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DROID (Digital Record Object Identification) is an automatic file format identification tool. It is the first in a planned series of tools developed by The National Archives under the umbrella of its PRONOM technical registry service. (Excerpt from this source)

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  • Total references to 'droid' across all Ariadne articles: 44
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  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'droid': 2006-07
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  1. david tarrant (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. steve hitchcock (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. chris awre (see articles on this topic by this author)
  4. richard green (see articles on this topic by this author)
  5. karen estlund (see articles on this topic by this author)

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The Digital Preservation Roadshow 2009-10: The Incomplete Diaries of Optimistic Travellers

William Kilbride and Malcolm Todd report on the Digital Preservation Roadshow - an eleven month tour of the UK and Ireland designed to provide archivists and record managers with practical advice and support in managing digital resources.

January 2010, issue62, event report

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by Dr. Radut