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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noun A collection of historical documents or records.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)
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The building will in future be accommodated following usages Criminal: offices, file archive, as well as function rooms for forensic investigations.
Version 3.0 provides powerful functionality for filtering and processing Microsoft Exchange Public Folders, and for bulk processing e-mail PST file archives. The new release also offers OutiM Server Client Utilities, a separate application designed to create "mirror" matter-centric folders in Microsoft Exchange that can be automatically mapped to the corresponding WorkSpace in matter-centric WorkSite environments.
As part of its virus controls, Internet Security scans and removes viruses from incoming attachments from AOL Instant Messenger, MSN Messenger, and Windows Messenger, and it identifies viruses in Windows XP/2000 compressed file archives in real-time, even before the files are used.
includes all of the features both novice and advanced users need to create music CDs, data CDs and DVDs, exact disc copies, disc images, file archives, and bootable discs.
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.
* A decompression engine that supports over 75 compression formats while offering configurable handling of compressed file archives