D3.2 Report on future research challenges

This document presents nine future research challenges identified by the SCAPE project. These challenges, when properly addressed, would bring further improvements in areas of understating the technology evolution; preservation infrastructures for science memory and cultural heritage; and preserving and benchmarking of preservation tools and components.
Furthermore general research contributions of the SCAPE project are listed and a report on the outcomes of a workshop on Open Research Challenges in Digital Preservation organized at IPRES 2013 is provided.