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noun A collection of historical documents or records.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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FLM archives files based on their attributes and access patterns, while maintaining high data availability by providing seamless, rapid access to the archived files.
Available this fall, AOL's podcast search function will offer immediate access to every known podcaster's most current files and thousands of archived files, a vast library being added to each day, as well as AOL's podcast offerings and programming.
Combined with FSE, the drives can be configured to store single or multiple copies of archived files for resiliency against failures and disasters.
In the event of unpredictable events such as hard drive crashes and lost or damaged PCs, subscribers will be able to recover any archived files using the DataProtector/PC Restore and Heal process, which delivers recovered data on-line or via custom CDs.
Logitech (Nasdaq:LOGI) (SWX:LOGN) today introduced the Logitech(R) io2(TM) Digital Writing System, the second generation of the company's acclaimed pen-based digital writing offering that helps individuals quickly and easily transform handwritten notes and ideas into digital attachments, editable text and archived files.

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