(Westford, MA) - May 15, 2007 – Image Fortress today announced that it has been selected by Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] to support the design and implementation of the Electronic Records Archives (ERA) system for the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).
The ERA system will capture and preserve for the life of the republic the electronic records of the Federal Government, regardless of format, ensure hardware and software independence, and provide online access to Federal officials and the American public.
"On NARA's ERA program, Image Fortress is providing key digital archiving capabilities and expertise needed in the development and implementation of important elements for our nation’s electronic archives of the future," said Lockheed Martin's ERA Program Director Clyde Relick. “We’re delighted to have their technical team a part of our project team.”
“We’re extremely honored to be a subcontractor to Lockheed Martin on this most vital project to develop and implement the ERA system for the U.S. National Archives,” said Matt Pokress, Chief Operating Officer of Image Fortress. “We are committed to helping our team build and operate for NARA a digital archiving system that will ensure, for the life of our republic, the preservation of and ease of access to the records of our national experience.”
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About Image Fortress Corporation
Headquartered in Westford, MA, Image Fortress Corporation (www.imagefortress.com) provides fully automated electronic records archiving services designed to ensure long-term preservation, integrity, renderability and accessibility of vital organization records to government and commercial organizations. The company’s family of DigitalFortress™ online digital archiving services is compliant with ISO’s Digital Archiving standards and with NARA requirements for Federal, state and local government electronic records archiving. Image Fortress is a member of the Society of American Archivists and the Association of Records Managers and Administrators (ARMA).
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