Experience implementing specifications of a virtualization strategy to take over legacy media artworks Articles uri icon

published in

  • BiD  Journal

publication date

  • June 2023

volume

  • 50

abstract

  • Goals: To describe a digital preservation model for Media Art creations based on virtualization that is suitable for the digital preservation of the collections covered in the project 'Vocabularies for a network of Media Art archives and collections and their effects: metaliteracy and knowledge tourism', onanced by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness. To devise an appropriate digital preservation packaging model to facilitate this strategy. Methodology: State of the art analysis of Media Art projects that have implemented virtualization as a digital preservation strategy. Analysis of the digital preservation needs of Media Art collections. Development and implementation of a virtualization model. Results: Creation of a working model for the application of virtualization in digital preservation tasks of Media Art collections, which includes speciocations for the digital preservation packaging format in accordance with the OAIS standard.

keywords

  • computer programs; digital formats; electronic resources; works of art preservation