Research on the Application of Cloud Storage in Digital Preservation
Gao Jianxiu1，2 Wu Zhenxin1 Sun Shuo3
1 (National Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190,China) 2(Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049,China) 3(School of Computer Science and Technology, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing 100876,China)
This paper gives an overview on the technical architecture and principle of cloud storage, then analyses the challenges which are faced by traditional storage technologies, as well as the strategies adopted by cloud storage in the application of digital preservation. Then it takes two digital preservation cases to do more research on applicability of cloud storage in digital preservation.