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December 14, 2021

Preservica The New York Public Library announces partnership with Preservica for preservation of unique digital collections. Preservica, the world leader in active digital preservation software, announced The New York Public Library has selected Preservica's Enterprise Private Cloud to preserve and safeguard its vital digital content.With 56 million items and 92 locations including branches and research centers, The New York Public Library is one of the largest and most widely visited library systems in the world. The Library, a private non-profit, offers free materials, computer access, classes, exhibitions, programming, digital services, and more to everyone from toddlers to scholars, and has seen record numbers of attendance and circulation in recent years. [Full Announcement].

August 11, 2021

Preservica Preservica now available on Texas Department of Information Resources contract with partner IQBG. Preservica, the world's most trusted cloud archiving and active digital preservation platform, announced that its archival and digital preservation products and services are now available as part of the Texas Department of Information Resources Contract via their partner IQBG. [Full Announcement].

July 13, 2021

Preservica Alaine Behler Joins Preservica as VP of Marketing for North America. Preservica announced Alaine Behler as VP of Marketing for North America, with responsibilities including go-to-market (GTM) strategies and Demand Generation for the North American region. This role expands the leadership team to increase the focus to the North American Market, building on momentum created by a 400% growth in users over a three-month span following the launch of our freemium/PLG offering. [Full Announcement].

December 17, 2020

Preservica Preservica announces new free-forever digital preservation solution. Preservica announcedPreservica Starter, a brand new set of FREE (forever) and low-cost (from $199 per month) digital preservation solutions, making it easy and affordable for institutions of all sizes to preserve, curate and share digital content online in minutes. [Full Announcement].

August 6, 2020

Preservica University of Nottingham partners with Preservica to promote open discovery of unique digital collections. Preservica, the market leader in cloud-hosted active digital preservation, has been selected by the University of Nottingham Libraries to safeguard and aid the open discovery of its unique and diverse range of academic, business and cultural digital collections. [Full Announcement].

July 9, 2020

Preservica University of Pittsburgh Library System chooses Preservica for its digital preservation and access needs. Preservica, the market leader in active digital preservation, has been selected by the University of Pittsburgh Library System (ULS) to safeguard over two million digitized pages and born-digital materials including university records, archives, and special collections. [Full Announcement].

March 10, 2020

Preservica Digital fragility a Ticking Time Bomb for enterprises says latest report. Digital fragility has emerged as a risk to digital business that CIOs and CMOs are failing to confront concludes a recent report by Forrester, a leading global research and advisory firm.According to the report, vital digital information sources and assets are at risk due to link rot, obsolete file formats and media, and vendor abandonment of online services. This can leave firms scrabbling to find or recreate digital assets, opening the door to loss of valuable trademarks, costly failures to meet regulatory crackdowns and poor corporate governance. [Full Announcement].

September 26, 2019

Preservica University of Notre Dame Hesburgh Libraries and University Archives modernize digital preservation environment with Preservica. Preservica, the market leader in SaaS-based active digital preservation, announced that the University of Notre Dame has chosen Preservica’s digital preservation solution to seamlessly integrate digitized and born-digital material at the Hesburgh Libraries, with particular support for University Archives collections. [Full Announcement].

July 24, 2019

Preservica Former OpenText CEO John Shackleton joins Preservica as Chairman of the Board. Preservica, the market leader in SaaS-based active digital preservation, welcomes enterprise information management veteran John Shackleton to its board to spearhead the company’s next phase of global expansion. Shackleton will play a hands-on role in guiding the Preservica board and management team as it further scales the business through product innovation and key partnerships. [Full Announcement].

May 30, 2019

Preservica The University of Bristol chooses Preservica to safeguard extensive digital collection. Preservica, market leaders in active digital preservation, has announced that the University of Bristol will use its Enterprise Private Cloud (EPC) digital preservation platform to safeguard over 50 TBs of unique cultural records. [Full Announcement].

