5.1.1.1.3 - The repository shall have procedures in place to evaluate when changes are needed to current hardware.

Explanation

SP staff collaborate with personnel from the University of Toronto Libraries' Information Technology Services (ITS) department to evaluate information about hardware performance. Evaluations vary in formality according to the circumstances. When necessary, systems administrators at SP and ITS consult vendors for additional information.

Responsibility

Digital Preservation Policy Librarian

Systems Administrator

Future Plans

Relevant Documents

  1. Hardware and Software Inventory