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Find out how to migrate, preserve, and reuse data safely and securely, using the European Commission's free and open standards

Registrations end at 5PM the day before the webinar

What you’ll learn
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Webinar presentation & recording
Link to Q&A
Webinar #1: Introduction to CSIP (Common Specifications for Information Packages)
  • CEF eArchiving welcome
  • Why have a common standard?
  • Core principles for an information package
  • Elements and attributes used for describing a package
  • Extending CSIP to meet more needs
  • 27th February 2020: 
       10:00 - 11:00


CEF Webinar #1: Q&A

Webinar #2: Introduction to ESSArch – an open source-based solution for long-term preservation of digital information
  • CEF eArchiving welcome
  • Introduction to ESS and ESSArch
  • Pre-Ingest and Ingest 
  • Archival and Data Management 
  • Access and Portal 
  • Reports, Statistics, Monitoring and API
  • Configuration and Administration
  • ESSArch Installation procedures
  • 26th March 2020: 
       10:00 - 13:00


CEF Webinar #2: Q&A

Webinar #3: Preserving digital geospatial records
  • CEF eArchiving welcome
  • Geospatial data and its role in organisations
  • How could you benefit form E-ARK specifications for geospatial data preservation?
  • Strategies for implementing an accessible geospatial records archive
  • Proactive preservation in new and existing systems
  • 23rd April 2020:
       10:00 - 11:15



CEF Webinar #3: Q&A

Webinar #4: The digital preservation service process
  • CEF eArchiving welcome
  • The role of service in the preservation service process
  • Dynamics and communications between repository owners and operations managers
  • How preservation and development of digital archive service process in the National Archives in Finland
  • 21th May 2020:
       10:00 - 12:00


CEF Webinar #4: Q&A

Webinar #5: RODA – an end-to-end solution for digital preservation
  • eArchiving welcome
  • Learn about what software is available and its relationship with OAIS/eArchiving
  • Discover the purpose pf each piece of software and how it works
  • Find out where detailed information about the software can be found, and where it can be downloaded
  • Become acquainted with different use cases and understand how RODA can help institutions deal with them
  • 25th June 2020:
       10:00 - 11:30


CEF Webinar #5: Q&A

Webinar #6: DBPTK – an eArchiving solution for database archiving
  • eArchiving welcome
  • Become aware of the issues when preserving databases and overarching information systems
  • Discover the different preservation strategies that apply to databases and the pros and cons of each
  • Learn about the migration to the SIARD standard for relational database archiving
  • Become acquainted with the DBPTK set of tools, including their features and uses
  • Find out about database preservation case studies
  • Understand how to apply the tools to their own use cases
  • 24th September 2020:
       10:00 - 11:45


CEF Webinar #6: Q&A

Webinar #7: Introduction to compliance and validation
  • eArchiving welcome
  • Learn about the role that E-ARK information package validation plays in the digital archiving life-cycle
  • Understand the E-ARK three-stage validation process for information packages
  • Discover the capabilities of E-ARK validation software
  • Follow along a guided tour of the E-ARK online validation demonstrator
  • Learn how to use the online validator to discover and fix issues in information packages
  • Learn how to use the E-ARK validation tools on your organisation
  • 29th October 2020:
  • 10:00 - 11:30


CEF Webinar #7: Q&A

Webinar #8: The e-Ark web user interface guide 
  • eArchiving welcome
  • Discover the implementation of E-ARK standards in E-ARK Web (CSIP, SIP and AIP)
  • Find out the purpose and use of metadata included in E-ARK information packages (METS, PREMIS and EAD)
  • Learn about the main features of the E-ARK Web reference implementation
  • Become acquainted with other advanced topics including:
    • Architecture for scalable information package processing
    • Incremental archiving (delta-AIPs)
  • 25th February 2021: 
        10:00 - 11:30


CEF Webinar #8: Q&A

Registrations end at 5PM the day before the webinar
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