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noun A collection of historical documents or records.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)
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"Safe, cost-effective storage and on-demand access to archived data are critical components for customers implementing an Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) strategy and addressing compliance requirements," said Lisa Cash, Princeton Softech's CEO and president.
The first project, called Digital David, enables users to view archived three-dimensional digital images of Michelangelo's most famous sculpture, all scanned by researchers using similar CT-scan technology.
Nowadays, popular sites can have several archived pages even from the current day.
But licensing aside, discussions with the BBC's technology support departments have focused on the possibility of creating a central store of decommissioned software that might be recommissioned for the purposes of supporting archived content at least in the short term.
Archive for DB2 5.1 delivers new options to speed the removal of large volumes of rarely-accessed data from overloaded databases once it has been safely archived. As a result application performance and availability improve significantly.
The Archiving feature will also automatically clean-up disk space consumed by files that no longer need to be archived, saving valuable IT time and storage resources.
* Important information is the data that can be archived to secondary storage, typically lower cost disks or tapes at an off-site location.
As reported by The National Journal, at a July hearing before the House Government Reform Technology Subcommittee, Linda Koontz, GAO's director of information technology issues, said NARA has only recently improved inspection of federal agency documents to ensure valuable electronic records are archived and has not developed a workable plan for the e-archives.
"Network Appliance's NearStore R100 will give our team quick and easy backup consolidation without moving to archived tape," said Kevin Timmons, director of operations, Yahoo!

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