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MIGRATION (Preferred term)
Act of moving records from one system to another, while maintaining the records authenticity, integrity, reliability and usability.
Migration involves a set of organised tasks designed to periodically transfer digital material from one hardware or software configuration to another, or from one generation of technology to another.
Source: ISO 15489 Standard for Records Management