Software for Digital Preservation

Download version 6.1.0, released 31 July 2013.

Xena is free and open source software developed by the National Archives of Australia to aid in the long term preservation of digital records. Xena is an acronym meaning Xml Electronic Normalising for Archives.

Xena is a component of the Digital Preservation Software Platform (DPSP).

Xena software aids digital preservation by performing two important tasks:

  • detecting the file formats of digital objects
  • converting digital objects into open formats for preservation.

Image of Xena Processing

Xena is very easy to install and use, download it now!