The most annoying part of managing your digital life is the dreaded task of moving all your files from one place to another: from an old device to a new one or from a retiring website to the popular new one. But what might be dreaded for you is what we love to do.
If the sustainability of a data storage partner's operations ever comes into question, their business practices fail to meet our standards for privacy and security, or technological shifts make new storage systems more reliable, we'll move your data to maintain permanent accessibility.
Maintaining Accessibility to Your Files
While there's no better way to preserve something forever than to seal it up in a cool, dark, dry place safe from the elements and far from the prying eyes, that lack of accessibility defeats the purpose of cultural heritage preservation. A legacy is ...
Going Open Source
This is an area of our manifesto that is currently under development. The most secure and sustainable technology is built and maintained as open source. That's why nearly our entire code base is built on open source libraries. We pledge to ...
Enhanced Legacy Controls
This is an area of our manifesto that is currently under development. Our nonprofit mission is to keep data perpetually accessible for the historical and educational benefit of future generations. We promise to respect the privacy and copyright of ...
Commercial Storage Partners
Running a data center is a major capital investment and organizational commitment that is not a core requirement to our mission. In fact, we see it as a liability. Instead, we leverage reliable, cost-effective commercial services that are already ...
Byte for Byte Program
Everyone deserves the chance to preserve their digital legacy. So we work with our community to make sure that disadvantaged and marginalized communities and people will also have access to enduring data storage. With the prominence of digital data ...