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noun A collection of historical documents or records.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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Active archiving offers enterprises a comprehensive e-mail management solution with a lower total cost of ownership.
Active archiving allows IT organisations to maximise the benefits of existing SANS, NAS and HSM storage solutions because it complements these technologies; especially HSM systems, to enable a best-practice 'staged' approach to managing historical relational data that can be an integral part of enterprise SRM.
One significant advantage of Active Archiving is that the archived data and tables remain accessible even if the original database model (the way that tables relate to one another) has changed.
Upon completing the Proof of Concept, the results will clearly indicate whether active archiving meets all the criteria and provides needed capabilities.
Active archiving technology is unique because it understands and intelligently processes data relationships, regardless of the complexity.
IBM approaches active archiving as part of a larger chain of events based more on business views than on technical storage.
A new data storage strategy, active archiving, combines the best of both the storage and database worlds.
For years Spectra Logic has led the industry in delivering active archiving capabilities to large broadcast organizations and high-performance computing (HPC) labs, which used proprietary applications for online access to data archived on Spectra tape libraries.
Our company has exclusively offered solutions in the archive world for more than 23 years and completely endorses the messages involved in active archiving, namely combining disk and tape technologies to maximize the benefits of each.
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A high-performance, high-availability, highly scalable, and active archiving solution, GridBank satisfies any organization's regulatory, governance, and compliance requirements by ensuring secure, long-term data retention, and fast search and retrieval of valuable business records.
amp; ONGAR, England -- Tarmin Technologies, a leading provider of active archive and intelligent storage software optimized for secondary storage environments, today announced its entrance into the archiving software marketplace with a new and unique approach to enterprise-class active archiving and next-generation intelligent storage platforms optimized for secondary storage environments.