Why APTrust

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APTrust is more than just a storage solution; it’s a community dedicated to preserving your digital assets with modern, cloud-based infrastructure. APTrust is your partner in digital preservation

Key Benefits

  • Proven Track Record: Nearly 10 years in production with over 450+ TB of unique content preserved.
  • Easy Integration: Lightweight and well-documented ingest and restoration procedures.
  • Flexible Storage: Options for high assurance, basic archive, and deep archive storage to fit your needs.
  • Community Support: Access to a vibrant community of practice and expert staff for consultation.
  • Cost-Effective: Competitive storage fees with transparent financial and governance documentation.

Why Choose APTrust?

  1. Transparency and Trust:
  2. Engaged Community:
    • Collaboration with leaders in digital preservation like NDSA and Digital POWRR.
    • Open-source tools and active participation in research grants.
  3. Advanced Tools and Infrastructure:
    • Modern cloud-native architecture using AWS, S3, Glacier, and Wasabi.
    • Open-source software is available from our website and GitHub for easy integration.
  4. Exceptional Support:
    • Dedicated staff available for consultation and support.
    • Comprehensive user guides and regular community meetings.

APTrust gives us access to a new layer of digital preservation and a community interested in systematically addressing long-term preservation challenges.


Jimmy Ghaphery, Associate Dean for Scholarly Communications and Publishing, Virginia Commonwealth University

Join APTrust and secure your digital content for generations to come.