|System integrity refers to the stability and accessibility
of the server hosting the resource over time. This usually refers to the
work of system administrators.
If a server cannot be reliably accessed, the value of a resource held on
it may be reduced, regardless of the information that it contains.
The technologies and systems used to improve access levels can affect the
perceived quality of a resource.
Imagine reading a description of a site that sounds as if it will be
of great value to your research, only to find that each time you try to
connect to the site the service is unavailable.
is the technical performance of the resource acceptable?
to look for:
have adequate measures been taken to maintain the
integrity of the system?
resource is currently accessible
mirror sites are available
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