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This space is the home for the activities of the OPF Emulation Interest Group.

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The aims of this group are to:

  • Promote emulation as a preservation strategy
  • Publish use-case & user stories
  • Collect emulation tools & technology (e.g. a registry)
  • Establish user support (forum / wiki) per framework / tool 



Chair: Klaus Rechert, University of Freiburg.

Contact: klaus [dot] rechert [at] rz [dot] uni-freiburg [dot] de 

or becky [at] openpreservation [dot] org


Publications working space 
Development of:

  • Case studies
  • Reports
  • Business cases

Events & training planning
Planning for upcoming events, training and webinars

Emulation links and information



Registry of tools

User guides and instructions

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Pages labelled with 'emulation' 

Page: Virtualisation using VirtualBox (SPRUCE)
Labels: spruce, spruce_glasgow, solution, emulation
Page: Creation of a virtual machine to run old or deprecated software (SPRUCE)
Labels: spruce, spruce_glasgow, solution, emulation
Page: Data Extraction from real world Android Phone Images through BW-FLA Emulation as a service (Practical Preservation Issues)
Labels: issue, unsolved_issue, opf, hackathon, android, emulation, database, preservation, data_capture
Page: Exact For DOS Bookkeeping Data Dataset (Knowledge Base)
Labels: freiburg, dataset, exact, dos, y2k, emulation, mixed_misc
Page: Exact For DOS Bookkeeping Data Solution (Knowledge Base)
Labels: solution, freiburg, emulation, exact, dos, backup, password, license, username
Page: Virtual Box Legacy Windows Environment (Knowledge Base)
Labels: solution, freiburg, emulation
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