Publications

David S.H. Rosenthal, “Architectural Choices in LOCKSS Networks”, Library High Tech Vol 32 Issue 1. PDF Preprint PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal, and Daniel Vargas. “Distributed Digital Preservation in the Cloud”, International Digital Curation Conference, Amsterdam, Netherlands, January 2013. Published in International Journal of Digital Curation, Vol. 8 No. 1 pp. 107-119 2013 View Text PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal, Daniel C. Rosenthal, Ethan L. Miller, Ian F. Adams, Mark W. Storer and Erez Zadok. “The Economics of Long-Term Digital Storage”, Memory of the World in the Digital Age, Vancouver, BC, September 2012. PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal and Daniel L. Vargas. “LOCKSS Boxes in the Cloud” Report to Library of Congress, September 2012. PDF
Ian Adams, Ethan L. Miller and David S.H. Rosenthal. “Using Storage Class Memory for Archives with DAWN, a Durable Array of Wimpy Nodes” (Technical Report UCSC-SSRC-11-05), Storage Systems Research Center, May 2011. View Text PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal. “Deduplicating Devices Considered Harmful”, ACM Queue vol. 9, no. 5, May 17, 2011. Based on this blog post. View Text
Philip Gust. “Accessing LOCKSS Content Through OPACS and Link Resolvers” (White Paper), November 11, 2010. PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal. “Keeping Bits Safe: How Hard Can It Be?”, Communications of the ACM vol. 53, no. 11, 2010, pp. 47-55. doi:10.1145/1839676.1839692. See a letter to the editor with a response. This article was previously published online in ACM Queue, Oct 1, 2010. View Text PDF
James R. Jacobs and Victoria Reich. “Preservation for all: LOCKSS-USDOCS and our digital future”, Documents to the People, vol. 38, no. 3, Fall 2010. PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal and Victoria Reich. “Archiving Supplemental Materials”, Information Standards Quarterly, vol. 22, no. 3, Summer 2010. doi:10.3789/isqv22n3.2010.04 View Text PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal. “LOCKSS: Lots Of Copies Keep Stuff Safe”, Presented at the NIST Digital Preservation Interoperability Framework Workshop, March 29-31, 2010, Gaithersburg, MD. PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal. “Format Obsolescence: Assessing the Threat and the Defenses”, Library High Tech, Special Issue, vol. 28, no. 2, 2010, pp.195-210. doi:10.1108/07378831011047613 Winner of the 2011 Outstanding Paper Award for Library High Tech by Emerald Literati Network. View Text PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal. “Bit Preservation: A Solved Problem?”, International Journal of Digital Curation, vol. 1, no.5, 2010, pp. 134-148. View Text PDF
Victoria Reich and David S.H. Rosenthal. “Distributed Digital Preservation: Private LOCKSS Networks as Business, Social, and Technical Frameworks”, Library Trends, vol. 57, no. 3, Winter 2009, pp. 461-475. doi:10.1353/lib.0.0047 View Text PDF
Mema Roussopoulos and Prashanth P. Bungale. “Stealth Modification versus Nuisance Attacks in the LOCKSS Peer-to-Peer Digital Preservation System”, Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications, vol. 3, no. 4, 2009, pp. 265-276. doi:10.1007/s12083-009-0055-5 View Text PDF
Victoria Reich. “Distributed Digital Preservation”, Proceedings of the Indo-US Workshop on International Trends in Digital Preservation, National Digital Preservation Program, Pune, India, March 2009. PDF
Micah Altman, James A. Jacobs, Richard Pearce-Moses, Victoria Reich, Bernie Reilly, Nan Rubin, Julie Sweetkind-Singer (contributors). “Taking Charge: Preserving Our Digital Heritage, Part II”, Against the Grain, vol. 21, no. 2, April 2009. View Text
Peter Burnhill, Daniel Cornwall, Vic Elliott, Martin Halbert, James R. Jacobs, Amy Kohrman, Heather Ruland Staines, Katherine Skinner, Aaron Trehub, Glen Worthey (contributors). “Taking Charge: Preserving Our Digital Heritage, Part I”, Against the Grain, vol. 21, no. 1, February 2009. View Text
David S.H. Rosenthal. “Bit Preservation: A Solved Problem?”, Proceedings of iPRES2008, London, UK, September 2008. PDF
Paul Williams, David S.H. Rosenthal, Mema Roussopoulos, and Steve Georgis. “Predicting the Archival Life of Removable Hard Disk Drives”, Proceedings of Archiving 2008, Bern, Switzerland, June 2008. PDF
Victoria Reich. “Follow the Money!”, Serials Review, vol. 32, no. 2, June 2006, Pages 68-69. doi:10.1016/j.serrev.2006.03.008 PDF
Mary Baker, Mehul Shah, David S.H. Rosenthal, Mema Roussopoulos, Petros Maniatis, TJ Giuli, Prashanth Bungale. “A Fresh Look at the Reliability of Long-term Digital Storage”, Proceedings of EuroSys, April, 2006. View Text PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal, Thomas S. Robertson, Tom Lipkis, Vicky Reich, Seth Morabito. “Requirements for Digital Preservation Systems: A Bottom-Up Approach”, D-Lib Magazine, vol. 11, no. 11, November 2005. doi:10.1045/november2005-rosenthal View Text PDF