May 9, 2019

Preservica The Absolut Company chooses Preservica to future-proof its 140-year history. Preservica, market leaders in active digital preservation has announced that the Absolut Company has selected its cloud hosted active digital preservation platform to protect and future-proof more than 140 years of unique brand heritage and company history. The online archive will be used to inspire and empower marketing, comms and product teams across the business, as well as engage employees in the values and history of the company and iconic brands including Absolut Vodka, Malibu, Kahlúa, Our/vodka and Åhus akvavit. [Full Announcement].

March 14, 2019

Preservica Preservica and Microsoft collaborate to provide enterprise-grade archiving and digital preservation on Azure. Preservica, leaders in active digital preservation software, has announced the availability of its Enterprise Private Cloud offering on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform. The combined solution enables Microsoft enterprise and government customers to protect and future-proof critical long-term data over decades in order to extract value, mitigate litigation and compliance risk and intelligently leverage knowledge for competitive advantage. [Full Announcement].

January 15, 2019

Preservica Liverpool Record Office chooses Preservica for new cloud-based public archive. The Liverpool Record Office, part of Liverpool City Council’s Libraries and Information Services, has chosen Preservica’s cloud-based active digital preservation software to create a new online archive and to digitally preserve culturally significant records dating back to the 13th century. [Full Announcement].

November 13, 2018

Preservica Library and Archives Canada (LAC) selects Preservica and TeraMach to centralize and preserve digital documentary history for all Canadians. Library and Archives Canada, one of the world's largest library and archival institutions, has embarked on a large-scale, multi-stream initiative to move its extensive collection of digital records to a new digital platform to make it easier for Canadians to access published and archival records of historical and modern-day significance. [Full Announcement].

October 25, 2018

Preservica Preservica and Enwoven combine forces to unlock and future-proof the power of company and brand stories. Preservica, leaders in active digital preservation software, and Enwoven, innovators in how industries capture their stories and share knowledge, have announced a partnership that empowers organizations to create immersive employee narratives that will last forever. The platform combines photos, documents, audio and video, that draw on authentic assets from the corporate archive, with contextual input from employees, teams, and leaders. This brings once fragmented knowledge to life in a vibrant, engaging narrative while at the same time ensuring the longevity and integrity of those valuable digital assets now and into the future. [Full Announcement].

October 2, 2018

Preservica Preservica drives global expansion with £7.5m funding from Mobeus. Preservica announced a £7.5 million ($10 million) Series B investment from Mobeus Equity Partners to meet accelerating demand for its Active Digital Preservation software technology. The investment provides an initial £4 million with a facility for a further £3.5 million to support Preservica’s continued global expansion plans. [Full Announcement].

August 30, 2018

Preservica Consortium of UK Local Authorities choose Preservica for preservation of digital government records. Preservica announced that the Dorset History Centre, working in collaboration with the West Sussex Records Office and the Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre, have selected Preservica’s Cloud Edition for consortia, to safeguard and provide greater public access to valuable long-term and permanent government records. [Full Announcement].

August 15, 2018

Preservica Dartmouth College Library selects Preservica for long-term digital preservation needs. The Dartmouth College Library, an integral part of the private Ivy League research university in Hanover, New Hampshire, has chosen Preservica’s cloud-hosted active digital preservation software to protect and provide greater online access to the heritage and institutional assets of the college. [Full Announcement].

July 26, 2018

Preservica Amnesty International creates new global human rights digital archive with Preservica. Amnesty International, a recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize for its "defence of human dignity against torture,” has chosen Preservica’s active digital preservation software to create a new digital archive for the organization’s International Secretariat. The digital archive will streamline secure access to information for up to 700 people across its 20 international offices working to defend human rights. It will also enable Amnesty to digitally preserve and provide better access to 57 years of history. [Full Announcement].

June 21, 2018

Preservica Latest version of Preservica delivers new research and innovation in digital preservation. Digital preservation specialist Preservica announced the latest version (v5.10) of its market-leading active digital preservation and access platform. The fully supported and maintained single platform is available across Preservica’s Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and on-premise portfolio including Cloud Edition Essentials, Cloud Edition Professional and Enterprise Private Cloud. [Full Announcement].