[Moims-dai] Last para of response to Rosenthal

Robert R Downs rdowns at ciesin.columbia.edu
Tue Feb 23 17:56:03 UTC 2016

Your suggested changes look good to me, David.



Robert R. Downs, PhD
Senior Digital Archivist and Senior Staff Associate Officer of Research
Acting Head of Cyberinfrastructure and Informatics Research and Development
Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN),
The Earth Institute, Columbia University
P.O. Box 1000, 61 Route 9W, Palisades, NY 10964 USA
Voice: 845-365-8985; fax: 845-365-8922
E-mail: rdowns at ciesin.columbia.edu
Columbia University CIESIN Web site: http://www.ciesin.columbia.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-8595-5134

On 2/23/2016 12:51 PM, David Giaretta wrote:
> Changes to the last paragraph of the draft response  were suggested in 
> the call and Mike Kearney emailed a suggestion to append some text to 
> be a little more open.
> I therefore propose the following change, replacing the last para with
> *Taking distributed archives as an example, which are mentioned in the 
> original post as being beyond OAIS. We noted above that mapping PDS to 
> OAIS indicates that this is not true and the core concepts of OAIS do 
> apply. It may be sensible to create new standards for the 
> implementation of distributed archives, for example to define new ways 
> to implement federations or special storage systems. This would not in 
> itself imply changes to OAIS.*
> **
> *As noted at the start, OAIS is scheduled for review/revision in 2017. 
> It will be important to collect ideas/comments/corrections but it is 
> essential to distinguish between changes in OAIS itself versus 
> suggestions for new, separate, standards. Our comments indicate that 
> the points made in the original post fall in the latter category. 
> However, if there are other new considerations, or if you feel we 
> didn’t understand your post, we would be happy to discuss this. *
> **
> Please let me know what you think.
> ..David
> _______________________________________________
> Moims-dai mailing list
> Moims-dai at mailman.ccsds.org
> http://mailman.ccsds.org/mailman/listinfo/moims-dai

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mailman.ccsds.org/pipermail/moims-dai/attachments/20160223/9fce3281/attachment.html>

More information about the MOIMS-DAI mailing list