Center of Excellence for Digital Preservation

E-Governance group of C-DAC NOIDA has been awarded the most innovative Pilot Implementation Project on "Center of Excellence for Digital Preservation" under National Digital Preservation Program by the EMC Forum 2015. The pilot project is executed for Supreme Court of India and Delhi District Courts.

C-DAC, Noida is entrusted with the responsibility for creating a Digital Preservation System for the disposed case records as a pilot under the guidance of High Court of Delhi and e-Committee Supreme Court of India. The main aim of this project is to create Trustworthy Digital Repository (TDR) a long term digital preservation environment for the disposed case records through adaptation of Open Archival Information System [OAIS (ISO14721:2003)] developed by Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems (CCSDS).The information package containing disposed case records will be transferred to the central archive system for long term preservation. These records will be maintained and preserved for longer period of time with the appropriate preservation policies applied on them and keep them available and accessible to designated community irrespective of hardware, software & technological changes.

This flagship event held at JW Marriott, Aerocity, New Delhi on 15-16 October, 2015. The award was received by Shri Rishi Prakash, Chief Investigator on behalf of Dr. B.K Murthy ,Executive Director, C-DAC Noida.