verification [English]

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n. ~ PaaST (Verification) · One or more preservation actions that aim at determining whether a preservation target has been preserved successfully.


  • PaaST (1.0) 2017 (†860 p. 16): A special type of involvement is Verification; that is PreservationActions that determine whether a PreservationTarget has been preserved successfully. Verification is essential in digital preservation because unintended and inappropriate changes can happen in storage, transmittal and in other PreservationActions that impact PreservationTargets. (†2457)