Journal article

The Ethics of Designing Digital Infrastructure

L Ormond-Parker, L Bernholz

Stanford Social Innovation Review. Summer2018 | Stanford Social Innovation Review | Published : 2018

Abstract

The article discusses the importance for nonprofit organizations to consider the design choices of their digital infrastructure and make sure that it is aligned with the goals and missions. It mentions the importance of digitization in the protection of files as against to the fragile VHS tapes and the capacity of the former to store backup copies offsite. It cites the steps undertaken by the Wadeye community in Australia to preserve their artifacts through digitization