The CCSD has been in a partnership with the CINES for the long-term preservation of documents (pdf files) since 2009.
CINES (National Computing Center for Higher Education) is a French public institution, located in Montpellier (south of France) and supervised by the French ministry for Higher Education and Research.
CINES offers remarkable services to the scientific community through three national strategic missions:
- High performance computing
- Long term digital preservation;
- hosting of national computer platforms.