Title
Profile for the Long Term Preservation of NATO Digital Information of Permanent value

Reference document

Org
NATO
Pubnum
AC/324-D(2014)0008
Date
2014-07-03
Version
1
Title
Directive on the Preservation of NATO Digital Information of Permanent Value

Subprofiles

Status

URI

History

Flag Date RFC Version
added 2014-11-24 8-2 9.0
UUID
4991fbff-3ff6-4728-a179-28c9bf677f19

Profile for the Long Term Preservation of NATO Digital Information of Permanent value

Data Sets - Archive Service Profile

Archiving Services

Mandatory

Requirements

  • Preserve structured and unstructured data for future analysis
  • Preserve logical structure of dataset as well as syntax and semantics of elements within the dataset
  • Preserve data types and data structures

Data Sets DB - Archive Service Profile

Archiving Services

Mandatory

Geospatial - Archive Service Profile

Archiving Services

Mandatory

Requirements

  • Preserve resolution and scalability
  • Preserve geospatial metadata

Moving Image - Archive Service Profile

Archiving Services

Mandatory

Requirements

  • Preserve resolution (clarity, colors), scalability, and ability of video
  • Preserve video metadata, including timecodes and other tagging
  • Compressibility, preference for lossless compression
  • Preference for larger resolution and higher audio bitrates

Sound - Archive Service Profile

Archiving Services

Mandatory

Requirements

  • Preserve resolution (sampling frequency) and depth
  • Preserve audio metadata

Still Image Raster - Archive Service Profile

Archiving Services

Mandatory

Requirements

  • Preserve resolution (clarity, colors), scalability, and ability of render the image
  • Preserve image metadata
  • Compressibility, preference for lossless compression
  • Preference for larger resolution

Still Image Vector - Archive Service Profile

Archiving Services

Mandatory

Text - Archive Service Profile

Archiving Services

Mandatory

Use conformance level PDF/A-2aRequirements

  • Preserve integrity of text, diagram and figures, pagination and navigation (formatting)
  • Preserve document metadata
  • Inclusion of fonts, layout information, and indices

Text Email - Archive Service Profile

Archiving Services

Mandatory

Requirements

  • Preserve email content including attachments
  • Preserve complete mailboxes. Important messages might be exported and preserved as individual text documents.

Text Chat - Archive Service Profile

Archiving Services

Mandatory

Use conformance level PDF/A-2aRequirements

  • Preserve message content, including attachments
  • Preserve complete dialogs per user or multi-user chat room with time-stamps.
  • Preserve information about users and user groups

Web Archive - Archive Service Profile

Archiving Services

Mandatory

Requirements

  • Preserve structure and content of web, including scripts
  • Inclusion of external content might be necessary
  • Preserve metadata associated with content
  • Dynamic/interactive or userspecific content is problematic