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Heritrix

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Heritrix is the Internet Archive's open-source, extensible, web-scale, archival-quality web crawler project.

Hanzo Archives

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Diigo

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Diigo provides a browser add-on that can really improve your research productivity. As you read on the web, instead of just bookmarking, you can highlight portions of web pages that are of particular interest to you. You can also attach sticky notes to specific parts of web pages.

Find It! Keep It!

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Find It! Keep It! is a tool to save and organise web content.

DeepArc

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DeepArc was developed by the National Library of France (BnF) with XQuark to transform relational database content into XML for archiving purposes. It is part of the International Internet Preservation Consortium (IIPC) tool suite for web archiving.

The DeDuplicator (Heritrix add-on module)

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The DeDuplicator is an add-on module for Heritrix to reduce the amount of duplicate data collected in a series of snapshot crawls.

Data Fountains

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Data Fountains is a tool for discovering and describing Internet resources about a particular topic. After signing on the user is guided through a series of Web pages that generate information describing a particular topic.

BAT: BnfArcTools

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BAT is a Perl package for processing Internet Archive ARC, DAT and CDX file format. This package was developped and is still maintained by the National Library of France (BnF) and is distributed under the GPL licence.

Archive-It

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XPAT

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The XPAT engine is an SGML/XML-aware search engine that the University of Michigan has deployed with an extremely diverse set of digital library resources.

Xinq

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Xinq is a tool that creates a web application completely from only an application-specification file written in XML. The created web application accesses data from an XML database and currently provides search and browse functionality. Update functionality is being developed under the umbrella of another open source project, Xedit, which is based on the Xinq architecture.

Xena

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Xena is free and open source software developed by the National Archives of Australia to aid in the long term preservation of digital records. Xena is an acronym meaning Xml Electronic Normalising for Archives.

TReSy

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TReSy is an XML search engine oriented to text retrieval.

Providing Authentic Long-term Archival Access to Complex Relational Data

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Paper from 2004

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We discuss long-term preservation of and access to relational databases. The focus is on national archives and science data archives which have to ingest and integrate data from a broad spectrum of vendor-specific relational database management systems (RDBMS).

Project JAXP

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Ronald Bourret XML Database Products

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This page gives information on XML Database Products.

Webroot Window Washer

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Webroot Window Washer is internet privacy software that cleans all aspects of your browser activity, including Internet history, address bar, cache, cookies, and more.

Secure Deletion

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Secure deletion involves the use of special software to ensure that when you delete a file, there really is no way to get it back again.

SDelete v1.51

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SDelete is a command line utility that takes a number of options. In any given use, it allows you to delete one or more files and/or directories, or to cleanse the free space on a logical disk.

PDWIPE

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PDWIPE (Physical Drive WIPE) is a standalone DOS utility to wipe (zero) an entire physical hard drive.

Ontrack Eraser Software

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Disk Utility

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In Disk Utility in Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, there are four Security Options you can use if you wish to securely erase a volume. This page gives further information.

Secure deletion wiki

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Secure Deletion tools are tools that completely delete the item that the user requests to be deleted. This wiki links to more information.

Eraser

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Eraser is an advanced security tool for Windows which allows you to completely remove sensitive data from your hard drive by overwriting it several times with carefully selected patterns.

Darik's Boot And Nuke

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Darik's Boot and Nuke ("DBAN") is a self-contained boot disk that securely wipes the hard disks of most computers. DBAN will automatically and completely delete the contents of any hard disk that it can detect, which makes it an appropriate utility for bulk or emergency data destruction.

dd_rescue

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dd_rescue is suitable for rescuing data from a medium with errors, i.e. a hard disk with some bad sectors.

dcfldd

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dcfldd is an enhanced version of GNU dd with features useful for forensics and security.

How To Use Cipher.exe to Overwrite Deleted Data in Windows

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This page explains how to use cipher.exe to overwrite deleted data in Windows.

CCleaner

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CCleaner is a tool for cleaning Windows PCs.

BCWipe

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BCWipe data wiping software enables you to permanently delete selected files so that they can never be recovered or undeleted. 

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