T.J. Giuli, Petros Maniatis, Mary Baker, David S.H. Rosenthal, Mema Roussopoulos. “Attrition Defenses for a Peer-to-Peer Digital Preservation System”, Proceedings of the 2005 USENIX Annual Technical Conference, April 2005, Anaheim, CA. PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal, Thomas Lipkis, Thomas Robertson, Seth Morabito. “Transparent Format Migration of Preserved Web Content”, D-Lib Magazine, vol. 11, no. 1, January 2005. doi:10.1045/january2005-rosenthal View Text PDF
Prashanth P. Bungale, Geoffrey Goodell and Mema Roussopoulos. “Conservation vs. Consensus in Peer-to-Peer Preservation Systems”, Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Peer-To-Peer Systems (IPTPS 2005), February 24-25, 2005, Ithaca, NY. View Text
Petros Maniatis, TJ Giuli, Mema Roussopoulos, David S.H. Rosenthal, Mary Baker. “Impeding Attrition Attacks on P2P Systems”, 11th ACM SIGOPS European Workshop, September, 2004, Leuven, Belgium. PDF
Petros Maniatis, Mema Roussopoulos, TJ Giuli, David S.H. Rosenthal, Mary Baker, and Yanto Muliadi. “LOCKSS: A Peer-to-Peer Digital Preservation System”, ACM Transactions on Computer Systems vol. 23, no. 1, February 2005, pp. 2-50. View Text PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal, Mema Roussopoulos, TJ Giuli, Petros Maniatis, Mary Baker. “Using Hard Disks For Digital Preservation”, Presented at the IS&T Archiving Conference, April 2004, San Antonio, TX. PDF
Mema Roussopoulos, Mary Baker, David S.H. Rosenthal, TJ Giuli, Petros Maniatis, Jeff Mogul. “2 P2P or Not 2 P2P?”, Presented at Peer-to-Peer Systems III: Third International Workshop, IPTPS February 26-27, 2004, La Jolla, CA. doi:10.1007/978-3-540-30183-7_4 View Text PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal, Petros Maniatis, Mema Roussopoulos, TJ Giuli, Mary Baker. “Notes on the Design of an Internet Adversary”, Adaptive and Resilient Computing Security Workshop, November, 2003. PDF
Petros Maniatis, Mema Roussopoulos, TJ Giuli, David S.H. Rosenthal, Mary Baker, and Yanto Muliadi. “Preserving Peer Replicas By Rate-Limited Sampled Voting”, Presented at the 19th ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP), October 2003, Bolton Landing, NY. 2003, Winner of Best Paper Award. Won Overall ACM 2004 Student Research Competition Grand Finals – Graduate Division – 2nd place View Text PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal, Mema Roussopoulos, Petros Maniatis, Mary Baker. “Economic Measures to Resist Attacks on a Peer-to-Peer Network”, Presented at the 1st Workshop on Economics of Peer-to-peer Systems, June 2003, Berkeley, CA. PDF
David S.H. Rosenthal. “A Digital Preservation Network Appliance Based on OpenBSD”. In Proceedings of BSDcon 2003, San Mateo, CA. PDF
Michael A. Keller, Vicky Reich, and Andrew Herkovic. “What is a library anymore anyway?”, First Monday, vol. 8, no. 5, 2003. View Text
Nikolaos Michalakis, Dah-Ming Chiu and David S.H. Rosenthal. “Long Term Data Resilience Using Opinion Polls”, Presented at IPCCC: The 22nd International Performance, Computing, and Communications Conference, April 9-11, 2003, Phoenix, AZ. PDF
Vicky Reich. “Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe As A Cooperative Archiving Solution for E-Journals”, Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship, no. 36, Fall 2002. View Text
David S. H. Rosenthal and Mark I Seiden. “Is There an Alternative to Long-Term Secrets?”, Presented at the Santa Fe Institute Workshop: Resilient & Active Defense Of Networks, November 2002, Santa Fe, NM. PDF
Vicky Reich & David S.H. Rosenthal. “LOCKSS, A permanent web publishing and access system: Brief introduction and status report”, Serials: The Journal for the Serials Community, vol. 14, no. 3, 2001, pp. 239-244. View Text
Vicky Reich & David S.H. Rosenthal. “LOCKSS: A Permanent Web Publishing and Access System”, D-Lib Magazine, vol. 7, no. 6. June 2001. http://dx.doi.org/10.1045/june2001-reich View Text PDF
Vicky Reich & David S.H. Rosenthal. “LOCKSS (Lots Of Copies Keep Stuff Safe)”, Presented at CEDARS Workshop: Information Infrastructures for Digital Preservation. December 6, 2000, York, England.
David S.H. Rosenthal and Vicky Reich. “Permanent Web Publishing”, In Proceedings of the FREENIX Track: 2000 USENIX Annual Technical Conference. June 18-23, 2000, San Diego, California. pp. 129-140. PDF
Vicky Reich & David S.H. Rosenthal. “LOCKSS (Lots Of Copies Keep Stuff Safe)”, Presented at Preservation 2000: An International Conference on the Preservation and Long Term Accessibility of Digital Materials, December 7-8, 2000, York, England. Also published in The New Review of Academic Librarianship, vol. 6, no. 1, 2000, pp. 155-161. doi:10.1080/13614530009516806