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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noun A collection of historical documents or records.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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The staff of the National Archives has difficulty in particular with high-ranking officials who are unaware of their obligations and are not willing to take time to be trained in practices that they regard as marginal -- including recordkeeping.
Nearline libraries should be treated as archives and not as live data.
NYSE:HIT), today entered the "active archive" market by unveiling its much anticipated 21st century digital archiving solution, the Hitachi Content Archive Platform.
The earliest records archives laws in the Netherlands were enacted in 1918.
The requirement for tighter integration of archive policies within an IT infrastructure is creating a demand for more flexible strategies that can accommodate the new regulatory and risk management burden.
Information and Archives (I&A) has always been responsible for a wide variety of material: documents, television and radio programs, and in recent years the digital and electronic equivalents.
1) UCLA Film and Television Archive collection services assistant Joey Guercio looks over shelves of materials in the archives.
Princeton Softech's newest release of Archive for DB2, with direct support for accessing archived data stored on EMC Centera, is the logical next step in expanding our database archiving technology.
MESSAGEGATE ARCHIVE CATEGORIZATION INTEGRATES WITH SYMANTEC ENTERPRISE VAULT
Archive is not Backup: Backups and Archives are not the same things, nor are they a substitute for one another.

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