The No.1 Website for Pro Audio
 Search This Thread  Search This Forum  Search Reviews  Search Gear Database  Search Gear for sale  Search Gearslutz Go Advanced
Media Archival Software Tools
Old 30th November 2017
Deleted User
Media Archival Software Tools

Archivematica is an integrated suite of open-source software tools that allows users to process digital objects from ingest to access in compliance with the ISO-OAIS functional model.

BWF MetaEdit is a free, open source application that supports embedding, validating, and exporting of metadata in Broadcast WAVE Format (BWF) files.

AVI MetaEdit supports embedding and validating metadata in RIFF-based Audiovisual Interleave format (AVI) video files.

MediaInfo is a convenient unified display of the most relevant technical and tag data for video and audio files.

MediaConch - Implementation checker, policy checker, & reporter for Matroska, FFV1, & PCM.

MediaTrace is a technical report that expresses the binary architecture of a file as interpreted by MediaArea tools such as MediaInfo, and MediaConch.

QCTools is a software tool that helps users analyze and understand their digitized video files through use of audiovisual analytics and filtering, as well as audio playback tools.

Sonic Visualiser is an application for viewing and analysing the contents of music audio files.

FIMS is a vendor-neutral common framework for implementing Interoperable Media Services using a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) based system for use in broadcast, production, post production, media distribution, and media archive applications. The framework supports interoperability, interchangeability and reusability of media specific services.

FACET is a point-based, open source software tool that ranks audio field collections based on preservation condition, the level of deterioration they exhibit, and the degree of risk they carry.

Fixity is a free and open-source utility for automated monitoring and reporting on the data integrity of stored files.

Exactly is a free and open source application that is easy-to-use for remotely and safely transferring any digital data from a sender to a recipient.

Interstitial is a free and open source tool that detects the common problem of dropped samples, resulting in lost audio, as a result of malfunctioning audio digitization systems.

MDQC is a cross-platform tool designed to expedite metadata quality control across large numbers of digital assets.

AVCC is an open source application that enables collaborative, efficient item-level cataloging of audiovisual collections.

Archon is a content management system for archival information.

ArchivesSpace is the next-generation web-based archives information management system, designed by archivists and supported by diverse archival repositories.

Manifest is a Mac OS bash script to verify unconventional md5 manifest structure: when a directory contains individual .md5 files for each content file.

JHOVE open source file format identification, validation & characterisation

xcorrsound suite of tools for automated quality assurance of audio migration processes (

Format Identification for Digital Objects (FIDO) is a Python command-line tool to identify the file formats of digital objects. It is designed for simple integration into automated work-flows.

Last edited by reynaud; 30th November 2017 at 06:55 PM..
Old 1st December 2017
Lives for gear

fantastic thread, thanks!
Post Reply

Welcome to the Gearslutz Pro Audio Community!

Registration benefits include:
  • The ability to reply to and create new discussions
  • Access to members-only giveaways & competitions
  • Interact with VIP industry experts in our guest Q&As
  • Access to members-only sub forum discussions
  • Access to members-only Chat Room
  • Get INSTANT ACCESS to the world's best private pro audio Classifieds for only USD $20/year
  • Promote your eBay auctions and listings for free
  • Remove this message!
You need an account to post a reply. Create a username and password below and an account will be created and your post entered.

Slide to join now Processing…
Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Forum Jump
Forum Jump