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archive

noun A collection of historical documents or records.
verb To store and file images or data for future retrieval and/or analysis.

archive

(ar′kīv″) [Fr. fr. L. fr. Gr. archeia, public offices]
1. A database; a bank of stored information.
2. A location in which documents, images, or records are preserved.
archival (ar-kī′văl), adjectivearchivist (ar′kĭ-vist)

archive (ar´kīv),

n the storage of older, rarely required data or patient information in a cheaper and/or more compact form.
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Attendees will learn how to find files using the Archie and Veronica search tools, and get directions to some of the richest mines of information among the Internet file archives.
The patented technology lets users work with compressed file archives without going through the tedious steps of manually compressing or decompressing the file archives.
To this end, the CTIE considering the purchase of an electronic archiving system that meets the following requirements: it implements the concepts of ISO 14721: 2012; it offers the necessary facilities to preserve the evidential value of documents stored therein; it is open, so that it can be integrated with the own systems archives Producers (whose function is to file archives SAE, or offer consulting facilities.
The solutions new features includes: Support for Exchange 2003 and Windows Server 2003 and a decompression engine that supports more than 75 compression formats while offering configurable handling of compressed file archives.
Although NAV works on Windows 98, ME, 2000, and XP, it will detect viruses in Windows 2000 and XP compressed file archives before the files are used.