ISO/IEC 11179-6

Information technology - Metadata registries (MDR) - Part 6: Registration

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Organization: ISO
Publication Date: 1 August 2015
Status: active
Page Count: 72
ICS Code (Information coding): 35.040
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Statement of scope

This part of ISO/IEC 11179 defines the type of information to be specified, the conditions to be met, and the procedure(s) to be followed for each metadata item to be registered in a metadata registry. The requirements and procedures contained herein apply to all metadata items specified in ISO/IEC 11179‑3 and those specified in ISO/IEC 19763. Some Registration Authorities may want to use this part of ISO/IEC 11179 to register and manage locally defined metadata item types that are not defined in ISO/IEC 11179‑3 or ISO/IEC 19763.

This part of ISO/IEC 11179 addresses the common metadata that is used to document the common facilities of a metadata registry: administration, identification, naming and definition, details that can apply to any and all types of metadata items.

Exclusions

This part of ISO/IEC 11179 does not address the metadata that is specific to particular types of metadata items such as data elements and value domains. This part of ISO/IEC 11179 does NOT specify the registry's system design, file organization techniques, storage media, programming languages, etc. to be used in its implementation.

Document History

ISO/IEC 11179-6
August 1, 2015
Information technology - Metadata registries (MDR) - Part 6: Registration
Statement of scope This part of ISO/IEC 11179 defines the type of information to be specified, the conditions to be met, and the procedure(s) to be followed for each metadata item to be registered...
January 15, 2005
Information technology - Metadata registries (MDR) - Part 6: Registration
This part of ISO/IEC 11179 specifies the procedure by which administered items required in various application areas could be registered and assigned an internationally unique identifier. For each...
April 1, 1997
Information Technology - Specification and Standardization of Data Elements - Part 6: Registration of Data Elements
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