Storage Glossary

Industry jargon, links and resources.

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Tape Vaulting

Data tape specifications, media vault guidelines, handling suggestions…

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Seismic Data

Typical media and formats, archive suggestions, map types…

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Microforms

Signs of deterioration, film bases, specifications, proper handling suggestions…

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Moving Image

Abbreviated terms, media types, temperature and humidity charts…

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Healthcare Information

HIPPA guidelines, EHR vs. physical records, x-ray media…

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