The Archive Continuum Part 5: Evaluating Your Needs

The Archive Continuum Part 5: Evaluating Your Needs

Over the course of this series, we’ve looked at the many definitions of “archive” and reviewed the various use cases for each. Let’s recap the use cases that we explored along the archive continuum.   High-Functionality   High-functionality archives have nearly...
The Archive Continuum Part 2: Cold Storage Use Cases

The Archive Continuum Part 2: Cold Storage Use Cases

The very definition of “archive” varies greatly. So much so, that in the first post in this series, we proposed that archives exist on a continuum depending on the data structure and level of access required. On one end, you’ll find archives with low-to-no...
The Archive Continuum Part 1: What is an Archive?

The Archive Continuum Part 1: What is an Archive?

In the healthcare technology space, ask someone what “archive” means, and depending on who’s using the term and what their intended use case may be, you’ll get a different answer from nearly everyone. The very definition of the word “archive” is fluid – and as a...