Visit from the Ambassador of India to Norway

Rune with Indian Ambassador

Visit from the Ambassador of India to Norway On Saturday 5 December, 2020, we had the pleasure of a visit from The Ambassador of India to Norway, His Excellency Dr. B. Bala Bhaskar. Rune Bjerkestrand with Dr. B. Bala Bhaskar After having shown Dr. Bhaskar Piql’s unique technology for secure, long term preservation, we discussed […]

Azyl Production

Azyl Production

PROJECT CASE STUDY Two films, two topics shaping today’s society, captured and stored for hundreds of years Azyl Production is currently one of the largest companies of film production in Slovakia. Following the success of the feature film Candidate (Kandidát), they have expanded their portfolio to produce a series of 100 opinions (100 názorov) for […]

More treasures for the Arctic World Archive

2020 AWA deposit

More treasures for the Arctic World Archive On the remote arctic island of Svalbard, a diverse group of people gathered with a shared purpose: to ensure survival of their piece of world memory. National Museum and National Armed Forces Museum of Norway, UNICEF, MIF and Piql representatives outside of AWA Although many others also wished […]

Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute (SHMÚ)

Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute (SHMÚ)

PROJECT CASE STUDY SHMÚ meteorological observations will be preserved for future generations The Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute (SHMÚ) is a specialized organization performing meteorological service at the national and international levels. It is most often brought to the public’s attention through meteorological and hydrological forecasts and warnings. Although it has been operating under this name only […]

BECIL and Piql India join forces

BECIL India with Piql

BECIL and Piql India join forces We are excited to announce a new partnership with Broadcast Engineering Consultants India Ltd (BECIL) to deliver Piql’s digital transformation and preservation services to the Indian market. BECIL is a Mini Ratna Public Sector Enterprise of the Government of India and provides project consultancy services and turnkey solutions for […]

Nobel Prize laureate stores life’s work in the Arctic World Archive

Olga Torkarczuk

Nobel Prize laureate stores life’s work in the Arctic World Archive Coinciding with the Nobel Peace Prize announcement for 2020, Piql is thrilled to announce the first Arctic World Archive (AWA) deposit from a Nobel Prize laureate. Olga Tokarczuk, Literature laureate from Poland, has stored her life’s work of 14 books on piqlFilm in the […]

ISTROKAPITAL

ISTROKAPITAL

PROJECT CASE STUDY A fundamentally different way of archiving data — that is the reason why ISTROKAPITAL decided to store encrypted data on piqlFilm ISTROKAPITAL is one of the major financial groups in the Central European region. The companies belonging to the ISTROKAPITAL group provide comprehensive professional services, especially in the field of banking and […]

Don’t let the future be an afterthought

Don’t let the future be an afterthough One challenge we see businesses often facing is the lack of foresight.  The future can be such a difficult priority, because it can always be looked after tomorrow. We all agree it’s important, but with all our immediate projects and priorities, it can be difficult to devote time […]

How we’re stopping global memory loss

How we are stopping global memory loss The world is at risk of losing its memory. We want to make sure it doesn’t. The growth of online data is exploding faster than we can create systems to manage it. Not only is there pressure (through regulations and business need) to keep data for long periods […]

Preserving our audio-visual heritage

Preserving our audio-visual heritage Some of our most valuable treasures are held in an audio and visual form. Moments that changed the world. Speeches that changed the course of history. Events that shock us. Stories that inspired us. Our memories are at the core of who we are and for the World Day for Audio […]