Preserving digital audio
and video files present their own unique challenges, which become
particularly difficult in an archive that is constantly in use.
WGBH has been attempting to manage this problem for over 10 years.
With producers currently delivering born digital files, trying to
keep up with the technology keeps the archive scrambling. New
workflows, file naming, organizational standards, and flexible
systems to accommodate a wide range of incoming media are all
needed. WGBH, with the support from NEH, is currently looking at
utilizing an open source system called Hydra to help solve some of
Webinar - Challenges of Digital Media Preservation in an Active
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
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