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Record Id 52484
Title Using XFDU for CASPAR Information Packaging
Abstract Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to describe the use of XML formatted data unit (XFDU) technology to implement OAIS-based information packaging in the CASPAR project. Design/methodology/approach: The paper outlines new tools and techniques in working with XFDU for the purpose of preserving complex digital information. Findings: The preservation of digital assets was facilitated by using the features of XFDU in the CASPAR project. Practical implications: The paper is of interest to those responsible for the archival or long term preservation of digital assets. Originality/value: The paper demonstrates new tools and techniques, which together provide an integrated system suitable for solving complex issues of preserving digital assets using information packaging.
Organisation ESC , STFC
Keywords Representation Information , XFDU , Physics , CASPAR , Preservation DataStores , Digital Preservation , Information Packaging , OAIS
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Language English (EN)
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Journal Article OCLC Systems and Services 26, no. 2 (2010). http://dx.doi.org…08/10650751011048452 2010