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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noun A collection of historical documents or records.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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An archive strategy must find a way to balance regulatory requirements to retain records and a corporate desire to destroy them for both practical and liability motives.
I&A already enjoys long-established relationships with external agencies, including the British Film Institute and the British Library Sound Archive, the first of which receives previously agreed-upon examples of our television output, and the second provides public access to our collection.
The archive was created at a time before there were videocassettes, so that the doctoral students in the program could do close analysis of movies,'' notes Robert Rosen, dean of the UCLA film school and one of the archive's founders.
As an essential component of ILM, Archive for DB2 provides on-demand access and capabilities for storing archived data to the most cost-effective and appropriate medium: online in an archive database, near-line on a file server, offline to tape, disk-based WORM device or long-term permanent storage, such as EMC Centera(tm) and NetApp NearStore(tm) with SnapLock(tm).
Archive for Servers provides proven technology for managing the accumulation of data within enterprise application databases and ensures compliance with data retention requirements, while providing responsive access to the archived data stored on EMC Centera.
The federal archives refrains from preserving the functionality of digital signatures because it would require permanent care and re-signing procedures as well as archiving the complete signature documentation.
Archive data requires its own policies consistent with regulatory practices for each industry category
External consultants and government ICT staff often ignore the statutory obligation of the national archives to manage records whether they are paper-based or electronic.
Integration between Symantec Enterprise Vault and MessageGate Archive Categorization represents a cost-effective and scalable approach to e-mail classification.

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