Digital Media Group (DMG)
Government Information Preservation Working Group
To provide government
agencies with information to make informed decisions for using digital
storage technologies in digital data storage or preservation strategies.
- Act as a liaison/meeting
place between government users and the optical storage technology
- Inform government
users of the current state-of-the-art in optical storage technology.
- Highlight optical
storage technology research relevant to government users.
- Serve as a forum
for government users to share digital data preservation issues and
Want to participate
in the next meeting?
The meetings are intended to help you learn about governmental digital
information preservation issues using optical discs and the possibilities
or opportunities for addressing them. You may also help others attending
the meetings if you have knowledge of how your agency is addressing
these issues. Presentations, Q&A, and informal open discussions,
are the format. We also recommend that you subscribe
to the members email reflector to follow the GIPWoG discussion on data
If you are interested
in attending the next GIPWoG meeting,