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 a gift meant to be shared. That's why we take accessibility as seriously as storage.
Here is what we're already doing:
*This is an area of our manifesto that is currently under development.
Files born today are memories transcribed and locked up in digital formats that have no guarantee to last or be readable in the future. When you use an app to capture a memory, that memory is often wrapped up in the app’s own special packaging ...
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 ...
What's the best way to keep something around for all time? Make multiple copies of it and store those copies in different places. We create multiple, redundant copies of every file in our system to mitigate against file degradation. Not only that, ...
Why Should You Trust Permanent?
Preservation for every person is now within reach. Here’s why Permanent is a safe choice for your family’s cherished memories. As a nonprofit, we’re different from other storage providers. The Permanent Legacy Foundation is building the world’s first ...
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 ...