Our team has deep expertise in libraries and archives as well as in software development, technical support and data migration

Ashley Blewer, MLIS

AV Preservation Specialist

Ashley works as our AV Preservation Specialist, primarily on the Archivematica project. She specializes in time-based media preservation, digital repository management, infrastructure/community building, computer-to-human interpretation and teaching technical concepts. She is an active contributor to MediaArea’s MediaConch, a open-source digital video file conformance checker software project, and Bay Area Video Coalition’s QCTools, an open-source digitized […]

Pieter Van Garderen, MAS

Founder / Senior Analyst

Pieter launched Artefactual Systems in 2001 to provide technology analysis and implementation services to archival organizations, in particular those wanting to develop and implement open-source solutions. Pieter has worked with public sector institutions worldwide to provide services that ranged from writing strategy reports, analyzing system requirements, designing technology architectures, developing software, and managing open-source projects. […]