The database is a hidden hurdle

Questions Managers Should Ask Their Team When Contemplating dataBase Preservation

The Phone Rings, Client: We have a website and database we need to migrate to Drupal. Me: How big is the database? Client: Huge! Moving to a new platform means moving the database. Where does the data "live?" Do you own that space, or are you a renter? What's the cost of moving...
woodcut of workers using printing press in 1568

Design lives

Time was, design was something of a blueprint. You drafted up the poster or magazine or brochure. You knew the materials that would go into it. You knew the printer's color process. You knew the paper stock you'd be using. You knew the tolerances of the machinery involved. And...