This page lists some useful documents related to emulation and preservation for professionals.
"This deliverable describes the first version of GRATE (Global Remote Access To Emulation services), one of the tools for environments in PA/5, which allows access to emulation processes run remotely via a network.
This document is intended for both project participants and technical specialists. It describes the history, design, functionality, technical environment and future work of the latest release of GRATE within the Planets project. It does not contain a user manual for the tool. Installation notes can be downloaded from the appropriate project website, together with the released software."
Planets_PA5-D7_GRATE.pdf 541.91 kB
"This deliverable is meant as a first exploration of the possibilities, strengths and weaknesses of the application of emulation and virtualization as a preservation approach."
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
Organisation des Nations Unies pour l’éducation, la science et la culture
Adopted at the 32nd session of the General Conference of UNESCO, 17 October 2003
Charter_en.pdf 92.13 kB
A joint report of The Library of Congress National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program
The Joint Information Systems Committee
The Open Access to Knowledge (OAK) Law Project