May 2013 Washington, D.C.

Presentations from the PASIG meetings in Washington, DC, May 2013

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Oracle Technology Day


Art Pasquinelli, Director, Digital Libraries, Repositories, and Preservation, Oracle

The Oracle Storage Story, Now and Tomorrow

Chris Wood, Director of Product Management Axiom LOB, Oracle

ZFS Storage Solutions for Unstructured Data Challenges

RB Hooks, III, Hardware Chief Technology Officer, Oracle National Security Group

Tape Overview, Directions and Optimization

Michael O'Donnell, Director Hardware Development, Oracle

Tom Wultich, Director Tape Product Management, Oracle

Optimized Solutions: Putting It All Together

Donna Harland, Principal Product Manager, Oracle

Storage Archive Manager Product Update and Directions

Dan Deppen, Senior Product Manager, Oracle

Scalable Preservation and Archiving Repository

Thomas Ledoux, Bibliotheque Nationale de France

Long-term Storage Enviornments Bit Preservation

Carl Watts, Information Techonolgy Specialist, Library of Congress

Designing Big Data Architectures with Oracle Storage

Kevin Kalmbach, Lead Storage Architect, Oracle

Information Retention and the Oracle Database

Kevin Jernigan, Senior Director, Database Performance Product Management, Oracle

Content, Repository, and Records Management with WebCenter Content Management

Marc Kelberman, Principal Sales Consultant 

Islandora Workshop

Introduction to Islandora Project


Islandora and Digital Library Collections: PDF, Images, Audio, Video


Islandora: Preservation and Research Data Platform


DPN Workshop


Wednesday, May 22, 2013 

Digital Preservation Bootcamp



Digital Preservation 101: The Theory and Practice

Tom Cramer, Stanford University Libraries

Librariews, Archives, and Digital Preservation: The Reality of What We Must Do

Leslie Johnston, Library of Congress

Best Practices in Preserving Common Content Types: Images

Robert Buckley, New Market Imaging, University of Rochester

Best Practices in Preserving Common Content Types: Media

Kara Van Malssen, AudioVisual Preservation Solutions

Best Practices in Preserving Common Content Types: Office Documents

Jay Gattuso, Digital Preservation Analyst, New Zealand National Library

Design Principles for Digital Preservation Systems

Stephen Abrams, California Digital Library

PREMIS: Practical Strategies for Preservation Metadata

Mark Evans, Digital Archiving Practice Manager, Tessella Inc.

PASIG Welcome

Welcome and Introduction to PASIG

Art Pasquinelli, Director, Digital Libraries, Repositories, and Preservation, Oracle

Agenda Review and Invitation to Participate

Tom Cramer, Stanford University Libraries

Long-term Digital Preservation Storage Futures

A Report on the Annual Library of Congress Storage Meeting

Thomas Youkel, Library of Congress

Storage Trends and LTFS

Chris Wood, Director, Axiom Product Management, Oracle

Modelling Cloud Storage: Technical and Economic Issues

Tom Creighton, CTO, FamilySearch

Glacier Unveiled

Andrew Woods, DuraSpace

Cloud Preservation Services

Amar Kapadia, Senior Director, E-Vault

Preservation Research, Breakthroughs and Futures

Information Retention: A Database Perspective

Kevin Jernigan, Sr. Director Product Management, Oracle

The Digital Preservation Network (DPN): An Overview From a Technical Perspective

Sebastian Korner, University of Michigan

Organizing Knowledge Initiative, IASA-OK

Guy Marechal, Senior Advisor, TITAN


Thursday, May 23, 2013

Preservation & Archiving Architectures and Operations: Practitioners Knowledge Exchange

Preservation and Access Infrastructure: A Case Study of Major League Baseball

Dirk Van Dall, VP MLB Advanced Media

USC Digital Repository

Sam Gustman, Assoc Dean and CTO USC Libraries and USC Shoah Foundation Institute

Architecture for Data Integrity

Scott Rife, Library of Congress

Audiovisual Media Preservation: A Deep Dive

PrestoPrime: Digital Preservationof Audiovisual Materials

Richard Wright, Consultant, AudioVidual Trends

Reconsidering Checksums for Audiovisual Preservation

Dave Rice, Archivist, City University of New York

The Cost of Inaction

Chris Lacinak, President, AudioVisual Preservation Solutions

Islandora as a Video/Audio Preservation Framework

Mark Leggott, Islandora Founder and University Librarian, University of Prince Edward Island

Lightning Talks

Compressed Image Formats for Digital Preservation

Robert Buckley, University of Rochester

The Fedora Futures Project

Tom Cramer, Stanford University

Digital Preservation in the United States Marine Band

Evan Sonderegger, SSgt, USMC

Preservica: Preservation as a Service

Mark Evans, Tessella, Inc.

Mike Thuman, Tessella, Inc.

Automated Fixity Checker for Disparate Hardware

Jacob Farmer, Cambridge Computer

Long-term Storage Service for Memory Institutions and Research Centers

Amar Kapadia, E-Vault

Archimedia Reference Player

Josef Marc, Archimedia

Grammar-based Specification and Parsing for Binary File Formats

William Underwood, Georgia Tech Research Institute


Art Pasquinelli, Oracle


Scott Turnbull, APTrust

Access to Audiovisual Content


Fixity: Moving Beyond Theory to Evidence-Based Best Practices

Family Search - Ensuring Authenticity 

Tom Creighton, CTO, FamilySearch

Hashing - Then and Now

Mike Smorul, Lead Programmer, ADAPT Project, UMIACS, University of Maryland

Fixity: 9,000,000 Files Later

Jay Gattuso, Digital Preservation Analyst, New Zealand National Library

Tape Data Integrity and Fixity

Michael O'Donnell, Director, Hardware Development, Oracle

Emulation and Virtualization as Digital Preservation Solutions

The Digital Preservation Challenge

Bram Van Der Werf, Executive Director Open Planets Foundation

Effective and Easy Emulation

Ben Fino-Radin, Digital Conservator, Rhizome

Preserving and Providing Access to Complex Objects

Natasa Milic-Frayling, Principal Reseracher, Microsoft Research

Curating all of the Bits: BitCurator and the Application of Forensics to Digital Collections

Cal Lee, Associate Professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Friday, May 24, 2013

Federal Initiatives in Digital Preservation

Planning for Archiving

Thornton Staples, Smithsonian Museum

Federal Agency Digitization Initiative (FADGI)

Carl Fleischauer, Library of Congress

Digital Preservation and the National Science Foundation

Myron Gutmann, National Science Foundation

Preservation of Research Data

Preservation and Curation of University Research Data

David Minor, Interim Head, Research Data Curation Program, UCSD Library

A Multi-Campus Infrastructure for Research Data Management, Preservation and Access

Chris Jordan, Texas Advanced Computer Center (TACC)

SEAD: Sustainable Environment - Actionable Data, A Datanet Project

Jim Myer, SEAD RPI

Datanet Project Update

Jim Myer, SEAD RPI

End to End Life Cycle Management for Research Data: Capturing Metadata Throughout the Research Pipeline and Facilitating the Handoff to Formal Curation

Jacob Farmer, CTO, Cambridge Computers