DSPS (Digital Preservation Software Platform)

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The DPSP is a collection of four software applications which support the goal of digital preservation.
Homepage:http://dpsp.sourceforge.net/
License:GNU General Public License v3
Function:Preservation System



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The Digital Preservation Software Platform (DPSP) is free and open source software developed by the National Archives of Australia. The DPSP is a collection of software applications which support the goal of digital preservation.

The DPSP comprises:

  • Xena stands for XML Electronic Normalising for Archives. Xena converts digital files to standards based, open formats.
  • Checksum Checker is a piece of software that is used to monitor the contents of a digital archive for data loss or corruption.
  • Manifest Maker produces a tab-separated list of digital files in a specified location. The manifest includes the checksum, path and filename of each digital file.

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