The ultimate record of the experiment is the published papers. In the long term, we assume that nothing else is preserved.
For the near future, we can preserve everything that allows further analysis of the data to be performed.
DOE may require retention of the original data tapes for some period.
Early logbooks and documents¶
Iron samples and permeability measurements¶
Digital Permanent archives¶
TOF - Time of Flight¶
Beam - collector files¶
Beam - mbeam root files¶
Digital working files¶
Monte Carlo input¶
Current and historical backups¶
CVS ( git ? )¶
Operating System source and containers¶
Logbook - ECL archive¶
Mailing List archives¶
Purge obsolete files¶
Remove obsolete SAM files and projects¶
Raw data vault - verify and duplicate to offsite¶
How do we check that the Items have been and continue to be preserved ?
History and current state of preservation.