NEDCC Preservation of Memory Conference
Speaker: Tom Clareson, PALINET
Risk Management for Digital Collections
- Digital disaster mitigation
- Programmatic policy risks
Do we have a written digital disaster recovery plan? If not, why not?
General security issues (visitor access, password control, equipment security, training, etc)
- internal threats
Computer security threats (viruses, worms, trojans, etc)
- external threats
Need to learn to distinguish risks from threats
Digital Preservation Survey Project
- project overview, 2005 survey results, key findings
Digital preservation is more than just backups!
Next steps: New survey in 2007 of established digital preservation programs; NEDCC proposing national digital preservation workshop series