DROID Demo: https://vimeo.com/24718678
DROID (Digital Record Object Identification) created by the National Archives UK is a free automatic file format
The free and JAVA-based File Information Tool Set (FITS) identifies, validates and extracts technical metadata for
a wide range of file formats.
JHOVE provides functions to perform format-specific identification, validation, and characterization of digital
JHOVE2 is open source software for format-aware characterization of digital objects.
A command line utility used for backups, but also very helpful in copying from one storage system to another (e.g.,
from hard drive to watch folder).
Free and open source toolset Includes capabilities to generate both framecrc and framemd5 checksums
A free application to allow for the documentation, monitoring, and regular integrity checks of stored files.
Command line utility usable on either Unix or MS-DOS/Windows, which generates and verifies message digests
(digital signatures) using the MD5 algorithm.
A command line program to compute md5 hash values on a Windows machine.