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Data Haven

A Data Haven is a "place" where data is supposed to be secure at all times. There are several ideas behind the term, involving varing degrees of anonymity for the publisher, versus file security.

A data haven does not always guarantee file persistant existance forever, although such a storage mechanism should be perpetual for greater historical accountability.

The most common are Centralized and Decentralized approaches:

Both ideas follow the goal of keeping information available or secure to / from the public. (Quite contradictary, isn't it?)

See also: Communication | Information | Robustness