minds in biomedical research and the medical humanities. The Trust’s breadth of support includes public engagement, education and the application of research to improve health. It is independent of both political and commercial interests. www​.well​come​.ac​.uk

Media Contact
Christina Tealdi | Senior PR and Marketing Communications Manager | Phone: +44 (0) 1235 546638 | Mobile: +44 (0) 779 9346453 | pressoffice@​tessella.​com

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